Tag: South Korea

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    Industry

    South Korean Cryptocurrency Exchanges Unveil Self-Regulation Guidelines

    South Korean cryptocurrency exchanges aim to self-regulate this industry. That decision has been known for a while now, yet the official rules were unveiled last night. This approach will help provide a more legitimate image for the different cryptocurrencies gaining traction in the region. Additionally, it will also...

    JP Buntinx | April 18, 2018 | 11:30 am
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    ICO

    Icon Shows How Startups Bypass South Korea’s ICO Ban

    The issuance of new cryptocurrencies, which were banned in South Korea six months ago, has returned to the country via overseas listings for local trading. ICON (ICX), which is being called ‘Korean version of Ethereum’, was issued in Switzerland and is leading the new trend. Foreign-Issued Cryptocurrency Allows...

    Ricardo Esteves | April 17, 2018 | 2:30 pm
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    Industry

    Coinone Looks Beyond South Korea to Global Market in Indonesia

    South Korea’s third-largest cryptocurrency exchange, Coinone, has set up in Indonesia bucking the trend of exchanges either branching out or going under in the hard knocks market. Coinone Goes Global in Jakarta South Korea was one of the bellwethers of the cryptocurrency market last year with one in five bitcoin transactions...

    John McMahon | April 17, 2018 | 10:00 am
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    Bithumb Exchange Promotes Offline Cryptocurrency Payments in South Korea

    Cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb is taking digital currencies into the ‘real world’ by promoting their use in everyday activities, such as buying goods from vending machines. This week, the exchange announced its kiosks in South Korea are accepting Bitcoin Cash. Bithumb Exchange Brings Cryptocurrencies Into The Real World Bithumb, South...

    Ricardo Esteves | April 11, 2018 | 1:00 pm
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    Industry

    Binance Fights Increasing Regulation

    Zhao Changpeng, founder of Binance, was able to grow his company into the world’s largest digital-asset exchange by traded value in less than eight months. The exchange, however, may face challenging times as regulators worldwide start clamping down on the cryptocurrency market. Zhao has described regulation as a risk for...

    Ricardo Esteves | April 1, 2018 | 5:27 pm

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