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Families left penniless in Bitconnect crash after Bitcoin ‘bloodbath’

‘I’ve lost everything’. The crash left people penniless (Illustration: Getty images) Cryptocurrency investors are claiming to have lost their life savings in a devastating crash which saw a £200 virtual coin become almost worthless overnight. On Tuesday this week, the British firm behind a cryptocurrency called Bitconnect (BCC) announced that it was closing down its lending