30 Jul '15, 7pm

Bitcoin exchange CEO [Mark Karpeles] to be charged [on] suspicions of fraudulent system manipulation

The below translation or title translation is not by me, can not vouch for authenticity... original link in Japanese: http://www.nikkei.com/article/DGXLASDG30HHD_Q5A730C1MM8000/ "In the case of the virtual currency exchange MtGox which lost a large amount of bitcoin, the Metropolitan Police Department have decided to build a case against the failed operating company's CEO on charges of fraudulently producing and using private electromagnetic records, an official connected to the investigation revealed in an interview on the 30th. The CEO is suspected of fraudulently manipulating the system and inflating the bitcoin balance of fake accounts. The suspicions concern the French CEO of the exchange's operating company MTGOX (Tokyo/Shibuya) (currently under bankruptcy proceedings). According to the official, as there are suspicions the CEO misappropriated deposited funds by fulf...

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