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Bitcoin exchange BTC-e has gone offline more than two weeks ago. On 25th of July, the FBI agents seized all the equipment from their data center. On Saturday evening, July 29th, all the coins were withdrawn by one transaction. The total withdrawn amount was 485,705.4597502 ETH, which at the current market rate is almost $95 million.
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Now an updated information about BTC-e situation has been posted on bitcointalk.org.
Thus, Bitcoin exchange BTC-e reports on having access to its database and wallets:
Updated information on BTC-e on bitcointalk.org
According to the BTC-e support's report, now BTC-e are able to access their database and wallets, so they are currently evaluating data and coin balance. The information on this will be available to the public before the end of next week, the team member details.
The exchange team also clarifies the information about Mayzus Financial Services Ltd:
We confirm that the main Fiat streams entered the service via Mayzus Financial Services Ltd and at the moment they are arrested.
BTC-e support team
It is interesting that earlier the representative of Mayzus Financial Services Ltd, who also owns the services of Moneypolo and OKPay, denied their involvement in the BTC-e exchange situation and even threatened to sue GitHub for defamation.