• The Story Behind The ‘Geek’ CEO Of Bitcoin...
    Business Insider - Apr 21
    In June 2011, when customers of now-bankrupt bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox agitated for proof that the Tokyo-based firm was still solvent after a hacking attack, CEO Mark Karpeles turned to the comedy science fiction novel "The... Read »
    3 years ago
  • Judge Freezes Mt. Gox CEO Assets Amid Bankruptcy
    WSJ - Mar 11
    U.S. District Judge Gary Feinerman placed a temporary restraining order Tuesday on the assets of Mt. Gox Chief Executive Mark Karpelès, a related U.S. company and the Japanese parent company of the operator of the online... Read »
    3 years ago
  • Hackers Hit CEO Of Bitcoin Exchange Mt. Gox
    PCWorld - Mar 10
    Hackers attacked the personal blog of Mt. Gox CEO Mark Karpeles on Sunday and posted what they claim is a ledger showing a balance of some 950,000 bitcoins based on records they obtained from the defunct exchange for the... Read »
    3 years ago
  • Mt. Gox CEO Files For Bankruptcy…
    Venture Beat - Feb 28
    The rumors were true. Former popular Bitcoin exchange, which shut down suddenly this week to “protect the site” and its users, announced this morning that it’s officially filing for bankruptcy protection, the Wall... Read »
    3 years ago
  • Mt. Gox CEO Hasn’t Given Up
    Fox Business - Feb 25
    Bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox CEO Mark Karpeles told an industry consultant that he has not yet given up on Mt. Gox and has not made plans to step down. “Giving up,” says Karpeles, “is not a part of how I usually do... Read »
    3 years ago
  • Mt. Gox’s CEO Resigns From Bitcoin Foundation
    Reuters - Feb 24
    Mark Karpeles, chief executive of Mt. Gox, the embattled Toyko-based bitcoin exchange, resigned on Sunday from the board of the Bitcoin Foundation, in the latest blow to the digital currency. Read »
    3 years ago
  • Mt Gox CEO Responds To Bitcoin Criticism
    Forbes - Feb 13
    Mt Gox chief executive Mark Karpeles –was angrily criticized after the exchange blamed a flaw in Bitcoin software for a potentially serious security issue. Read »
    3 years ago