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Did a crypto-baron fake his own death?

Feb. 7, 2019

You really couldn't make this one up: according to court documents, a 30-year-old bitcoin entrepreneur is dead, his new wife is the sole executor of his will, and 115,000 investors can't access their assets, because the only person in the world who knows the password is the dead trader himself. So could it possibly be true? Or has the death been faked? Today on The Signal, we jump into one of the weirdest scandals to rock the Bitcoin world. Featured: Dr Pip Ryan, Senior Lecturer and Barrister, University of Technology Sydney, Faculty of Law neither hosts nor alters podcast files. All content © its respective owners.