Indian servers may help solve riddle of missing bitcoin, as MTI faces final liquidation

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MTI's CEO Johann Steynberg has been missing for five months.
MTI's CEO Johann Steynberg has been missing for five months.
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Database servers in India may hold part of the the key to answering the riddle of what happened to hundreds of millions - potentially billions of rands - invested in disgraced cryptocurrency trading platform Mirror Trading International (MIT).

The site, which promised lavish returns for the "little man in the street", abruptly collapsed in early December after it stopped paying out funds to investors.

Its founder and CEO, Johann Steynberg, disappeared shortly after that. He hasn't been heard from in five months.

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