Japan's Financial Services Agency has issued business improvement orders to six licensed crypto exchanges operating in the country.
Hours after an exchange breach that saw $31 million stolen from Bithumb, more details have surfaced, but some questions still remain unanswered.
Japan's Financial Service Agency is further cracking down on what it considers lax compliance with AML rules at larger, licensed exchanges.
Japan's financial regulator has formally issued its first denial to a business registration application filed by cryptocurrency exchange FSHO.
The Financial Service Agency is reportedly planning to deny a registration application filed by a crypto exchange over KYC failings.
Japanese banking giant SBI Holdings announced on Monday that its in-house cryptocurrency exchange is now live.
With regulatory uncertainty looming over the industry, incumbents should not feel too comfortable at the top.
To advocate for regulatory leniency, we must consider the advantages, not the disadvantages, that privacy coins will provide to the greater community.
With the absence of formal rules leaving gray areas, panelists at Consensus 2018 argued that crypto firms should lead the way with self-regulation.