U.S. prosecutors have charged the head of a bitcoin escrow company with defrauding investors for $7 million.
A new decentralised marketplace called Bitmarkets has introduced privacy enhancing features and a novel escrow system.
A man faces charges by the U.S. Attorney's Office and the CFTC over claims he took money for bulk bitcoin orders that were never delivered.
The startup provides a way to save on Amazon purchases while easing the on-ramp to bitcoin ownership.
Bitcoin auction site Bitmit has been deactivated and is being sold to the highest bidder.