Korea Investigates 20 Public Companies for Using Crypto Claims to Boost Share Prices

Featured The South Korean financial authorities are investigating 20 publicly listed companies for unfairly using cryptocurrency claims to boost their[…]

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20+ South Korean Cryptocurrency Exchanges Voluntarily Undergo Evaluations

Regulation Over twenty cryptocurrency exchanges in South Korea have agreed to undergo evaluations, including the country’s top four exchanges: Upbit,[…]

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How South Korean Government Prevents Officials from Insider Crypto Trading

Regulation South Korea currently has no law against government officials insider trading with the knowledge of cryptocurrency regulations. The case[…]

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South Korean Regulator Supports ‘Normal’ Cryptocurrency Transactions

Regulation The director of the South Korean Financial Supervisory Service has announced that the government will support “normal” transactions of cryptocurrencies.[…]

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South Korea Considers Bitlicense-Style System for Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Regulation The South Korean government is considering introducing an approval system for cryptocurrency exchanges based on the Bitlicense model, developed[…]

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US Financial Regulator Requests Crypto Trading Data From South Korea

Regulation The New York State Department of Financial Services has asked two South Korean financial authorities to share cryptocurrency-related data[…]

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South Korea Releases Official Guidelines for Cryptocurrency Exchanges and Banks

Regulation The South Korean government has officially released two sets of previously promised guidelines that specify cryptocurrency regulatory measures. In[…]

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Commission Income From Crypto Accounts Jumped 36 Times for South Korean Banks

Finance South Korean banks have been providing virtual account services to cryptocurrency exchanges and earning commissions from them. According to[…]

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South Korean Officials Caught Trading On Insider Knowledge of Crypto Regulations

Regulation South Korean government officials have reportedly been caught insider trading. They sold all of their cryptocurrency holdings and profited[…]

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215,000+ Sign Petition Against South Korean Crypto Regulation – Government to Respond

Regulation A national petition against extreme cryptocurrency regulations in South Korea has exceeded 200,000 signatures, the requirement for the government[…]

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