Shuttered bitcoin platform operator pleads guilty to US charges

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Shuttered bitcoin platform operator pleads guilty to US charges

BitFunder boss fronts up.

The operator of a shuttered bitcoin-denominated exchange has pleaded guilty on Monday to federal charges that he defrauded investors and lied to US securities regulators investigating the theft by hackers of virtual currency now worth about US$46 million (A$62.3 million).  Jon Montroll, 37, ...

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