11 Apr '13, 9pm

Biggest Bitcoin Exchange Halts Trading After Price Plummets: The Bitcoin economy shed a billion dollars overni...

Biggest Bitcoin Exchange Halts Trading After Price Plummets: The Bitcoin economy shed a billion dollars overni...

For the last month, Bitcoin has been growing fat on the vine, like an over-watered grape in July. But the fun is now over. The fruit has burst and all of the juices are running out. A massive sell-off began last night at around 4:00pm, yanking the exchange rate down from a high of US $260 to nearly $100 and reducing the total value of the bitcoins in circulation by more than one billion dollars. Mt. Gox, the largest of the Bitcoin exchanges, announced this morning that it will suspend trading until tomorrow. But the decline has continued on smaller exchanges, which have remained open. As of writing this, the price had already sank to $50 on the BitStamp exchange , setting Bitcoin back to where it was a month ago. If that rate holds, a whopping $2 billion will have evaporated in less than 24 hours. The timing of the sell-off coincides with a spate of technical failures over...

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