The value of the seized BTC was originally $500,000; it’s now worth around $8.5 million.
Deutsche Boerse has announced plans that could see SegWit1x (BTC) futures traded on European exchanges for the first time.
A man has taken 35-year old Louis Meza to court alleging that the latter lured him into a minivan where another man held him at gunpoint, coercing him to cough up his private keys to his Ether wallet.
South Korean authorities have announced they are considering introducing a tax on capital gains from cryptocurrencies.
The central bank of the Philippines is reviewing applications from at least a dozen companies looking to start a virtual currency exchange operation.
With BTC shooting past the $17,000 mark, this means Mt Gox’s bankruptcy status needs to be re-evaluated.
The financial regulator of Hong Kong issued on Tuesday fresh warnings over SegWit1x futures, citing concerns over unregulated providers.