Rising Star in Bitcoin World Found Dead in Singapore

Autumn Radtke, 28, was CEO of virtual currency exchange First Meta.
3:00 | 03/06/14

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Transcript for Rising Star in Bitcoin World Found Dead in Singapore
And I'm cranky. And a CEO -- -- -- company called first Matt. Autumn Radke wasn't enthusiastic ambassador -- virtual currency such as -- -- but her industry has been facing crisis after crisis of late including today's collapse of flex coin a candidate based exchange. The closed after hackers managed to make off with bit coins were 600000 dollars and last week's bankruptcy filing of the world's largest cyber currency exchange -- Cox. Miss recchi had been CEO of first meta that tonight -- posted a simple memorial statement on its web site to mark her passing. While her death in Singapore has not been officially ruled a suicide that seems to be the consensus of foreign officials who are awaiting toxicology reports. Her wake is underway right now and a funeral is going to begin tonight. According to this FaceBook announcement some of ms. -- -- friends & Associates will gather tomorrow in Milwaukee to celebrate her life. Less than two years ago at this conference in Asia -- was a featured speaker talking about investing in the virtual currency. As they become more sophisticated -- saying not only to land -- yellow sunlight gained currency. It was on my airline analyst and 98 employees and you know what ever else points on the side issue.

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