Bitstamp Reportedly Up For Sale to South Korean Gaming Company
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Coincheck Confirms Takeover By Monex Group

Monex Group’s recent announcement of an acquisition of Coincheck has been approved by both parties. What is the future of the cryptocurrency exchange? A week ago, Monex Group, a...

Nick Chong | Apr 05, 2018 | 03:00
DADI ICO Investors Under Attack by Phishing Scams
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‘Don’t Be Greedy’: Cryptocurrency Scammers &...

You think your losses from hodling been bad this year? Odds are, they pale in comparison to losses accrued from hacks and scams. A Bull Run for Crypto Scammers According to data shared...

Adam James | Apr 04, 2018 | 21:00
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Monex Shares Soar Amid Rumor of Buying Coincheck Bitcoin Exchange

The market cap of Japanese online broker Monex Group shot up 20% April 3 after rumors spread about it buying troubled cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck. Monex Shares Surge 20% Data...

Wilma Woo | Apr 03, 2018 | 10:00
Crypto Exchange Giant Coinbase Announces Opening of Japan Office
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Crypto-Positivity Still Big in Japan Despite High Profile Hacks

As the flying taxi swoops past a building-sized electronic billboard, my robot driver flicks a switch. A screen bursts into life: Five high-pitched squeals in unnecessarily shiny...

Emilio Janus | Mar 28, 2018 | 18:00
Coincheck NEM laundered
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Half Of Coincheck ’s Stolen NEM May Have Already Been Laundered

Hackers involved in the high-profile Coincheck heist earlier this year may have successfully converted half of the stolen NEM tokens into other digital currencies. Hung out to Dry As...

Adam James | Mar 19, 2018 | 09:30
Crazy Cryptocurrency Scams: "Secretive WW2 Bunker" Mining Farm
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Crypto and ICO Scams Burning Through $9 Million Per Day: Do Your...

An alleged $1.36 billion worth of various cryptocurrencies has been stolen by fraudsters in just the first two months of 2018. And while the ICO craze continues to run with full force...

Georgi Georgiev | Mar 15, 2018 | 00:30
Coincheck reimburses customers
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Coincheck Clients Compensated from Crypto Heist, XEM Soars

When a crypto exchange or digital wallet provider is compromised, the digital loot is often moved away so fast that there is no chance of recovery. This is what happened to Coincheck...

James Levenson | Mar 13, 2018 | 03:30
The 'Phoenix' Exchange: CoinCheck, Post January's $550 Million Hack
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National Regulators to Shut Down Some Japanese Exchanges, Order...

Financial regulators in Japan are set to dole out punishments to multiple cryptocurrency exchanges this week, in addition to shutting some down entirely. Cracking the Whip In 2017...

Adam James | Mar 09, 2018 | 03:30
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Coincheck’s $534M of Stolen NEM Found By Blockchain Forensics...

BIG Blockchain Intelligence Group has reported that its Forensic and Investigations Division has successfully followed the laundered proceeds from the high-profile Coincheck hack —...

Adam James | Mar 05, 2018 | 11:00
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Parabolic Bitcoin Price Will Return…But After How Long?...

Analysts are forecasting further price drops before a breakout for Bitcoin the “parabolic” asset as sliding resistance plays out this week. Remember You’re Parabolic In an...

Wilma Woo | Feb 26, 2018 | 07:30
Crypto Hot Spot Japan Shows No Love for ICOs
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Cryptocurrency in Japan: Crypto Industry Groups to Merge, Launch...

Japan is one of the world’s most crypto-friendly nations at the moment. It made digital currencies legal tender in April last year and enjoys a free and unfettered crypto trading...

James Levenson | Feb 16, 2018 | 02:30
The 'Phoenix' Exchange: CoinCheck, Post January's $550 Million Hack
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Japanese Authorities Raid Hacked Coincheck Exchange

Japan’s Financial Services Agency raided the offices of the hacked Coincheck cryptocurrency exchange to see if they had adequate funds to repay customers. The recent hack of the...

Jeff Francis | Feb 02, 2018 | 01:45

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