Three Arrows Capital co-founder Su Zhu seems like he could also be making an attempt a comeback amid the fallout over FTX and Sam Bankman-Fried — seen by some because the crypto trade’s latest supervillain.
After months of radio silence, Su Zhu remerged on Twitter on Nov. 9, the day after FTX revealed it was suffering from a “liquidity crunch.”
Because the FTX saga has unfolded, Zhu has continued to put up on Twitter, providing sage recommendation by means of poetic metaphors, whereas tweeting veiled criticism of Sam Bankman-Fried and his dealing with of FTX.
That being a greater swimmer led to her demise felt weird but apparent
The higher she might swim the extra she underestimated nature, how the distinction between individuals is just like the distinction between grains of sand, simply as theres no mighty grain there may be additionally no mighty particular person
— Zhu Su (@zhusu) November 10, 2022
In his newest Nov. 27 Twitter thread Zhu revealed his subsequent steps — the launch of a “long-form video podcast sequence” that discusses “life, perception methods, and psychological well being” which might be launched with a collaborator and pal named “Cliff.”
Within the tweet, Zhu additionally makes reference to Allah, an indication some imagine means he had transformed to Islam.
Cliff and I’ll launch a longform video podcast sequence quickly discussing life, perception methods, and psychological well being.
Allah doesn’t cost a soul besides that which is inside its capability.
— Zhu Su (@zhusu) November 27, 2022
Just lately, Zhu additionally hinted at creating a brand new buying and selling agency in a Nov. 22 interview with Bloomberg saying it might be an “all-weather fund” — made to carry out fairly by means of all market situations — that invests in conventional monetary belongings and crypto.
Zhu’s newest quasi-announcement has attracted extra criticism than help, nevertheless, with many drawing a distinction between his actions at 3AC with the ideologies introduced in Islam.
Blogger and nonfungible token (NFT) venture founder Foobar asked “what does Allah say about interest-bearing loans?”
One other person identified that curiosity is “haram”, or forbidden beneath Islamic legislation.
Su: “sorry brah cannot pay again the mortgage its not Sharia-compliant” pic.twitter.com/QsfJq7aDUL
— vechudnov (@chudnovglavniy) November 27, 2022
Over the previous couple of weeks, the neighborhood has observed a return of so-called “crypto villains” to Twitter following the collapse of FTX.
One other Three Arrows Capital co-founder, Kyle Davies just lately reappeared on Twitter after months of radio silence, posting on Nov. 13 on Twitter that he’d spent the previous couple of months seemingly grass and portray.
My preliminary course of was to spend my time looking out and understanding. Much less markets and screens, extra grass and portray.
I’ll look to share my understanding to the extent it contributes to good and to mild.
Yours Really, Humbled and Gracious pic.twitter.com/z7YFvQwiRd
— Kyle Davies (@KyleLDavies) November 13, 2022
Alex Mashinsky, the founding father of the bankrupt lending platform Celsius Network has additionally made a reappearance after FTX’s downfall, showing in a sequence of Twitter Areas over the previous couple of weeks.
In a Twitter Area on Nov. 27 Mashinsky said he “loves the thought” of getting FTX to “pay for the outlet” and requested listeners to “make numerous noise” and persuade chapter attorneys for Celsius and its Committee of Unsecured Collectors to sue FTX to pay for Celsius’ money deficit.
One of many extra irritating elements of the FTX collapse is that all the earlier villains are popping out of woodwork pretending like they’re victims.
— Haym (@SalomonCrypto) November 24, 2022
It’s estimated that Mashinsky, Zhu, and Davies owe collectors round $6.3 billion.