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Greek Court: Alexander Vinnik Will Be Extradited to France, not Russia

Category: Bitcoin, Crime, Exchange, News

Greek Court: Alexander Vinnik Will Be Extradited to France, not Russia

While the Mt. Gox exchange may be dead, its ghost has refused to rest in peace until its killers are hunted down. Most recently, a Greek court has ruled that Alexander Vinnik, founder of the now-defunct BTC-e cryptocurrency exchange, will be extradited to France. Vinnik has been accused of playing a significant role in the Mt. Gox and Bitcoinica heists. Mr….

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Mt.Gox Victims to Finally Get Paid in Bitcoin as Case Goes to Civil Rehabilitation

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Business, News, Tech

Mt.Gox Victims to Finally Get Paid in Bitcoin as Case Goes to Civil Rehabilitation

Victims of the infamous Mt.Gox hack that shook the cryptospace in 2014 are yet to get reimbursed. However, there is a glimmer of hope for creditors as the Tokyo District Court has approved a petition to move the ongoing case from criminal bankruptcy to civil rehabilitation. Get Paid in Bitcoin According to a statement on the Mt.Gox website on June…

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BTCManager’s Week in Review – Bitcoin Plummets Below $6,000 Mark as Bithumb Gets Hacked and Mt.Gox Creditors Reimbursement to be in BTC/BCH

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Crime, Ethereum, Finance, News, Regulation, Tech

BTCManager’s Week in Review – Bitcoin Plummets Below $6,000 Mark as Bithumb Gets Hacked and Mt.Gox Creditors Reimbursement to be in BTC/BCH

For the first time since the start of the year, the price of bitcoin dipped below $6,000 per coin, which marks a 10 percent decline versus the previous week and an over 50 percent drop year-to-date. The continuance of the bitcoin price decline was driven by the hack of Korean bitcoin exchange Bithumb and the news that Mt.Gox creditors will…

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Greek Authorities Crushed a Murder Plot Against Alleged Bitcoin Fraudster

Category: Bitcoin, Crime, News

Greek Authorities Crushed a Murder Plot Against Alleged Bitcoin Fraudster

The Greek police have uncovered a plot to assassinate Alexander Vinnik, the Russian citizen that has been accused of having a hand in the Mt. Gox heist. Back in July 2017, a Japanese Cybersecurity firm, WizSec, revealed that Vinnik was actively involved in laundering $4 billion worth of bitcoin from the Mt. Gox and Bitcoinica crypto exchange hacks. Murder Attempt on…

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Caution! Mt. Gox May Have Moved 16,000 Bitcoin To an Exchange Wallet

Category: Bitcoin, News

Caution! Mt. Gox May Have Moved 16,000 Bitcoin To an Exchange Wallet

Mt.Gox, the infamous crypto-exchange which was hacked in 2014 of 850,00 bitcoins, has reportedly moved a huge amount of bitcoin (BTC) and bitcoin cash (BCH) to crypto-exchange wallets. If history is any indication of the future – a “dump” of bitcoins on the market, followed by panic selling could be expected soon. The underlying technology of bitcoin, blockchain, allows anyone…

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Former CEO of the Defunct Mt. Gox Bitcoin Exchange Gets a New Crypto Job

Category: Bitcoin, Business, Finance, News, Tech

Former CEO of the Defunct Mt. Gox Bitcoin Exchange Gets a New Crypto Job

Mark Karpelès, the former CEO of the now-defunct Mt. Gox Bitcoin exchange has landed a new cryptocurrency job. London Trust Media, a U.S.-based corporation has hired Karpelès as its new Chief Technology Officer (CTO). The company, based in Denver, Colorado, is reported to be the most extensive virtual private network (VPN) service provider in the world. The news was confirmed…

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Chainalysis Raises $16 Million from Early Venture Fund Benchmark

Category: Bitcoin, Blockchain, Business, Finance, News, Tech

Chainalysis Raises $16 Million from Early Venture Fund Benchmark

Chainalysis raised a $16 million Series A from Benchmark, an early venture fund that previously invested in Uber, Discord, Dropbox, eBay, Zendesk, and WeWork. The cryptocurrency compliance startup also released a new product called Know Your Transaction (KYT) which will help companies track criminals involved in financial fraud and money laundering. Federal Interest: Chainlaysis and the Mt Gox Case Chainalysis…

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Mark Karpelès Offers Apology for Mt. Gox Bankruptcy and Wants no Part in the Billion Dollar Settlement Windfall

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Business, News

Mark Karpelès Offers Apology for Mt. Gox Bankruptcy and Wants no Part in the Billion Dollar Settlement Windfall

Mark Karpelès is a much-maligned figure in the bitcoin community. There is arguably no one considered more of a villain by members of the bitcoin community than Mark Karpelès. There was a time when he was one of the most popular figures in the community, being the chief executive of Mt. Gox, the largest bitcoin exchange platform at the time….

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Mt. Gox ‘Sell Off’ Had Absolutely Nothing to do With Bitcoin’s Downturn

Category: Bitcoin, Commentary, Finance, News

Mt. Gox ‘Sell Off’ Had Absolutely Nothing to do With Bitcoin’s Downturn

CryptoMedicated provides a great outline of how the Mt. Gox whale may not have precipitated the large drop in the price of bitcoin since December 2017. The analysis is reposted here for greater visibility, and to inform readers that this narrative that is being promoted in the cryptocurrency community as definitive may not have much substance to it. Perhaps the…

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Investors Eye Bitcoin Again After ‘Tokyo Whale’ Submerges

Category: Bitcoin, Finance, News, Regulation

Investors Eye Bitcoin Again After ‘Tokyo Whale’ Submerges

Amid speculation that a trustee of the now-defunct Tokyo Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox has contributed to flat or even declining interest in the virtual currency, said trustee has finally stopped selling off Bitcoin to settle creditors. For now, at least. Bulls Come out of the Gate Legal practitioner and court-appointed trustee Nobuaki Kobayashi has already sold off around $400 million…

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