South Korea Mulls Over How to Cash Out State-Owned Cryptocurrency
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South Korea Mulls Over How to Cash Out State-Owned Cryptocurrency

btcethereumadmin - June 9, 2018

The South Korean government is mulling over how to cash out the cryptocurrency it recently confiscated. While the most likely option is to auction the coins off…

Crypto Auctions: Where Do Arrested Bitcoins End Up?
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Bitcoin
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Crypto Auctions: Where Do Arrested Bitcoins End Up?

btcethereumadmin - April 29, 2018

Seizure of Crypto, what governments and police do with arrested Bitcoins. From their early days, cryptocurrencies have been associated by many with black markets and illicit activities.…

US Marshals Office Auctions Off Another $18.7M in Bitcoin
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Bitcoin
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US Marshals Office Auctions Off Another $18.7M in Bitcoin

btcethereumadmin - March 22, 2018

The U.S. Marshals Office successfully sold 2,170.7 bitcoins to two bidders in its most recent auction on March 9, a spokesperson announced Thursday. In a press statement,…

75% of $20M Bitcoin Auction from Drug Busts
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Bitcoin
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75% of $20M Bitcoin Auction from Drug Busts

btcethereumadmin - March 10, 2018

Nabbed in conjunction with various administrative, civil, and federal prosecutions, the United States Marshals are preparing to auction over 2,000 bitcoin. The official sale is open to…

Venezuela Picks FX Platform to Auction Petro ‘Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency’
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Bitcoin
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Venezuela Picks FX Platform to Auction Petro ‘Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency’

btcethereumadmin - March 8, 2018

Venezuela has chosen a platform on which to auction its “oil-backed cryptocurrency”, the petro. While the country’s National Assembly has repeatedly declared this new currency illegal, the…

US Marshals to Sell $25 Million in Bitcoin at Auction
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US Marshals to Sell $25 Million in Bitcoin at Auction

btcethereumadmin - March 6, 2018

The U.S. Marshals are set to auction off nearly $25 million worth of bitcoin later this month. The government agency announced Monday that it will put approximately…

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US Marshals Successfully Auction $30 Million in Bitcoin

btcethereumadmin - February 9, 2018

The U.S. Marshals Service confirmed Thursday that more than 3,600 bitcoin sold at auction in January have been successfully transferred to five winning bidders. An unknown winner…

Venezuela Considers Selling Its ”Oil-Backed” Cryptocurrency With a 60% Discount
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Bitcoin
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Venezuela Considers Selling Its ”Oil-Backed” Cryptocurrency With a 60% Discount

btcethereumadmin - January 17, 2018

The advisors of the Venezuelan government have recommended that the country’s oil-backed cryptocurrency, the petro, be sold in private placements at a discount of up to 60…

Notorious Domain XBT.com Goes up for Sale at 200 BTC
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Crypto News
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Notorious Domain XBT.com Goes up for Sale at 200 BTC

btcethereumadmin - January 12, 2018

XBT.com, one of the web’s most desirable domain names, is up for sale. Its current owners, XBT Holding SA, are seeking 200 BTC – or about $2.9…

Venezuela Will Pre-Mine Its Cryptocurrency Petro and Launch in 6 Weeks
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Venezuela Will Pre-Mine Its Cryptocurrency Petro and Launch in 6 Weeks

btcethereumadmin - January 11, 2018

One day after Venezuela’s oil-backed cryptocurrency was declared illegal, the government of president Nicolas Maduro announced plans to pre-mine the petro. The new currency is expected to…