Category: Mt Gox

Today in Crypto: Kraken Delists XRP, BlackRock Sells Major Stake in Chinese Telecom & More

The crypto world saw many ups and downs throughout the past week as Bitcoin price volatility saw a couple of major dips as well as recovery post the infamous Monday market crash of nearly $10k.  The top cryptocurrency is currently trying to consolidate its position above $37,000. Other major headlines of the day include, Kraken […]

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Mt Gox Creditors Asked to Approve a Settlement Proposal Drafted by Coinlab

Mt Gox Creditors Asked to Approve a Settlement Proposal Drafted by Coinlab

On January 15, the public was made aware of a deal between the firm Coinlab Inc., the Mt Gox bankruptcy trustee, Nobuaki Kobayashi, alongside MGIFLP, a subsidiary of Fortress Investment Group. According to the proposal, Mt Gox creditors will be able to claim as much as 90% of the bitcoin held by Kobayashi and the […]

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Report: Mt Gox Creditors Could Claim 90% Of The Owned Bitcoins After A CoinLab Deal

Nearly $5 billion in bitcoin could make their way back to Mt. Gox users following a deal between creditors and CoinLab. Nevertheless, the agreement is still reportedly subject to creditor acceptance. Bloomberg reporter Matt Leising offered a brief explanation of the story earlier today, noting that CoinLab has reached a deal with Mt. Gox creditors […]

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New Online System at Mt. Gox May Be Used to Facilitate Bitcoin Refunds to Creditors, Says Trustee

New Online System at Mt. Gox May Be Used to Facilitate Bitcoin Refunds to Creditors, Says Trustee

Mt. Gox’s trustee, Nobuaki Kobayashi, has asked creditors of the defunct crypto exchange to register on a new online system so that they might receive their refunds and be able to vote on the civil rehabilitation plan. ● In a statement released Jan. 7, Kobayashi said the registration targets those creditors who have already filed […]

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Draft rehabilitation plan filed for defunct bitcoin exchange Mt Gox but details are scant

Draft rehabilitation plan filed for defunct bitcoin exchange Mt Gox but details are scant

A long-delayed rehabilitation plan for the bankrupt bitcoin exchange Mt Gox has been filed in a Tokyo court.  A short notice issued on December 15 — two months after the previous deadline — indicated only that “the Rehabilitation Trustee filed a draft rehabilitation plan. The Tokyo District Court and an examiner will review the draft […]

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Crypto Billionaires: Ripple’s Jed McCaleb World’s 40th Richest Person, Cofounder Sells 29 Million XRP Last Week

Crypto Billionaires: Ripple’s Jed McCaleb World’s 40th Richest Person, Cofounder Sells 29 Million XRP Last Week

According to onchain data analytics researchers, one of the founders of the company Ripple, Jed McCaleb allegedly sold 29.5 million XRP in a single day. McCaleb, an early cryptocurrency investor, and self-made entrepreneur is one of the richest men on the planet. There are a number of investors who happened to get into cryptocurrency at […]

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Despite Negative News, Bitcoin Only $1K Away From 2020 High: The Weekly Crypto Update

Despite Negative News, Bitcoin Only $1K Away From 2020 High: The Weekly Crypto Update

Another week passed on the cryptocurrency market, and it surely wasn’t a boring one. The cryptocurrency started off strong, causing many to believe that it might finally breach the coveted $12,000 mark. However, the excitement was short-lived because, just today, news broke out that the founder of OKEx, one of the primary cryptocurrency exchanges, has […]

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Mt. Gox rehabilitation plan submission deadline extended to December 15

Mt. Gox rehabilitation plan submission deadline extended to December 15

The submission deadline for the Mt. Gox rehabilitation plan has been extended yet once again. Mt. Gox’s rehabilitation trustee Nobuaki Kobayashi today announced that the rehabilitation plan of the now-defunct crypto exchange would be shared on December 15. The deadline has been pushed back several times. Kobayashi has been devising the rehabilitation plan for more […]

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The Silk Road Balance Sheet Discrepancy: Bitcoin Worth $4.8 Billion Still Missing

The Silk Road Balance Sheet Discrepancy: Bitcoin Worth $4.8 Billion Still Missing

The original Silk Road marketplace has been shut down for well over seven years now and to this day, 444,000 bitcoin worth $4.8 billion is still missing. Just recently, a report focused on those funds discusses one of the market’s biggest mysteries and how people have seemingly forgotten about this massive stash.A number of people […]

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Hacker from the 2016 Bitfinex Breach Transfers $21M Worth of Bitcoin to Unknown Wallets

Hacker from the 2016 Bitfinex Breach Transfers $21M Worth of Bitcoin to Unknown Wallets

On Wednesday morning (ET), around 2,034 BTC ($21.6 million) from the 2016 Bitfinex hack moved into a few unknown wallets. The action was caught by the Btcparser program as five transactions with around 400 BTC each moved for the first time in four years.On August 2, 2016, the popular digital currency exchange Bitfinex was hacked […]

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