Tag: Mt Gox

February 20, 2014 BY Gerald Segal

Hopes for Bitcoin withdrawals from Mt Gox dashed to pieces

Bitcoin prices on the Japanese exchange are diving to $140 as the promised update by Thursday is delayed We hope that you haven’t been amongst those unfortunate souls that were waiting for the promised announcement of Mt Gox related to the suspended withdrawals from the exchange. Unfortunately the news aren’t any good. The company has…

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February 17, 2014 BY Gerald Segal

Bitcoin prices on Mt Gox rebound more than 60%

Prices soaring since the company has issued a press release detailing a solution to recent problems It has taken Mt Gox a bit more than 6 hours to complete their fix implementation of a workaround to the “transaction malleability” issue, but we have a winner now and those might be the customers at the exchange.…

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February 15, 2014 BY Gerald Segal

Bitcoin prices diverge massively between different exchanges

Mt Gox announces maintenance, price almost drops to $300 Panicky behavior of Bitcoin investors is wreaking havoc across the market, especially at Mt Gox. According to current data provided by Bitcoincharts.com price divergence between Mt Gox and BitStamp is close to 85%. For every Bitcoin you are holding at Mt Gox you could get (assuming…

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February 09, 2014 BY Gerald Segal

Bitcoin prices take another dive as Mt Gox halts BTC withdrawals

Mt Gox claims an 'increase in the flow of withdrawal requests has hindered our efforts on a technical level'. Leading Bitcoin exchange Mt Gox has (once again) halted Bitcoin withdrawals, after an increase in withdrawal requests led to (they claim) technical problems. Mt Gox had previously halted withdrawals several times, but quickly worked to have…

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August 05, 2013 BY Gerald Segal

Mt Gox plans print marketing campaign to encourage Bitcoin commerce

Mt Gox would like to increase the acceptance of Bitcoins as payment by 'regular' merchants. LeapRate Exclusive... LeapRate has learned that Bitcoin exchange Mt Gox is about to launch a major ad campaign to promote Bitcoin as a 'regular' form of currency for merchants, both online and offline. The campaign will revolve around showing how…

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July 04, 2013 BY Gerald Segal

Mt Gox resumes withdrawals, as Bitcoin prices slide

Bitcoin prices at lowest levels since April hype, due in part to Mt Gox's problems. LeapRate Exclusive... Bitcoin exchange Mt Gox has been able to solve one of its main problems, by renewing the ability of customers to withdraw money. As we reported several weeks ago, Mt Gox had halted all US Dollar withdrawals in mid…

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June 24, 2013 BY Gerald Segal

Mt Gox Bitcoin exchange suffers downtime early Monday

Bitcoin trading on Mt Gox halted due to server problem. Adding to its woes of late, which include Mt Gox suspending US dollar withdrawals, leading Bitcoin exchange Mt Gox suffered several hours of downtime early Monday, following a server error. Mt Gox attributed the server problem --which they admitted 'should not occur' -- was due…

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June 21, 2013 BY Gerald Segal

Mt Gox details reasons for suspension of US dollar withdrawals

Bitcoin exchange Mt Gox said it will likely be several weeks before US dollar withdrawals are back to normal. Leading Bitcoin exchange Mt Gox put out a detailed statement today, stating why the bank has temporarily suspended US dollar withdrawals from customer accounts. The full text of Mt Gox's statement follows, but essentially it boils…

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