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Bitfinex, an exchange for digital currency bitcoin, said it had been hacked and may have lost as much as $65 million worth of bitcoins. The hack marks of one of the largest thefts in bitcoin history. Photo: Getty Images. Subscribe Read more…


► Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: The Hong-Kong based Bitfinex exchange has revealed nearly 120,000 bitcoins worth of customer funds were stolen. Alphaville’s Izabella Kaminska looks at what the hack reveals about the bitcoin financial system, and why Read more…