bitcoin auction

Ernst & Young to Sell 24.518 Confiscated Bitcoins (Worth $13M) at Auction in Sydney
May 30th, 2016

The auction of such a kind is the first one in Australia and the second in the world.

Four Bidders Won 44,000 Bitcoins in Final Silk Road Auction
November 13th, 2015

The final auction of confiscated Silk Road bitcoins resulted in four winners, the U.S. Marshals Service spokesperson said on Thursday.

Bitcoin Exchange itBit Wins 10,000 BTC in Final Silk Road Auction
November 10th, 2015

New York-based bitcoin exchange itBit won five blocks of the digital currency which is equal approximately to 10,000 bitcoins.

U.S. Marshals Conducted Final Silk Road’s Auction for 44,000 Bitcoins
November 6th, 2015

The United States Marshals Service has sold the last 44,000 bitcoins seized from the Silk Road marketplace.

U.S. Marshals Will Hold Final Auction of Silk Road Bitcoins on November 5
November 3rd, 2015

The US Marshals Service plans to auction off the final chunk of 44,341 bitcoins confiscated from the Silk Road online dark market.

Silk Road Auction Results: Two Anonymous Bidders Won 47,000 Bitcoins
March 10th, 2015

The U.S. Marshals Service (USMS) has recently announced the results of its third auction for another set of Bitcoins confiscated from the Silk Road marketplace.

Bitcoin Investment Trust Syndicate Wins 48,000 BTC in Second Silk Road Bitcoin Auction
December 9th, 2014

The U.S. Marshals Service has announced that a syndicate of investors organized by the trading division of SecondMarket and its Bitcoin Investment Trust won 48,000 of the 50,000 bitcoins recently auctioned by the service.

U.S. Marshals Service Received 27 Bids in Second Auction for Silk Road’s Bitcoins
December 4th, 2014

The US Marshal’s Service is reporting that 11 registered bidders submitted 27 bids, while the first Silk Road Bitcoin auction had 35 registered bidders that put in 63 bids.

USMS Might Sell Ross Ulbricht’s Bitcoins Below Market Price, Says Citi’s Steven Englander
December 3rd, 2014

The U.S. Marshals Service is likely to sell off 50,000 bitcoins, confiscated from Silk Road in 2013, at lower prices.

U.S. Marshals to Auction 50,000 Bitcoins Seized from Silk Road’s Ross Ulbricht
November 17th, 2014

USMS (the U.S. Marshals Service) announced that it will auction off 50,000 Bitcoin belonging to Ross Ulbricht, the alleged mastermind of the original Silk Road.

US Court Banned Auction of Domain Name
July 24th, 2014

The sale of domain name was cancelled after the US District Court of Seattle issued a restraining order.

USMS Auction Winner Tim Draper Discussed Bitcoin at Conference in California
July 3rd, 2014

An investor and the winner of almost all bitcoins at the US Marshals Service auction Tim Draper, conducted a conference in San Mateo where he spoke about his plans in the cryptocurrency ecosystem.

U.S. Marshals Accidentally Leak List of Bidders in Silk Road Bitcoin Auction
June 19th, 2014

The US Marshals has inadvertently leaked a list of the potential participants in the Silk Road bitcoin auction that will be held on June 27th.