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Bitcoin exchange CEO manipulated data dozens of times: report

Police are questioning Mr Karpeles about his alleged spending of customer deposits worth about 1.1 billion yen, according to public broadcaster NHK and the Yomiuri newspaper.


MARK KARPELES, the head of defunct Bitcoin exchange MtGox, manipulated its computer system at least 30 times over a couple of years, a report said on Monday, as Tokyo promised greater efforts to regulate the digital currency.

The fresh allegation against France-born Karpeles...

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