Billionare’s Wife Kidnappers Demand a 9 Million Euro Monero Ransom

There are numerous correlations between cryptocurrency and criminal activity. This trend has been apparent for years and only seems to grow bolder every quarter. A group of individuals who kidnapped the wife of a wealthy Norwegian now demands a ransom in Monero. More specifically, they want to obtain 9 million euro worth of Bitcoin. A rather disturbing development for all parties involved. A Major Monero-related Kidnapping It is not uncommon for criminals to try and obtain illicit cryptocurrency payments.