Bankrupt Bitcoin Bandit Set to Become Filthy Rich

Mark Karpeles, the former head of the world’s biggest bitcoin exchange, is about to make $859 million from his customers’ funds, according to reports. Japanese police arrested Karpeles, who former employees describe as a “maverick” and a “mindfuck,” in 2015 in connection to the loss of around one million bitcoins from the now defunct Mt. Gox…