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A group calling itself Anonymous ZA has released information about Mirror Trading International (MTI), indicating that at least R4 billion in Bitcoin has flowed through the scheme.

"Investing in MTI is about as safe as openly walking through the middle of Central Joburg with fists full of dollars and blindly hoping nobody mugs you" is the welcome message on the site aptly named 'MTILeaks' by Anonymous ZA which contains a data dump of all transactions made by the scheme.

MTI is a Stellenbosch headquartered company that accepts client funds via cryptocurrency, Bitcoin.

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