‘Wealth Effect’ From Bitcoin Trading Could Boost Japan’s GDP, Say Analysts
Analysts from Japanese financial holdings company Nomura have estimated that the rise bitcoin prices could boost Japan's economic growth.
MUFG launched a 22-member research consortium of security issuers, broker dealers and tech companies to set standards for security token management.
The SEC-regulated firm raised $14 million from notable investors across traditional and blockchain finance.
Pegged to Japan's cryptocurrency market, Nomura's benchmark will be available to domestic and overseas institutional investors and crypto exchanges, among others.
Ledger's crypto custody venture with Japanese bank Nomura may take longer than expected to launch, the startup's president said.
Japan financial group Nomura has invested in Y Combinator-backed smart contract auditing startup Quantstamp.