Jennifer Aniston, Prince Charles Falsely Used to Promote Crypto Scam

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Texas’ securities watchdog has issued an emergency cease-and-desist order to a purported cryptocurrency investment scheme that it says tried to dupe investors with fake endorsements from high-profile individuals.

Among other alleged failings, Houston-based Wind Wide Coin is said to have fabricated client profiles using images of public figures including actress Jennifer Aniston, Prince Charles and former Finland prime minister Matti Vanhanen to gain attention for its products.

One detail provided in the Texas State Security Board order further gives the effort a somewhat ridiculous air,

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