The crypto enthusiast’s wife, Janice, said on Twitter that he was in “good spirits” despite being in detention—and that he had this message for his followers: “Hello from prison my friends. I am having a fascinating time. Spanish prison is not that bad. We can wear whatever clothes we want. We can smoke and socialize. It’s like the Hilton without turn down service.”
BitMEX users pull $340 million following criminal, civil charges
BitMEX users withdrew over 32,200 Bitcoins from the platform after the CFTC and Department of Justice hit the derivatives exchange with anti-money-laundering violations. Bitcoin promptly tanked
The users of cryptocurrency derivatives exchange BitMEX withdrew nearly one-fifth of all the funds stored in the company’s wallets.