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Bitcoin had even bigger crashes than this before, anyone still recall 2011 mtGOX crash?

Bitcoin had even bigger crashes than this before, anyone still recall 2011 mtGOX crash? submitted by 1Lost_King1 to CryptoCurrency [link] [comments]

$1B bitcoins on the move: MtGox vs SilkRoad origin and BTC crash discussed

$1B bitcoins on the move: MtGox vs SilkRoad origin and BTC crash discussed
This is the 4th post of a series of articles dedicated to investigate $1B worth of bitcoins (111,114 BTC/BCH/... BXX) that were dormant since 2014 and started moving actively. The BTC coins were originally located at this address (1933phfhK3ZgFQNLGSDXvqCn32k2buXY8a).
  • The facts that part of this funds (>13%) have been transferred in the past month to Bitfinex, Binance and Bitmex exchanges is discussed here.
  • The origin of the bitcoins was originally discussed here.
  • A deep-dive into the wallet activity was discussed here.

Today I am writing a short update to discuss the origin of the funds and some events that could be related both to this wallet and yesterday's price crash.

Wallet's origin

This question has been discussed a lot by the crypto community in the past year.
Here is a summary of the most probable hypothesis for the wallet's origin:
  1. a SilkRoad user or DPRs wallet per this post: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=310600.0
  2. a MtGox cold wallet that has been seized or is still owned by MtGox: in fact the wallet funds moved in March 2014 right after MtGox filed for bankruptcy one month earlier in February 2014; these movements dates are really similar to the 200,000 lost coins "found" by Karpeles which moved March 7th, 2014 (1dda0f8827518ce4d1d824bf7600f75ec7e199774a090a947c58a65ab63552e3), just 2 days before the movements on the wallet we are talking about here.
  3. a whale wallet since the major part of the 111,111 coins are coming from a very old deposit of 37,421 coins processed on June 21st, 2011 making this an early adopter's wallet (70d46f768b73e50440e41977eb13ab25826137a8d34486958c7d55c5931c6081)

Wizsec, a prominent Bitcoin security expert, seems to be pretty sure that the wallet belongs to a MtGox hodler and early investor, who is not a DPR or a SilkRoad user, per his Twitter post: https://twitter.com/wizsecurity/status/1037030003068653569
Finally, Wizsec and I agree that this wallet is not CSW`'s wallet despite it is mentioned in several court documents. Wizsec spent a lot of time debunking CSW's ownership claims earlier this year: https://twitter.com/wizsecurity/status/968337084837781504

What do you think about this wallet origin?
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BTC price crash

Also, I wanted to report some events that could be related to this 1933f wallet activity:
  • $100M USDT were transferred (reported by u/whalecheetah) while the 1933f wallet owner was in the process of transferring approximately the same amount to several exchanges;
  • a 10,000 BTC buy order was filed last night on Bitmex with 8,030 BTC transferred from a Bitfinex user wallet while the 1933f wallet owner transferred approximately the same amount of BTC to Bitfinex since August, 24th. Was this deal prepared or was the buyer a bitcoin angel?

In the light of this yesterday's price crash, do you think the $100M transferred to the exchanges caused it?


graph of transactions originated from 1933f wallet
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I know you guys don't like TA but the RSI on the daily BTCUSD-chart is as low as August 2015 which was the last dip before the long bullrun began and the bear market of the MtGox crash ended. Just sayin' /r/Bitcoin

I know you guys don't like TA but the RSI on the daily BTCUSD-chart is as low as August 2015 which was the last dip before the long bullrun began and the bear market of the MtGox crash ended. Just sayin' /Bitcoin submitted by ABitcoinAllBot to BitcoinAll [link] [comments]

This is a reminder: While MTGOX trustee dumps BITCOIN and crashing the BITCOIN price, he doesn't own any ETC.

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Mtgox caused 2013 and 2018 crash /r/Bitcoin

Mtgox caused 2013 and 2018 crash /Bitcoin submitted by HiIAMCaptainObvious to BitcoinAll [link] [comments]

The bankruptcy of "too big to fail" exchange MtGox lead to Bitcoin's Black February - during which the price crashe… https://t.co/c9kkBYwUYX - Crypto Insider Info - Whales's

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[uncensored-r/Bitcoin] A classic from 2013 mtgox crash

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Bitcoin Crashes To $220 On MtGox

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12-05 10:22 - 'The signs of the MtGox crash were plastered on the walls. Anyone smart knew something was about to collapse, because the system was too centralised around MtGox. The exchange was being DDOSed every single day, and while it...' by /u/magpietongue removed from /r/Bitcoin within 3-13min

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The signs of the MtGox crash were plastered on the walls. Anyone smart knew something was about to collapse, because the system was too centralised around MtGox. The exchange was being DDOSed every single day, and while it was being DDOSed everyone panic sold. The panic sells triggered stop loss orders, and the market was being gamed that way pretty easily. The price would recover once the DDOS stopped.
The "big" crash was pretty much the same thing, except this time people had also learnt that during the crashes you could sell your coins and buy coins cheaply at the base of the manipulation. I tripled my coin pile that way. All the traders were trying to play "catch the knife".
When the big crash finally happened, it was pretty much over in hours. It was the most violent market reaction I had ever personally witnessed.
Edit: Also the wild sense of fear that overcame people during the crash was palpable. I was scared watching the red candles grow even after I had sold. If I remember correctly there was a sticky to a suicide hotline on this sub that week. I also remember that a lot of people gloated in the aftermath, saying "of course Bitcoin was never going to work - anyone who lost their money deserves it. bitcoin is a stupidity tax".
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As Bitcoin is reaching the peaks people dreamed of months ago, lets remember the days of the crash afterwards via this song on youtube (Blame it on mtgox)

As Bitcoin is reaching the peaks people dreamed of months ago, lets remember the days of the crash afterwards via this song on youtube (Blame it on mtgox) submitted by hak8or to Bitcoin [link] [comments]

If around 40k btc from mtgox crashed prices from 19k to 6k imagine the remaining 160k /r/Bitcoin

If around 40k btc from mtgox crashed prices from 19k to 6k imagine the remaining 160k /Bitcoin submitted by HiIAMCaptainObvious to BitcoinAll [link] [comments]

Today when the "crash" happened, all the bitcoins in my mtgox account got sold with out me placing a sell order... the same thing happened to my friend. Did this happenen to anyone else?

I had 81 btc in my account, 0 usd. and no orders what so ever. at 1:33 central time I had 14Kusd in my account and 0 bitcoins. the same thing happened to my friend (he got hit worse, 200 btc) did this happen to anyone else?
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Will the bitcoin price crash to $0 if all 200k bitcoins from MtGox are sold on Bitstamp alltogether?

200k is roughly 5 times higher than the total amount of bid orders on Bitstamp. Will all these orders be filled if 200k btc are being sold?
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Wont arbitrage cause prices to crash once mtgox allows bitcoin withdrawals?

Thinking about this clearly, won't all the people with fiat on gox buy the significantly cheaper bitcoins on gox and then dump them on other exchanges for a huge profit?
Since the gox price is so much lower isn't gox btc withdrawals being re-enabled going to cause a mini crash?
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Can someone explain why Mtgox is allowed to crash bitcoin?

I have been casually watching btc for the past 4 years and it seems that every major crash is related to Mt Gox . How come the community has allowed this? What is preventing other exchanges from making them irrelevant? Reading all your post gives me dejavu. Thanks
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Bitcoin Ponzi Scam Crash Update - MTGox Vanishing Act, Who Will be Next ? (Geez, eyeroll @ article)

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Critical bug on CaVirtex, prior critical bug on MtGox, was Roger Ver allowed to withdraw all his 50,000 BTC prior to MtGox crash? My bitcoin story. [x-post /r/bitcoin]

Critical bug on CaVirtex, prior critical bug on MtGox, was Roger Ver allowed to withdraw all his 50,000 BTC prior to MtGox crash? My bitcoin story. [x-post /bitcoin] submitted by Redditcoin to mtgoxinsolvency [link] [comments]

Bitcoin Crashing on MtGox

Diving below $1000 with a huge spike in Volume. I predict it's going to race down to at least $600.
https://mtgox.com http://i.imgur.com/js52ZxD.png
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Did your friends and family laugh at you when BTC crashed post-MtGox a few years ago? I can't wait to rub it in when they ask me, "Where can I buy some?". HAHAHAHA. -He who laughs last, laughs the longest- /r/Bitcoin

Did your friends and family laugh at you when BTC crashed post-MtGox a few years ago? I can't wait to rub it in when they ask me, submitted by BitcoinAllBot to BitcoinAll [link] [comments]

MtGox experienced a breach in June 2011 that caused the first massive crash in Bitcoin. MtGox is NOT your friendly exchange!

MtGox experienced a breach in June 2011 that caused the first massive crash in Bitcoin. MtGox is NOT your friendly exchange! submitted by secret_bitcoin_login to bitcoinporn [link] [comments]

Bitcoin/USD crashes to $302 on MtGox

Bitcoin/USD crashes to $302 on MtGox submitted by jacknocks to Bitcoin [link] [comments]

trials and tribulations of bitcoin—mtgox crash, nakamoto outed, many links

trials and tribulations of bitcoin—mtgox crash, nakamoto outed, many links submitted by vznvzn to Bitcoin [link] [comments]

Bitcoin Mt. Gox FLASH CRASH! Bitcoins at $0.01 Each Will the $5.5 billion Mt Gox payments due crash bitcoin? The Curse of Mt Gox Still Haunts Us - Bitcoin Crash #315 Mt Gox Bitcoin Preis Crash Craig Wright HACKED MT GOX! Bitcoin LAST CHANCE! Stock Market TUMBLE! Crypto News

At the beginning of 2014, Mt Gox, a bitcoin exchange based in Japan, was the largest bitcoin exchange in the world, handling over 70% of all bitcoin transactions worldwide. By the end of February of that year, it was bankrupt. Anyone who was using Mt. Gox lost access to their assets, and it has been a cautionary tale for crypto investors. An early breach in June 2011 occurred in which a hacker used a compromised Mt. Gox computer to transfer Bitcoin to himself, causing a flash crash of the price from $32 to one cent. A few months later, a number of suspicious transactions occurred, sending 2,609 BTC to invalid addresses , rendering them forever lost. Mt. Gox payouts could trigger Bitcoin market crash Mt. Gox customers will finally be getting a payout after the infamous digital heist of 2014, but experts fear this flood of payouts may lead to a possible Bitcoin crash. On June 19, 2011, large sell orders on the Mt. Gox exchange caused a flash crash from around $17.01 to around $.01. This flash crash erased the rally from $2 per BTC to around $32 per BTC in the months prior to the crash. In the weeks prior to the flash crash, multiple users on the Mt. Gox exchange had their accounts hacked. Abstract: We look at the events surrounding the bitcoin price rally in June 2011 to $32 and the following temporary flash crash down to $0.01, on the MtGox exchange. We look at the incompetence of MtGox and examine the causes of the crash. We then look at the political battle and uncertainty which occurred in the aftermath of the crash.

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Bitcoin Mt. Gox FLASH CRASH! Bitcoins at $0.01 Each

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