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Binance Confirms Listing of The ZenCash Privacy Coin

ZenCash (ZEN) has just been added to Binance as the exchange’s 127th coin. ZenCash is a privacy coin that uses a similar technology which ZCash uses to secure the private...

Nick Chong | May 23, 2018 | 09:00
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Monex Owned Coincheck Confirms Delisting of Privacy Coins

CoinCheck has plans to remove 3 privacy coins – Monero, Dash, and Zcash – from their platform along with an ERC-20 token which elicits gambling on a non-regulated platform...

Nick Chong | May 20, 2018 | 22:00
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DRAM Sales Decline Amidst Crypto Market Stutter

Sales of DRAM chips in Japan and the rest of the world have declined. The lull in cryptocurrency prices and the decline in smartphone sales are likely responsible for the decrease in...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | May 19, 2018 | 02:00
Japan Introduces Five-Point Agenda for Cryptocurrency Exchange Regulations
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Japan Introduces Five-Point Agenda for Cryptocurrency Exchange...

The Financial Services Agency (FSA) of Japan is set to introduce stricter guidelines for cryptocurrency exchange platforms in the country. According to local media sources, the FSA is...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | May 06, 2018 | 15:00
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Monex CEO Says Cryptocurrencies Could Take off like Derivatives...

During a recent talk at the Japan Society in New York, the CEO of the Monex Group made comparisons between the derivative market in the early 1980s and the current state of...

Nick Chong | May 04, 2018 | 06:00
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Monex Group Gives Coincheck New Life

Many in Japan feared its cryptocurrency market would grind to a halt following the hack of the Tokyo-based exchange, Coincheck. It appears that those fears were unwarranted, however...

Patrick Smith | May 02, 2018 | 03:00
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Japan Could Pressure Exchanges to Drop Monero & Dash: Reports

A Japanese regulatory working group focussing on cryptocurrencies has suggested exchanges should not be “allowed” to trade certain altcoins including Dash and Monero. FSA Suggests...

Wilma Woo | Apr 30, 2018 | 17:00
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Japanese Crypto Exchanges Launch Self-Regulatory Body

The 16 registered cryptocurrency exchange services in Japan have come together to form the Japan Cryptocurrency Exchange Association (JCEA). This is according to a report by Asahi...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | Apr 25, 2018 | 14:00
Japan Needs to Have Stricter Exchange Regulations According to Monex
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Japan Needs to Have Stricter Exchange Regulations According to Monex

Hot on the heels of their Coincheck acquisition, Monex has stated that Japanese exchanges need to have tougher regulations in place. Japan has long been known for being a...

Nikita Blows | Apr 21, 2018 | 20:00
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A Stunt Too Far? Roger Ver Silent Amid Claims He ‘Lied’...

Bitcoin.com CEO and Bitcoin Cash (BCH) proponent Roger Ver faced embarrassment Monday after attempting to pass off a Tokyo Blockchain conference as his own. ‘It Wasn’t A...

Wilma Woo | Apr 17, 2018 | 14:00
Japan Needs to Have Stricter Exchange Regulations According to Monex
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Kraken Exchange Decides to Close down Japanese Operations

Kraken, the US-based cryptocurrency exchange, has announced their plans of ceasing all of their trading operations in Japan in the near future.  Release the Kraken . . . From Japan!...

Nick Chong | Apr 17, 2018 | 04:00
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Ripple Likes Regulation, Requests More from the UK

Ripple, the most centralized cryptocurrency among the market leaders, has asked regulators in the UK to follow Japan’s example by ramping up the rules and acting to corral the...

Adam James | Apr 16, 2018 | 09:00

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