Mark Karpeles

Mt. Gox

The Former CEO of Mt. Gox Is Going to Trial for Allegedly Embezzling Bitcoins

The trial may close a notorious chapter in bitcoin’s history.
Jordan Pearson
7.10.17
News

Canada's $500M Mt. Gox Class Action Lawsuit Is Being Dismissed

Mt. Gox will be a painful memory for some Canadians.
Jordan Pearson
5.18.16
2016

Here's What the Hell Happened In Bitcoin In 2015

This was Bitcoin's wildest year yet.
Jordan Pearson
12.23.15
Business

Former Bitcoin Exchange CEO Charged With Embezzlement in Japan

Frenchman Mark Karpelès was arrested six weeks ago in connection with the disappearance of hundreds of millions of dollars worth of the virtual currency.
Lucie Aubourg
9.11.15
Bitcoin

Sleep Like a Bitcoin Bo$$ in One of These $48,000 Beds

Which bed did Mt Gox CEO Mark Karpeles buy for $48,000?
Rachel Pick
8.20.15
short circuit

Japanese Police: Mt Gox CEO Bought Himself a $48,000 Bed

There is a new warrant out for Mark Karpeles, who police say embezzled $2.6 million while CEO of the Bitcoin company.
John Wenz
8.20.15
News

Japanese Mt. Gox Customers are SOL on Getting their Bitcoins Back

A Japanese court claims bitcoins are not subject to ownership and thus can’t be returned.
John Wenz
8.7.15
japan

After Arrest of Mt. Gox CEO, Former Colleague Ashley Barr Holds Reddit AMA

The ex-employee offered some insight into the disaster that was Mt. Gox.
Kari Paul
8.1.15
crime

Mt. Gox CEO Mark Karpeles Has Been Arrested

Tokyo police finally get around to naming names in its lengthy investigation into the sudden disappearance of $473 million​ in Bitcoin.
Michael Byrne
8.1.15
Culture

How Mt. Gox Imploded

Behind the scenes during the final days of the Bitcoin exchange.
Nathaniel Popper
5.19.15
Culture

I Was Framed! Accused Silk Road Boss Lays Out Full Defense

Ross Ulbricht was set up, his lawyer argued.
Kari Paul
2.4.15
Culture

Was the Mt. Gox CEO Behind Silk Road? Unlikely, But a Jury May Believe It

Ross Ulbricht’s defense theory depends on an alternate suspect.
Kari Paul
1.28.15
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