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Former FTX CEO Sam Bankman-Fried spoke in a virtual job interview at the New York Times Dealbook Summit on the collapse of his crypto empire.

From an undisclosed location in the Bahamas, Bankman-Fried told Times reporter Andrew Ross Sorkin that he was “not knowingly commingling funds” and that he was “surprised” at how much his hedge fund Alameda borrowed to get into such positions invest expected cryptocurrencies rise.

Bankman-Fried didn’t respond if…