Bitpoint, a Japanese cryptocurrency exchange, is resuming crypto trading after a devastating hack worth $32 million in mid-July. The company has recovered and will refund its customers.
Japanese licensed cryptocurrency exchange Bitpoint has become a new victim of hackers and lost $32 million in crypto assets in the recent attack.
The newly introduced fully regulated Huobi OTC Desk is targeted at high net worth individuals and institutional investors.
Coincheck, a Japanese cryptocurrency exchange has launched its Over-the-counter (OTC) trading desk wherein the platform is debuting XRP and ETH as the first altcoin listing.
Victim of the “largest theft in history”, Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck has launched an OTC (over-the-counter) desk as a gateway to the cryptosphere.
Owned by Yahoo! Japan subsidiary, Taotao will start operating from May 25, allowing investors trade a limited range of cryptos.
Mark Karpeles, who presided over the dramatic 2014 collapse of the world’s biggest cryptocurrency exchange Mt. Gox, was found guilty of tampering with financial records but will likely avoid jail time after receiving a suspended sentence.
After barring crypto derivatives, Japan is currently gauging industry interest in ETFs tracking digital currencies. The Liberal Democratic Party will reportedly submit draft legislation by March 2019.
Coincheck is actively resuming its depositing and purchasing after a theft. Now XRP and FCT will be available for the platform’s customers.