According to the companies notice announced yesterday the exchanges trustee Nobuaki Kobayashi, the firm has finally opened a web claim order forum for the creditors that lost their assets when the platform became insolvent back in year 2014. Users can also use offline forums for the claim via the mail.
As previously reported, the exchange Mt. Gox was hacked for incalculable amount of 850,000 Bitcoins and went bankrupt. however the chief executive ofiicer of the company was able to recover around 200,000 Bitcoins after this most controversial hack of the history as it still the most vital thieving in terms of impact on the Industry.
After the exchange remained in bankruptcy for several months, the creditors were even convinced to be paid back at a rate way below the current bitcoin’s market value.
As per Japanese court’s order back in June this year, the court ordered Mt. Gox to exit its bankruptcy and start rehabilitation proceedings. However, moving the firm into the rehabilitation proceedings still does not ensure the creditors are going to be refunded in crypto’s instead of money but the structure of this kind of proceeding is far a lot of versatile, that leaves the door open right away to bitcoin distribution, reckoning on what stipulations appear within the court-approved rehabilitation set up.
According to the Mt. Gox current cold wallet, the company’s estimates to hold 137,890 Bitcoins with value over $910 Mln’s, along with equivalent amount of Bitcoin Cash with value over $72 Mln’s as per the present market conversion prices.
As per the proceedings, all the creditors should submit claims on their assets, together with people who antecedently submitted claims. The company will present a compiled report of the accepted and rejected claims by the next year in Jan. However, the last date of filing the claims is set at 22nd October.