The Chinese company ViaBTC announced the closure of its marketplace contracts in the mining, users are encouraged to close deals with contracts for cloud mining as soon as possible.
According to the statement ViaBTC, January 12 the company closes the site, where users bought the contracts that provided them the opportunity to use a certain amount of hashing capacity. The reason for their actions ViaBTC calls the desire «to control speculation and protect the interests of investors.»
30 September 2017 due to the pressure regulator ViaBTC closed its exchange platform.
Probably, the decision on closing of marketplace mining contracts the company was also affected by an increasing number of reports on the prohibition of mining in China.