Tag Archives: bitFlyer
- bitFlyer rolls out Visa-powered Bitcoin prepaid card in Japan
October 10, 2017
Mainstream Bitcoin adoption continues in Japan, and this time with a little bit of boost from cryptocurrency exchange bitFlyer. The Tokyo-based exchange, considered to be the largest in Japan by trading volume, introduced last week its own reloadable Visa-powered prepaid card. Starting Oct. 6, Bitcoin users in the country can...
- Japanese bitcoin exchange bitFlyer sets foot on US soil
August 29, 2017
bitFlyer, Japan’s largest bitcoin exchange by trading volume, is preparing to enter the U.S. market. The Tokyo-based cryptocurrency exchange announced that it has opened an office in the financial district of San Francisco, and is eyeing to start its U.S. operations by the fall of 2017. bitFlyer said it has...
- Japanese exchanges, retailers lift 1-day suspension on bitcoin services
July 25, 2017
Digital currency exchanges and merchants in Japan have resumed bitcoin deposits and withdrawals on Monday, one day after suspending the services over fears of a network split. Coincheck was the first the reopen on Sunday, Nikkei Asian Review reported. Bitbank, one of the largest exchanges in the country, restarted bitcoin...
- Security concerns forces Mt. Gox trustee to hold off release of bitcoin addresses
May 13, 2016
The court-assigned trustee of the defunct bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox is putting off the release of the list of bitcoin addresses that was controlled by the digital currency exchange before it went bankrupt. Nobuaki Kobayashi, the trustee assigned by the Tokyo District Court, announced back in February that he is...
‘Game of skill’ allows users to bet on bitcoin price movements
September 1, 2017
New Japan law recognizes bitcoin as method of payment
March 31, 2017
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September 22, 2017