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Bankruptcy & Bitcoin: Mt. Gox Follow-Up

Posted in Bitcoin, Chapter 15
I thought I would chime in with a couple of points following up on my original bitcoin/bankruptcy article, available here.  Part I went up at the end of February, right after a major exchange — Mt. Gox — had filed an insolvency proceeding in Tokyo. Things move fast in bankruptcy-land and even faster in bitcoinland.  Here’s a… Continue Reading

Bankruptcy and Bitcoin

Posted in Bitcoin
I am fascinated with Bitcoin.  For the uninitiated, Bitcoin is a digital currency protocol and payment network developed in 2008 by an individual or group using the name “Satoshi Nakamoto.”  A very good (albeit increasingly dated) primer on the early history and mechanics of Bitcoin can be found here (courtesy of Wired).  A more recent… Continue Reading