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Anycoin Direct gets €500K in funding, while blockchain technology platform Colu and Japan-based BitFlyer raise $2.5M and $1.1M in funding, respectively.

bitFlyer Launches in Europe, Becomes the World’s First Bitcoin Exchange Regulated in Japan, the US and Europe
January 23rd, 2018

bitFlyer will be the only licensed exchange in the continent that will allow users to trade with Japan.

bitFlyer Launches in Europe and Becomes the World’s First Bitcoin Exchange to Be Regulated in Japan, the US and Europe
January 23rd, 2018

bitFlyer’s launch into Europe comes hot on the heels of explosive growth in Japan and launch in the US in 2017. bitFlyer is the world’s largest Bitcoin exchange and the only one licensed in Europe that will allow users to trade with Japan, the world’s largest market for bitcoin trading.

Bitcoin Price is Going to the Moon as Cryptocurrency Breaks $11,000 Barrier
November 29th, 2017

Bitcoin’s price briefly hit a new record on Wednesday, by breaking$11,000 barrier.

bitFlyer, the World’s Largest Bitcoin Exchange, Launches in the U.S.
November 29th, 2017

Tokyo-based bitFlyer, world’s largest Bitcoin exchange, has recently received an approval-nod from the New York Department of Financial Services (DFS) to start its operations in U.S.

Japan’s FSA Officially Licenses 11 Bitcoin Exchanges, Including bitFlyer
October 2nd, 2017

FSA has declared first cryptocurrency exchanges that are now allowed to operate in the country under the recently adopted regulations.

bitFlyer Receives Virtual Currency Exchange Registration from Japan FSA
September 29th, 2017

Japan’s financial regulator has given bitFlyer, the largest Japanese Bitcoin Exchange, a license to operate a virtual currency exchange

bitFlyer Selected as a Partner Vendor for Japanese Bankers Association’s ‘Collaborative Blockchain Platform’
September 15th, 2017

bitFlyer, a Japanese startup that that recently announced it will launch a US-based digital currency exchange this Fall, is going head-to-head with titans from Japan’s tech industry in a pilot for the Japan Banking Association (which runs Japan’s SWIFT equivalent and represents a consortium of 120 banks) to demonstrate its enterprise blockchain product, “miyabi.” bitFlyer will begin operation of “miyabi” with the JBA in October.

Bitcoin Exchange BitFlyer Expands Globally, Launching US-Based Exchange This Fall
August 20th, 2017

Foundation of the BitFlyer’s entity in the US marks the first expansion of the leading Japanese exchange into a new, regulation-challenging market.

bitFlyer Сommits to Global Expansion, Launching US Bitcoin Exchange Fall 2017  
August 18th, 2017

bitFlyer, the largest Bitcoin and blockchain company in Japan, will launch its US-based Bitcoin exchange by the Fall of 2017.

Bitcoin Becomes Legal Payment Option in Japan, Price Rises to $1136 Level
April 3rd, 2017

The recognition of Bitcoin in Japan is good news for the global cryptocurrency ecosystem as it may drive demand and price.

Three Japanese Megabanks Invest in Country’s Largest Bitcoin Exchange BitFlyer
February 14th, 2017

Japanese banking giants are looking to invest in financial technology startups, as the government is promoting innovation in the competitive fintech market.

Japanese Exchange Bitflyer Creates ¥50M Startup Fund, Invests in IoT Company Sivira
January 27th, 2016

The project called ‘Blockchain Angel Fund’ aims at supporting blockchain companies in Japan.

Bitcoin Exchange BitFlyer Raises $4M in Funding from Japanese VC Firms
August 13th, 2015

Japanese venture capital firms Dentsu Digital Holdings, Mitsubishi UFJ Capital Company Limited and others keep investing: bitFlyer raises $4m in this round.