A Canadian digital currency exchange is out as much as $14m worth of the cryptocurrency ether.
Yet a recent ethereum client software update, according to QuadrigaCX, led to a contract execution problem on their end.
The exchange said:
The QuadrigaCX team stressed in its statement that the incident did not impact its solvency or ability to function, but rather "has unfortunately eaten into our profits substantially".
"All withdrawals, including ether, are being processed as per usual and client balances are unaffected," the exchange said.
Representatives for QuadrigaCX did not immediately respond to requests for comment.
Update: This article and its headline have been updated for clarity.
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