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Manny Pacquiao, Philippine Boxer Launches Crypto And Lends Weight To Regulation

4 weeks ago kakp2 Comments Off on Manny Pacquiao, Philippine Boxer Launches Crypto And Lends Weight To Regulation
A boxing legend from the Philippines, Manny Pacquiao, continues his efforts regarding the launch of his own cryptocurrency. His goal is to remain in touch with his large fan base and sees this as a step in that direction. Manny Pacquiao, a former Philippine boxer-turned-senator, has recently drawn attention to himself due to his ambitions Read More

Japanese Crypto Exchange Everybody’s Bitcoin Receives Citation From Financial Regulators

4 weeks ago kakp2 Comments Off on Japanese Crypto Exchange Everybody’s Bitcoin Receives Citation From Financial Regulators
Tokyo-based virtual currency exchange Everybody’s Bitcoin Co. Ltd. has been issued an official warning by the Japanese Financial Services Agency (FSA), according to a press release April 25. Citing articles of the Supplementary Provisions Act on Financial Settlement, the FSA issued the company an improvement notice, which obliges them to rectify any inconsistencies or shortcomings Read More

Hong Kong Securities Regulator Says Raising Capital Is Job For VCs, Not ICOs

1 month ago kakp2 Comments Off on Hong Kong Securities Regulator Says Raising Capital Is Job For VCs, Not ICOs
The head of the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (Hong Kong SFC) said during a speech on April 13 on “New Technologies and Asset Management” that the type of fundraising conducted through Initial Coin Offerings (ICO) is better suited to venture capital funds. Julia Leung, who is also the chair of the 2016 established Read More

The Rapid Growth Of Japan’s Crypto Market

1 month ago kakp2 Comments Off on The Rapid Growth Of Japan’s Crypto Market
Japan has been known for a while now as the country where cryptocurrencies are thriving. Back in 2014, when the first crypto exchange officially opened, this country’s cryptocurrency market was valued at about $23.35 million. Since then, the country has taken an extremely large interest in digital currencies, and many new exchanges were opened. Last year, Read More

Japan’s Crypto Division Keeps on Prevailing

1 month ago kakp2 Comments Off on Japan’s Crypto Division Keeps on Prevailing
Clients thought about by Japanese Financial Services Agency uncover that the nation’s aggregated crypto-exchanging volume was 5,000 times higher a year ago than in 2014. Japan has for some time been a guiding light for digital currencies, in spite of a current spate of government crackdowns. While different nations in the area, for example, China, Read More

Omise Signs Agreement With Major South Korean Banking Affiliate In Win For Adoption

2 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Omise Signs Agreement With Major South Korean Banking Affiliate In Win For Adoption
Thailand’s Omise and OmiseGO (OMG) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with major South Korean credit card business and technical company ShinhanCard, an affiliate of Shinhan Financial Group, as part of a move towards fintech innovation and Blockchain adoption throughout Asia, according to Omise’s press release published Thursday, April 5. Omise is a payment Read More

Bitcoin This Week: MailChimp Bans Crypto Ads, Reddit Eliminates Bitcoin As Payment And More

2 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Bitcoin This Week: MailChimp Bans Crypto Ads, Reddit Eliminates Bitcoin As Payment And More
This episode is sponsored by Cointracking.com. They’re the leading real-time portfolio tracker, trade analyzer and tax-reporting tool for digital currency, powered by historical and current data for over 5,258 existing currencies. Don’t forget US tax filings are due on April 17th: you need to report your crypto income and CoinTracking allows you to do this Read More

South Korea Takes Steps Towards Standardizing Cryptocurrencies

2 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on South Korea Takes Steps Towards Standardizing Cryptocurrencies
South Korea has an already established a market for trading in cryptocurrencies. Newly-revealed information suggests that the country is gaining a strong foothold in cryptocurrency purchases and sales. The Korea Times has released an article about an agreement between South Korea’s largest platform for trading in cryptocurrencies, Bithumb, and a mobile service provider called Pay. Read More

World Leader Cryptocurrency Companies Start to Leave Asia

2 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on World Leader Cryptocurrency Companies Start to Leave Asia
A great deal of things is going on behind the scene in the cryptographic money industry. Starting at the present moment, it appears a reasonable couple of organizations are moving from Asia. Given the blended administrative scene in that piece of the world, such changes are normal. All things considered, it appears Europe is rapidly Read More

Binance Moves its Headquarters to Malta for a More Crypto-Friendly Legislation

2 months ago kakp2 Comments Off on Binance Moves its Headquarters to Malta for a More Crypto-Friendly Legislation
One of the quickest developing crypto trades over the previous year, Binance, declared on its official blog its goal to move tasks to the European island of Malta. This choice comes after the troubles experienced to work under the conditions forced by the Japanese government. Three weeks prior, the Asian daily paper Nikkei announced that Read More