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New BitMEX users in Japan will be unable to open positions after the exchange restricted some accounts in accordance with new regulations.
While Japan is known for its retail market, crypto exchange OKCoin believes the country’s strict licensing regime will attract institutional investors.
Crypto prices climbed with traditional market indexes Monday as traders wondered if bitcoin will remain a follower or break out and blaze its own path.
The men are alleged to have been offloading NEM taken from Coincheck since February.
The platform has been set up to help reinvigorate smaller towns and villages in rural Japan.
The exchange’s membership of Japan’s self-regulatory organization for cryptocurrency firms indicates Coinbase still plans to launch services in the nation.
The group of lawmakers fears that the digital yuan could create economic disruption if it starts to replace the greenback in international markets.
Japan’s crypto-friendly financial firm SBI Holdings is to give shareholders the option to receive the XRP cryptocurrency as a benefit. They can alternatively accept health supplements.
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Japan needs to keep researching a central bank digital currency, even if it won’t launch one just yet, accord to the Bank of Japan’s deputy governor.
Around 70 politicians from Japan’s ruling Liberal Democratic Party plan to propose the nation issues its own digital currency.
The exchange said it is discussing a strategic partnership with a Softbank subsidiary and Japan-based exchange TaoTao to work together to provide “trading services” in the country.
Japan’s top financial regulator reportedly plans to reduce the risk to crypto margin traders by cutting the maximum allowed leverage.
JPMorgan’s Interbank Information Network will expand to Japan early next year, according to its executive director.
Japan’s MUFG Bank and Recruit Holdings are reportedly launching a digital currency as part of a new payments initiative.
Our first Tokyo meetup, held with our friends at CoinDesk Japan, brought together investors, devs, and crypto lovers.
Crypto donations are legal and do not need to be approved for political donations like cash or securities.
Nomura hopes to leverage Line’s vast user base and high-quality user experience to deliver financial services.
The instructions from the FSA are vague and obvious, but they indicate some movement on the regulatory front.