Nobuaki Kobayashi, the trustee of the devastated Mt.Gox Bitcoin Exchange, is seeking to extend the deadline for submitting applications for the rehabilitation of the platform until December, according to a document in CoinDesk.
Nobuaki Kobayashi said on Thursday, November 22, that he would attempt to appeal to the court with a request to confirm the evidence of the rehabilitation requirements received before December 26, 2018.
The earlier term set by the court, on October 22, has already passed. Although from the fact that Mt.Gox’s creditors are located around the world, the trustee and supervisor said that it takes more time to collect evidence of claims.
The online rehabilitation application system is still available, and lenders who cannot access the system can also manually fill out and send the forms to the "guardian" office no later than December 26th.
Recall that the largest in the world in terms of Bitcoin tradingTrading
– is an economic term that means the process of independent trade, independent analysis of the market and the conclusion of trade transactions.Details, Mt.Gox, at the beginning of April 2014 announced the liquidation of the exchange platform. The reason for the closure was the hacking of the exchange and the theft of 850,000 BTC. After a long investigation, some of the stolen crypto-assets were found, but the identities of the intruders were never disclosed.
After a long wait, the creditors of the Mt.Gox exchange won a victory (in June 2018), while the Tokyo District Court issued an orderOrder
– automatic application to buy or sell cryptocurrency. Orders are used during trading on the stock exchange to open and close a position. Details approving the petition to start the “civil rehabilitation” of the exchanger. The application was originally submitted in November 2017. Now, if the court approves the December term, the lenders will have another month to submit evidence for rehabilitation and to provide evidence of the illegal hacking of the platform.
Editor: Yuliya Soroka