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A man stands near an advertisement of a cryptocurrency exchange in Tokyo

Japan Watchdog Orders Improvements at Cryptocurrency Exchanges

By Thomas Wilson TOKYO (Reuters) Japan's financial regulator said on Friday it has ordered cryptocurrency exchanges including bitFlyer, Inc., one of the country's biggest, to...
A small toy figure is seen on representations of the Bitcoin virtual currency in this illustration picture

Bitcoin Tumbles as Hackers Hit South Korean Exchange Coinrail

SEOUL (Reuters)  South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Coinrail said it was hacked over the weekend, sparking a steep fall in bitcoin amid renewed concerns about security...
U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchange Kraken quits Japan: Bloomberg

U.S.-Based Cryptocurrency Exchange Kraken Quits Japan: Bloomberg

(Reuters) U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchange Kraken will stop its trading services in Japan, citing rising costs of doing business there, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday The exchange...
Fukuda, a software engineer at Next Currency Inc, speaks during an interview with Reuters at the company's headquarters in Tokyo

Japan’s Cryptocurrency Exchanges Face Shortage of Engineers

By Thomas Wilson TOKYO (Reuters) When cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck Inc explained how hackers made off with $530 million in digital money, it said part of the...
Cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck's signboard is pictured in front of a building where their office is located in Tokyo

Japan’s Coincheck to Start Repaying Customers Monday after Digital Money Heist

TOKYO (Reuters) Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck Inc, reeling from government reprimands over lax standards after $530 million dollar theft of digital money, said it would...
Coincheck CEO Koichiro Wada attends a news conference in Tokyo

Japan Punishes Seven Cryptocurrency Exchanges over Regulatory Lapses

By Taiga Uranaka and Thomas Wilson TOKYO (Reuters) Japan punished seven cryptocurrency exchanges, ordering two of them to suspend business, in an effort to shore up...