Coin fraud scandal rocks Korean entertainment industry

Coin fraud scandal rocks Korean entertainment industry

South Korean comedian Na Sun-uk at 2023 SBS Entertainment Awards held at Mapo-gu, Seoul, on Dec. 30 (Newsis) Allegations of cryptocurrency fraud are growing against multiple South Korean celebrities and popular YouTubers, with some denying their involvement and some admitting to having invested in the cryptocurrency. Winnerz -- a Korean blockchain sports platform that operates several businesses including issuing cryptocurrency -- has been accused of running a coin scam after anonymous investors alleged that the company was issuing fake cryptocurrency, …