Research Claims 1 out of 40 Bitcoins Seized by Government at Some Point

Research Claims 1 out of 40 Bitcoins Seized by Government at Some Point

According to research by The Block Crypto, 453,000 Bitcoins have been seized by various governments at some point in the past. This is 2.6% of the 17.366 million Bitcoins in circulation, approximately 1 out of 40. Some 85.6% of these seized coins came from the Silk Road shutdown and a crackdown on a crime group […]