24 Mar '14, 5am

Another Bitcoin Exchange on the Verge of Bankruptcy Halts Withdrawals

Another Bitcoin exchange has run into financial problems following in the wake of other recent turmoil surrounding the currency after the collapse of Mt. Gox . Vircurex, based in Beijing, is faced with insolvency causing the company to immediately halt withdrawals. Starting March 24th the company will put a freeze on all customer accounts. Vircurex suffered two breaches last year resulting in an undisclosed loss of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. The company had been attempting to reimburse to customers using their own cold storage reserves. According to a posting on their front page , a number of “large fund withdrawals in the last weeks which have lead to a complete depletion of our cold wallet balance.”

Full article: http://www.thedomains.com/2014/03/24/another-bitcoin-exch...

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