Bankrupt crypto lending firm BlockFi has reportedly uploaded uncensored financials by mistake, revealing $1.2 billion in assets tied up with bankrupt exchange FTX and its related trading firm Alameda Research.
According to a Jan. 24 report from CNBC, the unredacted filings show that as of Jan. 14, BlockFi had $415.9 million worth of assets linked to FTX and a whopping $831.3 million in loans to Alameda.
The previously censored financials were leaked as part of a presentation put together by M3 Partners, who is an advisor to the creditor committee and has reportedly admitted the filing was uploaded in error.
The correctly redacted Nov. 24 declaration relates to the creditor committee’s objection that BlockFi is seeking to pay key employees $12.3 million in retention payments despite their limited operations and assets.
According to a subsequent filing, the redacted portions include “trade secret[s] or confidential research, development, or commercial information.”
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