JAPAN

Deregulating Crypto Could Spark More Speculation Says Japan’s FSA

Ryozo Himino, the new commissioner of Japan’s Financial Services Agency, says the agency is wary of deregulating private ...

Number of Active Crypto Traders in Japan Decreased Mid-COVID

Before a state of emergency had officially been declared to slow the spread of the pandemic in Japan, overall activity on crypt...
August 4, 2020
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Japan’s Dormant BTC Trading Accounts Wake up as Bitcoin Price Rallies

Japan’s “dormant” crypto accounts are starting to see activity as Bitcoin breached a critical price resistance level this week....

Bank of Japan Appoints Top Economist to Head Up CBDC Research Team

The Bank of Japan has appointed its top economist to lead a team tasked with accelerating its research into central bank digita...

BitFlyer and Brave's New Partnership to Finally Let Japanese Users Earn BAT

A new partnership between BitFlyer and Brave enables Japanese users to earn BAT by watching ads on the Brave browser. Japanese ...

Monex’s US Subsidiary TradeStation to Launch Crypto Lending Service

United States-based TradeStation, a subsidiary of Japanese firm Monex Group, is planning to launch a crypto lending service. Th...

Japanese Otaku Coin Association Welcomes New Leadership

Formed to connect fans of Japanese animation, the Otaku Coin Association has announced leading figures from the anime and the b...
July 28, 2020
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It Is the China Dream That Hinders Digital Yuan Says Fisco Executive

China leads the development of central bank digital currency (CBDC ) in the world. Digital yuan has been already tested in some...
July 26, 2020
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Door Still Open for Future ZEC Relisting, Liquid Exchange COO Says

After delisting privacy-focused asset Zcash (ZEC) in pursuit of regulatory compliance, Japanese exchange Liquid is not against ...

Liquid Exchange Confirms Asset Delistings Due to Regulatory Requirements

Japanese exchange Liquid recently unveiled a mass asset removal from its platform, which COO Seth Melamed claimed necessary for...