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Binance.US CEO Brian Brooks quits after just three months

Resignation of former regulator comes amid intense scrutiny of crypto exchange

Cayman Islands-domiciled Binance is trying to beef up compliance as oversight of the cryptocurrency sector increases.   © Reuters

NEW YORK -- The CEO of Binance.US, the American arm of the world's largest cryptocurrency exchange, has resigned, robbing the company of a heavyweight former regulator as it grapples with increasing scrutiny from authorities around the world.

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