Cryptocurrency exchange investigation: US authorities launch major probe into bitcoin trading

The New York Attorney General has launched an investigation into 13 major cryptocurrency exchanges trading bitcoin and other digital currencies. The office of General Eric Schneiderman sent a letter to Coinbase, Gemini, Bit Trust and other exchanges, requesting more facts for investors and traders in …
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Report: Louisiana Officials Probe Staffers for Mining Bitcoin At Work

Yet sources told the publication that the Louisiana Bureau of Investigation began asking questions after discovering "hardware that they believed could have been used in the so-called mining of bitcoin." "We were worried that the (computer) systems may have been compromised," one source told the …
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