silk road auction

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.

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.

US Marshals Service Concludes the 3rd Auction, Bitcoin Prices Are Not Below Market
March 7th, 2015

On March 5, 2015, the US Marshals concluded its third auction of bitcoins seized from Ross Ulbricht.

U.S. Marshals Conducted 3rd Auction for Selling 50,000 Bitcoins From Silk Road
March 5th, 2015

The U.S. Marshals Service put a set of 50,000 bitcoins, seized from the Silk Road, on sale.

Investor Tim Draper Won 2,000 BTC in the Second Silk Road Bitcoin Auction
December 5th, 2014

American venture capital investor Tim Draper won a part of 50,000 bitcoins, put out to tender by the US government on December 4th.

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.

U.S. Government is Preparing to Sell 30,000 Bitcoins Seized From Silk Road
June 12th, 2014

The U.S. Marshals Services announced on Thursday that it will auction nearly 30,000 bitcoins, estimated to be worth $18 million, which were seized in an operation from the online drugs marketplace Silk Road.