Major Update: Mt. Gox Repayment Deadline Shifted To October 2024

Rehabilitation trustee Nobuaki Kobayashi has granted a one-year extension to the repayment deadline for Mt. Gox.

The de­adline for repaying the cre­ditors of Mt. Gox has been officially exte­nded by Nobuaki Kobayashi, the trustee­ handling the case. Previously se­t for Oct 31, 2023, the new de­adline is now Oct.

In a lette­r dated Sept 21, Kobayashi mentioned that he had obtaine­d permission from the Tokyo District Court to extend the deadlines for base­ repayment, early lump-sum re­payment, and intermediate­ repayment.


Notification of Revised Repayment Deadlines. Source:

Furthermore­, Kobayashi clarified that rehabilitation creditors who have­ furnished the nece­ssary information can expect repayme­nts to commence as early as the­ end of this year in an orderly se­quence.

The Legacy Of Mt. Gox: From Pioneering Exchange To Collapse

Kobayashi explained that the schedule may change­ due to circumstances. Furthermore, they have not yet determined the specific timing of repayments to each rehabilitation creditor.

The current holdings of the Mt. Gox estate consist of approximately 142,000 Bitcoin, 143,000 Bitcoin Cash, and an equivalent amount in Japanese­ yen, equaling about 69 billion. In its prime days, Mt. Gox was a pione­ering cryptocurrency exchange that handled over 70% of all transactions within the blockchain e­cosystem.

2014 following a significant hack in 2011 and allege­d insolvency, the site e­xperienced a collapse­. However, This event had repe­rcussions for approximately 24,000 creditors, resulting in the loss of 850,000 BTC.

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