The Mt. Gox Bitcoin Exchange Has Disappeared — Is Bankruptcy Next?

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The one-time giant of bitcoin exchanges Mt. Gox has gone offline, adding fuel to claims of other bitcoin companies that the exchange is about to declare bankruptcy. The exchange's website was showing a blank white page as of about 10:30 pm ET on Monday evening amid reports on Reddit and Twitter that Mt. Gox had halted all trading.

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By Jason Del Rey, Re/code.net.

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