Trendon T. Shavers is the name of the man recently charged by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for allegedly running a Bitcoin-related Ponzi scheme.However, the Bitcoin world knows him better as the famous ‘pirateat40’. The founder and main operator of Bitcoin Savings and Trust (BTCST) offered and sold Bitcoin-denominated investments through the platform, collecting a true ... Trendon Shavers, known in Bitcoin forums as "Pirateat40," was arrested this morning on one count of securities fraud and one count of wire fraud. Each charge carries a maximum sentence of 20 years ... I’m reviewing the 2010s in Bitcoin. This is the story about 2012 in Bitcoin. Read about 2011 here. "There's no central bank to regulate it; it's digital and functions completely peer to peer ... Trendon Shavers, involved in what federal authorities have described as the first bitcoin securities fraud case, pleaded guilty on Monday. Trendon Shavers, of McKinney, Texas, pleaded guilty in ... Fraudster Trendon T. Shavers was charged by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for defrauding investors in a bitcoin investment scheme. Shavers accepted deposits of 50 BTC from BitcoinTalk forum users, then paid out interest weekly. On August 17, Shavers suddenly halted the operation, disappearing with between 86,000 and 500,000 ...
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