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SBI Reveals Joint Blockchain Remittance Venture With South Korean Startup

| Wolfie Zhao

South Korean bitcoin exchange Coinplug has announed a new joint remittance venture with the fintech subsidiary of Japan-based investment group SBI.

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Korea’s Central Bank Considers ‘Supernode’ for Blockchain Oversight

| Michael del Castillo

The Bank of Korea has published research on issues it believes could hinder distributed ledger adoption, with a "supernode" being one solution.

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Korean Credit Card Giant to Integrate Blockchain Identity Service

| Stan Higgins

South Korea’s largest credit card company is set to use a blockchain identity solution developed by local bitcoin startup Coinplug.


Korean Bank Partners With Bitcoin Startup Circle

| Stan Higgins

One of South Korea’s largest banks has inked an agreement with the best funded startup working in the bitcoin space. KB Kookmin announced the…


One of South Korea’s Biggest Banks is Developing Blockchain Remittances

| Daniel Palmer

South Korea's KB Kookmin Bank is developing a blockchain remittance solution with the aim of ushering in "safer and faster" foreign exchange services.

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Bitcoin Company Coinplug Raises $5 Million in Funding

| Yessi Bello Perez

South Korean bitcoin services company Coinplug has closed a $5m Series B funding round.

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Coinplug Wins $45,000 Prize for Blockchain ID Service

| Jon Southurst

Korea's Coinplug has won a mainstream fintech award for its blockchain-based user authentication system, one that offers significant benefits.


Coinplug Enables Bitcoin Buying at Over 7,000 Regular ATMs

| Jon Southurst

South Korea's Coinplug has enabled bitcoin purchases with credit cards through a network of over 7,000 traditional ATMs across the country.

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Coinplug to Roll Out World’s Biggest Convenience Store Bitcoin Scheme

| Jon Southurst

South Korean firm Coinplug is selling physical bitcoin cards at 8,000 7-Eleven stores, with plans to expand to 24,000 stores nationwide soon.

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Coinplug’s $2.5 Million Funding Round Reveals Bitcoin Growth in Korea

| Jon Southurst

South Korea's Coinplug has secured a $2.5m funding round from mainly local investors, and is targeting young online shoppers.