Browsing the "US Marshals Service" Tag


Secretive Mining Firm Revealed as Possible US Marshals Auction Winner

| Joon Ian Wong

A winner of the latest US Marshals bitcoin auction may have been identified by blockchain and crowdsourced analysis.


Bitcoin Exchange itBit Revealed as US Marshals Auction Winner

| Stan Higgins

New York-based bitcoin exchange itBit secured 3,000 BTC during the latest USMS bitcoin auction.

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Third US Marshals Bitcoin Auction Sees Increase in Bidder Interest

| Pete Rizzo

The US Marshals Service (USMS) has announced that 14 bidders participated in today's auction of 50,000 BTC.

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US Marshals to Auction 50,000 Bitcoins in March

| Pete Rizzo

The US Marshals will auction $11.85m in bitcoins in connection with a civil forfeiture action against and the criminal conviction of Ross Ulbricht.

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Next US Marshals Bitcoin Auction Could Be Held in Q1

| Pete Rizzo

The US Marshals Service has revealed it expects its next bitcoin auction to take place in Q1 of 2015.


SecondMarket: Syndicate Bidders Real Winners of Bitcoin Auction

| Tanaya Macheel

SecondMarket managing director Brendan O’Connor discusses his syndicate's successful bid for 48,000 BTC confiscated from Ross Ulbricht.

Bitcoin Investment Trust Syndicate Wins 48,000 BTC in US Marshals Auction

| Pete Rizzo

Bitcoin Investment Trust and SecondMarket have been revealed as the winners of 48,000 BTC confiscated from alleged Silk Road leader Ross Ulbricht.

Markets Weekly: Could Central Banks Spark a Bitcoin Rally?

| Joon Ian Wong

What do the actions of central bankers in East Asia have to do with the bitcoin price? Quite a bit, as it turns out.

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US Marshals: Latest Bitcoin Auction Timed to Avoid Market Disruption

| Stan Higgins

The USMS has revealed it will split up its auction of Ross Ulbricht's seized bitcoin to reduce negative effects on the bitcoin market.


US Marshals to Auction 50,000 Bitcoins Seized from Ross Ulbricht

| Stan Higgins

The US Marshals are set to auction off 50,000 BTC next month in connection to the case against Ross Ulbricht.