How to claim Bitcoin Gold

You might have seen articles online about ‘claiming’ Bitcoin Gold and wondered what this means. Free Bitcoin Gold coins are available to people who held Bitcoin when Bitcoin Gold was created in November 2017.

Bittrex Delists Bitcoin Gold Amid Lack of Compensation Over 51% Attack

Bittrex, one of the planet’s largest cryptocurrency operators, has de‐listed BTG from its exchange after Bitcoin Gold Organization declined to pay 12,372 BTG (about $265,000) to remain listed. The Seatle‐based exchange required a compensation from the BTG team for negligence over the 51% attack in May that allowed hackers to steal more than 388,000 BTG, approximately $18 million at the time of the hack, from a number of operators, including HitBTC, Bithumb, Binance, Bitinka, Bitfinex, and Bittrex.