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Bithumb Hack ‘Doesn’t Really Change the Fundamentals of Bitcoin’: Charlie Lee

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Advertisement Charlie Lee, the founder of Litecoin, went on CNBC’s Fast Money program on Wednesday to discuss the recent hacking of South Korea’s cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb, among other developments in the crypto sphere. Speaking via telephone, the founder of the world’s fifth-largest cryptocurrency by market cap pointed out that while it is normal for cryptocurrency investors Read More

Korean Government Launches Investigation into Crypto Hacks

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Regulation Following the alleged hacks of South Korean crypto exchanges, the government has formally launched an investigation into the cause of the hacks. The authorities will also perform security checks on all crypto exchanges’ systems. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Government’s Response The South Korean government announced on Wednesday, June 20, that Read More

New Partnership Announced Between Korea University and Huobi Subsidiary

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Korea University is teaming up with the South Korean subsidiary of crypto exchange Huobi for “industry-academia” cooperation in the field of blockchain development, Seoul Daily reports, June 12. The agreement between one of South Korea’s most prestigious universities and Huobi Korea seeks to bridge academic research of the innovative technology with products useful for the Read More

Korean Cryptocurrency Exchange Coinrail Suffers $40 Million Theft

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Advertisement Get exclusive fiat and cryptocurrency analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Click here now! South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Coinrail said it was the victim of a hack on Sunday, with reported losses of about 40 billion won ($37.2 million) in cryptocurrency. In a blog post on Monday, Coinrail confirmed it had suspended Read More

South Korea Mulls Over How to Cash Out State-Owned Cryptocurrency

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Finance The South Korean government is mulling over how to cash out the cryptocurrency it recently confiscated. While the most likely option is to auction the coins off using the government-owned auction platform, various concerns have been raised. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Cashing Out BTC The South Korean government is Read More

Hodler’s Digest, May 28-June 3: South Korea Get Back Into Crypto, China Embraces Blockchain

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Coming every Sunday, the Hodler’s Digest will help you to track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions, and much more — a week on Cointelegraph in one link. Top Stories This Week South Korea Contemplates Lifting ICO Ban South Korea Read More

Crypto Exchange Huobi Jointly Launches $93 mln China-South Korea Blockchain Fund

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Huobi, the world’s third largest cryptocurrency exchange by trade volumes, has entered into a partnership to launch a $93 mln China-South Korea investment fund for blockchain companies, the China Money Network reported yesterday, June 1. Huobi, together with Chinese investment firm NewMargin Capital and South Korean securities firm Kiwoom Securities Co., Ltd., will use the Read More

331 Japanese Cryptocurrency Investors Made at Least $1 Million in Profit Last Year: Tax Agency

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Advertisement Get exclusive analysis and cryptocurrency insights on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Mainstream media outlets in South Korea and Japan JoongAng and Nikkei have reported that the National Tax Agency (NTA) of Japan is fully aware that 331 investors in the Japanese cryptocurrency sector recorded a profit of $1 million through trading, generating Read More