Tag Archives: Nobuaki Kobayashi
- Diet approves bill regulating bitcoin exchanges in Japan
May 26, 2016
Digital currency exchanges are now regulated in Japan. This was after the Japanese Diet enacted a bill on Wednesday that mandates the government’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) to regulate virtual currency exchanges and their operators in the country, a Japan Times report revealed. Under the revised law, operators of exchanges...
- 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...
New Japan law recognizes bitcoin as method of payment
March 31, 2017