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Gatecoin Liqduidation

Gatecoin is a Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency exchange founded in 2013. It has been ordered by the Hong Kong High Court to be liquidated on March 14, 2019.

You can find the liquidation order appointing a liquidator here.

The case has the case number L10/18/2019 MLL/A

Ms. Chi Lai Man Jocelyn and Ms. Li Chung Ngai both of Borrelli Walsh Limited are appointed as liquidators. You can find their letter to the creditors here. You can contact them at or 852 3761 3875.

You can find the relevant legal framework for winding up Gatecoin under Section of the Companies (Winding Up and Miscellaneous Provisions) Ordinance (Cap. 32) here. Of interest are:

  • Section 196(2)
  • Section 200(3)
  • Section 227(A)1

If you have more information on the case please contact the Bitcoin Association at

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