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Japanese Police Arrest 16 Persons for Illegally Mining Cryptocurrency

Category: Altcoins, Crime, Mining, News, Regulation

Japanese Police Arrest 16 Persons for Illegally Mining Cryptocurrency

While the entire crypto ecosystem is still trying to find lasting solutions to crypto-related financial crimes such as money laundering, crypto theft, hacks and heists, bad actors keep formulating new ways to benefit from the digital currency revolution at the expense of others. Now, Japan’s security forces have arraigned sixteen people for similar cryptojacking on June 15, 2018. Mining Crypto…

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Japan’s Cryptocurrency Regulatory Watchdog Orders FSHO Exchange to Shut down Operations

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Japan’s Cryptocurrency Regulatory Watchdog Orders FSHO Exchange to Shut down Operations

It is stale news that the Japanese Financial Services Agency (FSA) has increased regulatory oversight in the nation’s crypto space for quite some time now. However, the surprising aspect of the entire scenario now is that the FSA is on the verge of rejecting the application of a local exchange for the first time in its history. FSHO Not Up…

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$30 Million Worldwide Blockchain Investment Fund Launched by Mobile Game Developer

Category: Altcoins, Blockchain, Entertainment, Finance, News

$30 Million Worldwide Blockchain Investment Fund Launched by Mobile Game Developer

Gumi, a Japanese-based mobile game developer that has created some landmark titles such as Brave Frontier, are now getting into the blockchain space. They announced the launch of their new worldwide blockchain investment fund worth $30 million. They have called the fund Gumi Cryptos, and it will make investments in blockchain technology and cryptocurrency-related firms. They clearly see the massive…

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Coinbase Arrives in Japan, Welcomes New FinTech Leader

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Coinbase Arrives in Japan, Welcomes New FinTech Leader

Coinbase announced the launch of a new office in Japan on June 4, 2018, and welcomes FinTech leader Nao Kitwaza to take the lead.  The cryptocurrency exchange is currently “working hand-in-hand” with the Japanese FSA to comply with laws. “As a regulated, compliant crypto company in the U.S., we will focus on building that same level of trust with new…

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HitBTC Cryptocurrency Exchange Stops Servicing Japanese Residents

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HitBTC Cryptocurrency Exchange Stops Servicing Japanese Residents

The regulatory wars continue. The eighth largest crypto exchange in the world by traded volume, HitBTC, has barred Japanese citizens from using its platform citing regulatory issues. Goodbye Japan According to a blog post by the firm on June 3, 2018, the HitBTC team has made it clear its effort towards getting approved by the nation’s regulatory authority is yet…

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Singaporean Entrepreneur Acquires FX Trade Financial and Cryptocurrency Exchange

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Singaporean Entrepreneur Acquires FX Trade Financial and Cryptocurrency Exchange

BitTrade For $50 Million Eric Cheng has completed a 100 percent stake acquisition of FX Trade Financial and its affiliate company BitTrade. The Singapore based entrepreneur shelled out S$67 million ($50 Million) for the acquisition, making him the first foreign investor with a 100 percent stake in a Japanese cryptocurrency company. BitTrade & FX Trade Acquisition Eric Cheng (Source: AffirmPlus)…

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GMO Launches “CryptoChips,” A Bitcoin-Based Gaming Rewards System

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GMO Launches “CryptoChips,” A Bitcoin-Based Gaming Rewards System

Prominent Japanese conglomerate, GMO Internet Inc., has taken another significant step in its quest to excel in the cryptocurrency market. On May 31, 2018, the firm announced the launching of an in-game rewards system called CryptoChips. About CryptoChips GMO announced the crypto gaming rewards system via a press release on the company’s website. In recent times, GMO has expanded from…

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331 Crypto Investors in Japan Made Profits of at Least $1 Million in 2017

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331 Crypto Investors in Japan Made Profits of at Least $1 Million in 2017

2017 was a year in which many crypto millionaires were made across the world. Thanks to the explosion in the values of most digital currencies, investors saw significant gains from their investments. $380 Million in Taxes Outside of Employment Reports from Japan indicate that 331 crypto investors made profits of at least $1 million as a result of their trading…

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A Cryptocurrency is In The Works for Anime, Manga, and Game Lovers

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A Cryptocurrency is In The Works for Anime, Manga, and Game Lovers

Naomitsu Kodaka, the CEO of Tokyo Otaku Mode Inc. believes that cryptocurrencies have great uses as a cross-border digital cash service for smaller communities like hobbyists in the anime, manga, and game industry. Crypto Geared to the Gaming Community The goal is to target otaku (geeks) with an Otaku Coin, a coin that will help people within the community build…

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Japan’s Tech Giant Set to Launch the First Bitcoin Miner with 7nm Chip

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Japan’s Tech Giant Set to Launch the First Bitcoin Miner with 7nm Chip

GMO Internet Group plans to launch GMO miner B2 on June 6, 2018, which will be followed by an information session in Tokyo, Japan. During the launch, details on the GMO miner B2’s performance and the price will become available to potential buyers. Once launched, the GMO miner B2 will become the first bitcoin mining machine in the world to…

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