Japanese Regulated Exchange Zaif Hacked – Nearly 6000 BTC Stolen

Exchanges Japanese government-approved cryptocurrency exchange Zaif has confirmed that it has been hacked. After a preliminary investigation, the exchange says[…]

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Japanese Regulator Unveils Crypto Regulation Updates

Regulation Japan’s financial regulator has recently unveiled the current state of the crypto regulations in the country. Three crypto operators[…]

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Japan Introduces New Screening Requirements for Crypto Exchanges

Regulation Japan’s financial regulator has reportedly introduced new screening requirements for crypto exchanges seeking approval to operate in the country.[…]

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Rakuten Acquires Crypto Exchange to Fast-Track Into the Japanese Market

News Japanese mega e-commerce and internet company Rakuten Inc. is entering the crypto space. Instead of submitting a new application[…]

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160 Crypto Exchanges Seek to Enter Japanese Market, Regulator Reveals

Regulation Japan’s top financial regulator has revealed exclusively to news.Bitcoin.com the number of crypto exchanges seeking to enter the Japanese[…]

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Japanese Actress Helps Tokyo Police Raise Crypto Cybersecurity Awareness

Security A Japanese actress and singer has helped the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department raise awareness on cybersecurity issues, including cryptocurrencies.[…]

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Japan Unveils Results of On-Site Inspections of 23 Crypto Exchanges

Regulation The Japanese financial regulator has finished the on-site inspections of 23 cryptocurrency exchanges. The agency found many problems and[…]

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Japanese Association Seeks Authority to Enforce Self-Regulation on Crypto Exchanges

Regulation Japanese crypto exchanges may soon have an official self-regulatory body. The Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association has applied with[…]

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