The Mt Gox effect is still being felt with trustees dumping thousands of BTC on the market and creating artificial depressions in price—much to the chagrin of the cryptocurrency investment community.
Mark Karpeles is on the verge of receiving over 160,000 BTC and Bitcoin Cash, which is currently worth more than $1 billion, following reconciliation of accounts after creditors and exchange users were paid their shares.
Court-appointed trustee Nobuaki Kobayashi has been liquidating some of the remaining cryptocurrencies at the best possible price.
A company registered in the UK has been linked to BTC-e, which, at one point, held 3% of the global BTC exchange volume.
The report estimates up to a catastrophic 80% drop in BTC price should a pump conspiracy be uncovered.