Japans digital yen to prioritize simplicity and interoperability
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Japans digital yen to prioritize simplicity and interoperability

Home » Business » Japan’s digital yen to prioritize simplicity and interoperability Japan will prioritize simplicity in its development of a central bank digital currency. A senior official at the Bank of Japan (BOJ) has stated that this will ensure the digital yen is interoperable with other local payment systems. The BOJ has been stepping up…

Japans SBI to Merge The Crypto Exchanges per year After Rival Takeover
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Japans SBI to Merge The Crypto Exchanges per year After Rival Takeover

SBI’s chief executive Yoshitaka Kitao. Source: ripple.comThe Japanese financial giant SBI is set to merge its crypto exchanges, TaoTao and SBI VC Trade – a move that will create a new Asian heavyweight exchange that could challenge market leaders like bitFlyer. SBI, traditionally, has focused on its banking and securities business arms. But in recent…

Japans FSA plots harsher digital foreign currency regulation
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Japans FSA plots harsher digital foreign currency regulation

The Financial Services Agency, Japan’s market regulator, is taking its first steps towards drafting a more restrictive policy for regulating digital currency in the country, in a move that looks set to tighten the rules for digital currency sector businesses. According to reports in local media Jiji Press, the rule changes are being brought in…

Japans Liquid Swap hacked, nearly $80M upon in digital property missing
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Japans Liquid Swap hacked, nearly $80M upon in digital property missing

Home » Business » Japan’s Liquid Exchange hacked, nearly $80M on in digital assets missing A Japanese digital assets exchange has become the latest victim of a security breach, allegedly losing up to $80 million to the hackers. Liquid Exchange confirmed that the attackers had targeted its hot wallets and made away with 100+ BTC,…

Japans Crypto Titans Posting High Crypto Biz Income, Pivot Towards Altcoins
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Japans Crypto Titans Posting High Crypto Biz Income, Pivot Towards Altcoins

Source: Adobe/MuhammadSyafiqTwo of Japan’s biggest crypto players – the financial giants the SBI and Monex groups – have posted high crypto profits in their second-quarter reports. Both firms have a range of diverse crypto interests, both at home and abroad. SBI operates two domestic crypto exchanges: SBI VC Trade and the TaoTao platforms, in addition…