Mt. Gox Co., the bitcoin exchange that collapsed in February, gave up on a plan to revive itself, dealing a setback to creditors seeking the recovery of hundreds of millions of dollars in the virtual currency.
Chinese investors demanding their money back from a troubled 973 million-yuan ($156 million) high- yield product in Shanxi province were confronted by police in front of a China Construction Bank Corp. branch.
Citigroup Inc. and Industrial Bank of Korea said client information was leaked from their South Korean leasing and consumer credit units, the latest instances of data breaches at financial firms in the country.
Woori Finance Holdings Co. agreed to sell stakes in its brokerage unit and two other assets to NH Financial Group Inc. for 1.04 trillion won ($1 billion) as part of the privatization of South Korea’s biggest banking group.