Boaz Manor, founder of collapsed Portus hedge fund, now faces SEC charges over alleged cryptocurrency fraud

Boaz Manor, founder of collapsed Portus hedge fund, now faces SEC charges over alleged cryptocurrency fraud

A former hedge-fund manager sentenced to four years in a Canadian prison nearly a decade ago changed his identity and disguised his appearance as part of an alleged cryptocurrency fraud, U.S. authorities allege. Boaz Manor was the founder of Portus Alternative Asset Management, a Toronto-based hedge fund that collapsed in 2005.