February 5, 2019 the exchange of crypto QuadrigaCX displays a message on the official website www.quadrigacx.com, submitting creditors’ protection to help resolve the problem. This message was allegedly related to the death of the Founder and CEO QuadrigaCX.
The death of QuadrigaCX founder and CEO Gerald Cotten is still be topic of conversation and headlines on several crypto media.
Although death certificate has been issued by the Directorate of Economy and Statistics of the Government of Rajasthan, India. Does not seem to make customers and some crypto enthusiast believe it.
Various questions and observations appeared to the public, one of the users who actively observed this situation was Taylor Monahan Founder & CEO MyCrypto.com
@Tayvano_, through a Twitter account with a number of transaction records allegedly came from the QuadrigaCX hot address to several large exchanges such as Biance, Bitfinex, Poloniex, ShapeShift and other exchanges.
“All 3 main addys also send & receive to crazy address: 0x7ea5e875a386b66d11a0ad1866ca7b5f2745f049 Turns out, they pushed $4.4M dollars worth of ETH thru ShapeShift for BTC Why would someone…who owns an exchange…take the comparatively high rates/spreads on ShapeShift?”
Kraken CEO Jesse Powell also commented via Twitter :
“ We have thousands of wallet addresses known to belong to
@QuadrigaCoinEx and are investigating the bizarre and, frankly, unbelievable story of the founder’s death and lost keys. I’m not normally calling for subpoenas but if @rcmpgrcpolice are looking in to this, contact @krakenfx ”