By CCN: Mark Karpeles, disgraced CEO of the infamous Mt. Gox crypto exchange, has revealed new plans in the blockchain space. According to Associated Press, he will launch a new venture with a view to making Japan a “global leader in blockchain.” Karpeles was found guilty for manipulating data at Mt. Gox and handed a suspended sentence earlier this year. Now, he’s looking to dip his toes back in the water with a new blockchain business venture. Mark Karpeles: $450 million lost on his watch Karpeles shot to infamy in the crypto space when hackers stole 850,000 BTC from Mt.

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