Cryptocurrency traders as well as retail investors are beginning to lose interest in this booming industry because of the lengthy and painful decline on the market of virtual currencies. Few of those who purchased Bitcoin for $20,000 believe they can sell their funds at the same rate, not to mention any chanceRead More →


Japanese online crypto broker Monex Group stated it will buy troubled cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck for ¥3.6bn ($33.6m) as part of a move to develop its expertise in virtual currencies and the tech behind them. “We recognize blockchain tech as well as cryptocurrencies as next-generation tech and the platforms which areRead More →


Yahoo Japan is preparing to launch a cryptocurrency exchange, regional media sources stated. The Nikkei Asian Review reported on Friday that the tech firm — originally a joint venture between Softbank and Altaba — will begin an acquisition of BitARG Exchange Tokyo in April of last year and will spend the nextRead More →


Citing anonymous sources close to the newly planned group, Reuters is now reporting that sixteen Japanese cryptocurrency exchanges are drawing plans to install a self-regulating body as early as next week. This new plan is to fast-track a self-regulatory body to better secure investors, in particular due to the recent hack ofRead More →