One of the crypto industry’s most convoluted imbroglios to-date developed even further just recently, as internet sleuths stumbled across odd sets of data. They claim that a Reddit user who frequented Bitcoin trading forums, specifically to post images of high-ticket trades, is Michael Patryn, a purported co-founder of disgraced Canadian exchange QuadrigaCX.
QuadrigaCX Co-Founder Liked To Roll The Bitcoin Dice
According to a report by The Block, which compiled these rumors, a Reddit user going by the moniker “MikeXBT” could very well be Patryn, the co-founder of the aforementioned exchange, which lost its founder to a health concern and $140 million worth of cryptocurrencies in December. Mike, of course, being short for Michael and XBT being Bitcoin’s ticker symbol on a number of exchanges, namely the Seychelles-registered BitMEX.
Following a search of the user’s extensive Reddit history, which was centered around Bitcoin, The Block discovered that MikeXBT hinted that he was a shareholder in QuadrigaCX, responding to…