Tag Archives: Coincheck

Japanese Bitcoin Exchanges Implement Stricter KYC Requirements
  As part of Japan’s amended ‘Payment Services Act’ which will enter into force on April 1, the ‘Act on Prevention of Transfer of Criminal Proceeds’ [...]
Japan Has Become a Big Player Within the Bitcoin Economy
  Over the past year, Japan has been laser focused on digital currency and blockchain solutions. Moreover, the country has recently become the second [...]
Japanese Banks Explore Blockchain, Help Repair Bitcoin’s Reputation After Mt. Gox
  Leading Asian Bitcoin exchange, Coincheck launched in 2014 just as drama in the industry was at an all-time high. Mt. Gox, led by Mark Karpeles, was [...]
DAO Makes Its Way Into Japan
  Coincheck launches support for DAO tokens in Japan. CoinTelegraph spoke with Kagayaki Kawabata, Business Development Lead at, to find [...]
Japan Passes Law to Increase Regulation of Bitcoin Exchanges
Operators of “virtual currency” exchanges in Japan will have to register with the country’s main financial regulator after the national parliament’s upper [...]
Japan Could Come to Dominate the Bitcoin Landscape
Japan seems to have Bitcoin fever these days. Trading volume is growing exponentially in the region and organizations across the land are investing in this [...]
New Japan Blockchain Association: We Have the Best Contacts
Japan now has two new industry groups to support digital currency and blockchain business in the country, following the launch of the Japan Blockchain [...]
Coincheck collects bitcoin donations for Kumamoto earthquake victims
On April 15, at 16:25 UTC a magnitude 7.0 (M7.0) earthquake struck southwest Japan, “as the result of strike-slip faulting at shallow depth,” according to [...]
Coincheck Brings Ethereum to Japan
Coincheck, the largest bitcoin exchange in Japan follows the current trend to introduce Ethereum support. Read more… Japan gets another new [...]