I received this email:
To whom it may concern,
At 5:00 p.m. on April 24, 2014, the Tokyo
District Court granted the order for the commencement of the
bankruptcy proceedings vis-à-vis MtGox Co., Ltd. (“MtGox”), and based
upon such order, I was appointed as the bankruptcy trustee (Tokyo
District Court 2014 (fu) no. 3830). The bankruptcy trustee will
implement the bankruptcy proceedings, including the administration and
realization of the assets and investigation of the claims. For the
purpose of providing information to the related parties, we hereby
inform you of the basic matters regarding the bankruptcy proceedings
This email address（firstname.lastname@example.org） is used
only for the purpose of sending messages, and we are unable to check
and respond to any replies to this email address. Since we plan to
provide the information regarding the bankruptcy proceedings by
posting it on the website hosted by the bankruptcy trustee (
http://www.mtgox.com/ ), please check this website.
Bankrupt MtGox Co., Ltd. Bankruptcy trustee Attorney-at-law Nobuaki Kobayashi
One of the links on the mtgox site had a Q&A section
Q. Please return the bitcoins and cash that I deposited with the Company.
A. We will make the liquidating distribution to the bankruptcy claims if funds for distribution are secured. With regard to the liquidating distribution under the bankruptcy proceedings, please see below.
Q. How many bitcoins or how much cash does the Company have?
A. The actual amount and value of bitcoins and cash of the Company will be investigated by
the bankruptcy trustee with the cooperation of certain experts, etc.
Q. Will the bankruptcy trustee investigate the bitcoins and cash that are said to be lost?
A. The bankruptcy trustee will investigate such matters to the extent possible through its
asset administration. The Company has consulted with the police authority, and the
bankruptcy trustee will also proactively cooperate with it when such cooperation is