Richard Meyer

Largest Korean Exchange to Review Listings and Drop Failing Coins

| Richard Meyer

Bithumb will assemble a committee to periodically review its listed cryptocurrencies, becoming the second exchange in Korea to update its listing…

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Iconloop Signs Deal With Art Site to Create Record of Ownership

| Richard Meyer

The works include five by Lee Ufan, founder of the avant-garde School of Things, and three works of Whanki Kim, an early abstract artist in Korea.

South Korea’s Woori Financial Teams up with Kakao’s Crypto Payments Group

| Richard Meyer

The banking company is latest major organization in the country to join the blockchain rush.

Korean Crypto Exchange ‘Prixbit’ Shuts Down Over Banking Woes

| Richard Meyer

Prixbit is one of an estimated 200 players locked out of the banking system

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Malta Crypto Exchange Opened by Coinone to Close Next Month

| Richard Meyer

The shuttering comes as Korea's third-largest exchange shores up its local business.

South Korea’s ‘Bit-Island,’ Jeju, Redoubles Crypto Efforts After Losing Regulatory Bid

| Richard Meyer

Jeju, a small island south of Seoul, is redoubling its efforts to become South Korea's regulation-free Bit-Island after losing out to Busan.

Korea’s Third-Largest Crypto Exchange Publishes Listing Criteria

| Richard Meyer

Coinone has issued official listing criteria, paving the way for more tokens in the ecosystem.

Terra Signs Music Streaming Platform to Crypto Payments Alliance

| Richard Meyer

The music steaming service will join twenty-five partners in a South Korean crypto payments alliance.

Bitcoin’s ‘Kimchi Premium’ Vanishes Again as Trading Range Tightens

| Richard Meyer

The spread between the price of bitcoin on South Korean and U.S.-based crypto exchanges has disappeared after hitting 2019 highs.

Korea Prepaid Card Invests in Blockchain Startup Bezant

| Richard Meyer

Korea Prepaid Card is the second largest investor in BaaS firm Bezant.