LINE has announced another move into the cryptocurrency space with the launch of a $10 million token venture fund.
After a net loss reported in Q1, the Japanese IT giant says it made an 11 percent profit through its crypto business this last quarter.
Sixteen Japanese cryptocurrency exchanges have applied to form a certified self-regulatory organization for the industry.
A group of creditors of the now defunct bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox have started preparing a rehabilitation plan to claim for bitcoin repayments.
Inconsistency in the way data providers count trades across exchanges has overstated the yen's importance as a trading pair, CoinDesk research finds.
A self-regulatory organization formed by crypto exchanges in Japan is proposing a limit on how much investors can borrow when margin trading
Nippon Telegraph and Telephone is looking to invent a new contract agreements system based on blockchain technology.
VCTRADE, the new crypto exchange built by financial giant SBI Holdings, is finally open to all Japanese residents after months of delays.
Line, the company behind a popular chat app in Japan, announced Thursday that it will open a cryptocurrency exchange in July.
Huobi Pro is to stop offering trading services to investors living in Japan, reportedly over its lack of a license in the country.