Fake Airbnb, Uber Share Sale Leads to Arrests in Alleged $5.5 Million Ponzi — Fortune

Those hungry to get a piece of so-called unicorns–hot privately-held startups valued at $1 billion or more–are becoming prey to swindlers. On Tuesday, the feds announced the arrest of two men who allegedly bilked investors of $5.5 million by promising to buy THEM?? shares in prominent pre-IPO companies. The arrests follow the grand jury indictment…

via Fake Airbnb, Uber Share Sale Leads to Arrests in Alleged $5.5 Million Ponzi — Fortune

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