Bitcoin Crime Bitcoin Exchange Canadian Securities Administrators Crypto CSA QuadrigaCX 

QuadrigaCX Scandal Jolts Canada to Regulate Cryptocurrency Exchanges

The infamous QuadrigaCX scandal has culminated in the losses of $150 million in user’s cryptocurrency funds. Now, Canada has called for “input” on tailoring new regulation to cryptocurrency exchanges operating within its borders. Canada’s Securities Regulator and Investment Body Issue a Consultation Paper to Increase Investor Protection Canada has held back on detailed cryptocurrency regulation. It currently adopts a wait and see approach and utilizes its existing securities laws and regulators. In this way, Canada monitors and guides emerging fintech and cryptocurrency businesses in the country. An exchange’s entire funds…

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bitcoin Bitcoin Exchange Crypto Michael Patryn QuadrigaCX 

QuadrigaCX Exposed? Founder Allegedly Traded $8 Million in Bitcoin

According to pseudonymous cryptocurrency researcher “I am Nomad” and a report from The Block, QuadrigaCX co-founder Michael Patryn traded large Bitcoin positions on BitMEX surpassing the tune of $8 million. QuadrigaCX Co-Founder Allegedly Caught Making Major Bitcoin Trades QuadrigaCX, the now-defunct exchange which was once Canada’s biggest cryptocurrency trading platform, claimed to have lost $150 million in crypto assets following the death of its CEO Gerald Cotten. The exchange claimed that Cotten passed away with sole control over user funds stored in cold wallets. As such, the company has not…

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5 Years Later, Mt. Gox Victims Still Want to Know: ‘Where’s our Bitcoin?’

It seems like just yesterday when Bitcoin investors were startled by the news that Mt. Gox, one of the world ’s first Bitcoin exchanges, was in serious trouble. Five years ago, on Feb. 24, 2014, reports began circulating that the Bitcoin exchange had lost three-quarters of a million bitcoins. One day later, the company – perhaps the closest thing to a single point of failure in the Bitcoin industry – announced that it was shutting down operations. I hope this isn’t true, but I received report allegedly from Mt. Gox…

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Zimbabwean Exchange Adds Ethereum, Re-Enables Bitcoin Buying

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Zimbabwe’s only crypto-currency exchange platform, Golix.com has added Etherium and Bitcoin Gold, enabling trade in the two digital assets in the country.  The Zimbabwean crypto-currency exchange said in an email to traders and users of its platform on Friday: “We have now added Etherium and Bitcoin Gold to the site.” The Golix exchange platform already allows for trade in Bitcoin although traders had suffered a two-day disruption to their order books after a technical glitch on the platform.  Golix also advised…

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