CounterParty and CounterWallet

Everybody should check out http://counterwallet.io it’s CounterParty’s new wallet that allows for trading of all sorts of things (as well as issuing digital assets). Careful though, its still in beta – I wouldn’t put too much crypto there for the time being.

BTC-e Makes Press Release regarding Wire Delays

Wire transfer delays 11.12.13 09:03 from admin Dear participants of the exchange btc-e.com There is an information published in the press recently, that our exchange has some problems with bank transfers. We can tell you that we haven’t got any problems with the bank. In some details, with what wire transfer delays and receipt of transfer…

MtGox Doubled EUR Withdraw Capabilities

Recently MtGox announced in a Press Release that they have doubled their banking capacity within Europe for outgoing PLN and SEPA transfers. As such the queue has begun to shrink instead of grow (allegedly down to 2-4 weeks, though still many reports exist of people waiting longer). All in all this is good news, hopefully…

CampBx Delays addition of ACH Deposits another week or two

CampBx has delayed the outroll of their ACH funding method (for US customers) for another couple of weeks. According to their support team they are currently beta testing it with a few of their customers and if all goes well will continue to roll out the funding option. This would make CampBx the second exchange…

Coingrounds aka Bit-U – First Ever Bitcoin Bail-In

Today Silfax, the dev behing the PTS Exchange CoinGrounds (later renamed bit-u) announced that customers would not be receiving any of their PTS back, and would be receiving 58% of their BTC back.   Re: Potential Scammers: Silfax, bit-u.com, Coingrounds.com, DigitalOcean « Reply #27 on: Today at 05:08:04 PM » Quote Update – so Digitalocean is being rather…

MtGox – All about delays

4 Months for a SWIFT Withdraw 8 Weeks for a SEPA Transfer 1 Week for a Japanese Domestic Withdraw 5 Days for a BTC Withdraw   Any other financial company in the world would go out of business with a track record like that. Finally got the last of my BTC out of gox after…

New All Time High Reached on MtGox

MtGox has exceeded it’s previous All Time High of $266. Primarily fueled by China’s rapid adoption of bitcoin in the last month or so.   Earlier today Coinbase was actually higher than MtGox, but not at the point of ATH.

BTCT Update – Trading Halted, website shutting down.

BTCT.co has completed halting trading and has begun their website shutdown. From BTCT.co IMPORTANT NOTICE TO ALL BTC TRADING CORP WEBSITE PARTICIPANTS Trading has been halted according to the winding down plan. We will update the site code shortly to allow transfers to and from asset issuers on a per-issue basis where necessary. And the announcement…

MtGox 5% Manual Withdraw Queue is now in over 2 weeks

I have been waiting over a week now for a manual wire transfer from MtGox for the extra 5% (the only way to currently get a SWIFT transfer processed…). There are also reports on BitcoinTalk that others have been waiting 2 weeks. In addition there’s been reports over the past few days of BTC withdraws…