The owner of BitFunder was arrested by the US government on Feb 21. The charges against Jon Montroll, the owner, were that he allegedly operated an unlicensed security exchange. In November 2013, Montroll provided sworn testimony and submitted a balance sheet reflecting the total number of bitcoins available to BitFunder.
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