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Japan’s Financial Watchdog Sets Out New Requirements For Crypto Exchanges

3 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Japan’s Financial Watchdog Sets Out New Requirements For Crypto Exchanges
Japan’s financial watchdog, the Financial Services Agency (FSA), has laid out yet further regulatory stipulations for domestic crypto exchanges, Cointelegraph Japan reports today, May 6. The regulator is reportedly intensifying its efforts to prevent a repeat of January’s $532 mln hack of crypto exchange Coincheck, the biggest single exchange hack in the history of the Read More

SBI Unveils New Plans For Its Cryptocurrency Exchange

3 months ago admin2 Comments Off on SBI Unveils New Plans For Its Cryptocurrency Exchange
While initially scrapping its plans to develop a cryptocurrency exchange in conjunction with partners. SBI Holdings has today announced new plans to more forward with the development of their own self developed exchange. President and CEO of the company, Yoshitaka Kitao announced the development of the company’s own exchange, confirming that SBI’s exchange is “not a white Read More

How Monex Plans to Revive Hacked Japanese Crypto Exchange Coincheck

4 months ago admin2 Comments Off on How Monex Plans to Revive Hacked Japanese Crypto Exchange Coincheck
News The hacked Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck has officially been acquired by one of Japan’s largest online brokerage firms. Monex Group has outlined its plans of reviving Coincheck and the risks associated with the acquisition. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Acquisition Completed Coincheck has officially become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Monex Read More

Monex Confirms Coincheck Exchange Acquisition, Plans Future IPO

4 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Monex Confirms Coincheck Exchange Acquisition, Plans Future IPO
Japanese online brokerage Monex Group has confirmed a deal is in place to acquire cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck, which suffered a major breach early this year. According to Japanese daily The Mainichi, the deal will cost Monex 3.6 billion yen (around $33.5 million). Later this month, the broker will acquire 45.2 percent of Coincheck’s shares from its Read More

$33.5 Million: Monex is Buying Hacked Cryptocurrency Exchange Coincheck

4 months ago admin2 Comments Off on $33.5 Million: Monex is Buying Hacked Cryptocurrency Exchange Coincheck
Advertisement Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Major Japanese online brokerage has confirmed its foray into the cryptocurrency sector by announcing its acquisition of Tokyo-based exchange Coincheck for ¥3.6 billion ($33.5 million). In an announcement on Friday, Monex confirmed it will acquire 100% of all 1,775,267 shares Read More

Confirmed: Monex Group To Acquire Coincheck

4 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Confirmed: Monex Group To Acquire Coincheck
Japanese financial services provider Monex Group announced that it will acquire 100 percent of shares of Coincheck Inc., according to a Monex press release April 6. The execution of share acquisition is planned for April 16 at a price of 3.6 bln yen ($33.5 mln). The acquisition price is calculated from the net asset estimate Read More

Story of Coincheck: How to Rebound After the ‘Biggest Theft in the History of the World’

4 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Story of Coincheck: How to Rebound After the ‘Biggest Theft in the History of the World’
Those who held Bitcoin through the Mt. Gox hack of 2014 experienced one of the most tumultuous times in cryptocurrency history, having seen some of the darkest days in the ecosystem. However, Mt. Gox has been overtaken as the biggest single exchange hack with Coincheck, also a Japanese exchange, taking the title. While thieves walked Read More

Over $6.2 Mln In Crypto Assets Lost To Fraud, Hacks In Japan Last Year

5 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Over $6.2 Mln In Crypto Assets Lost To Fraud, Hacks In Japan Last Year
Over $6.2 mln (662.4 mln yen) of cryptocurrency was lost in 2017 due to fraud and theft, according to statistics released from Japan’s National Police Agency (NPA), local news outlet Nikkei reports today, March 22. This number does not include the over $500 mln hack of NEM from Japanese crypto exchange Coincheck in late January. Read More

NEM Rises 19 Percent as Coincheck Reimburses Customers and Resumes Limited Trading

5 months ago admin2 Comments Off on NEM Rises 19 Percent as Coincheck Reimburses Customers and Resumes Limited Trading
The price of altcoin NEM (XEM) increased by nearly 19 percent today following the news that Japanese cryptocurrency Coincheck has completed a promised refund to customers and resumed some trading services. In a report from the Japan Times, the Tokyo-based exchange distributed ¥46.6 billion ($440 million) to all 260,000 customers who lost their holdings of Read More

Theft-Hit NEM Nosedived, But It Wasn’t February’s Big Crypto Loser

5 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Theft-Hit NEM Nosedived, But It Wasn’t February’s Big Crypto Loser
Large-cap cryptos may have had a rough ride in February, but their so-called small-cap and mid-cap competitors didn’t fare much better. While bitcoin ended February with marginal gains, and the likes of litecoin and lesser-known DigixDao shined, names like ICON (ICX), NEM (XEM) and cardano (ADA) took a beating as the market turned south, CoinDesk Read More