Tag Archives: Yuzo Kano
- Buoyant bitcoin trading in Japan lures currency traders
August 18, 2016
Japan’s digital money market is thriving, thanks to improved public trust in virtual currencies like bitcoin. A total of JPY430 billion (USD4.29 billion) worth of bitcoins were traded in the first half of 2016—about 50 times more than the trading volume in the same period last year, according to figures...
- 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