The Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association (JVCEA) Becomes bigger: five more companies joined it. It was announced on the 4th of January. The Association is a self-regulatory body which aim is to create the investor safety standards in the cryptocurrency world. The JVCEA was founded in April previous year by 16 registered and certified cryptocurrency
LINE, a Japanese messaging giant, has unveiled 5 decentralized apps and a new digital coin aimed at Japanese users. LINE has reported more than 214 million active users, and more than 30 mln of which are already using the online payment service of the company, called Line Pay. From now on, the company is going
Mt. Gox, a sadly famous and now defunct Japanese bitcoin exchange has extended its rehabilitation system to corporate users. It was announced in an official statement that was posted on the exchange on the 13th of September. In the end of August, there was announced the rehabilitation for individual users, now, the exchange has extended
A formed trader of Deutsche Bank has joined a Japanese cryptocurrency exchange startup FXcoin Ltd. Yasuo Matsuda was an institutional trader from Deutsche Bank, and now, he is going to join the mentioned cryptocurrency exchange company as a senior cryptocurrency strategist. He will be the one who will plan the main activities of the company.
New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization is developing a blockchain based data sharing system for trade industry. This is the largest public management organization in Japan, that advocates the development and implementation of new technologies and especially blockchain based technologies. Now, the company is working on the development of the system based on the
Cryptocurrency exchange announced about its plans to open a crypto-fiat trading option this year. This service will be provided through a Malta-based exchange. For now, Binance is the second largest cryptocurrency exchange based on trading volume per 24 hours. However, Binance representatives still insist, that Binance is a pure cryptocurrency exchange. What`s the matter then?
Japan`s Financial Services Agency has rejected a cryptocurrency exchange for the first time. Yokohama-based FSHO has been denied a license on permanent basis. the exchanges services have been suspended twice already, and this is the third time, which is permanent. The exchange has had several issues, the most serious among them were non sufficient verification
BitTrade, a Japanese government funded cryptocurrency exchange, has been acquired by an international investor 50 mln USD by a millionaire from Singapore. Mr. Eric Cheng Purchased 100% of shares of the cryptocurrency exchange. This is one of the first domestic exchanges that received a license from a Japanese financial regulator. That is a sign that