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Hacked Crypto Exchange Coincheck Confirms Removal of Four Anonymity-Focused Altcoins

Recently hacked Japanese crypto exchange Coincheck will end trading for four privacy-oriented cryptocurrencies, Monero (XMR), Zcash (ZEC), Dash (DASH), and Augur (REP), Cointelegraph Japan reported May 18. Following reports from back in March, the exchange has now officially confirmed the removal of the four anonymity-focused coins will come into effect June 18. According to Coincheck’s blog, the exchange will remove the ...

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Coincheck to Delist Privacy Coins Monero, Zcash, and Dash

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck has will delist trading pairs for privacy-centric cryptocurrencies monero (XMR), zcash (ZEC), and dash (DASH) next month. The Tokyo-based exchange, which was purchased by brokerage firm Monex following a high-profile January hack that saw the platform lose $530 million in NEM tokens ...

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Coincheck will Expand into the US

Monex Inc., the new owner of the cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck, has announced that Coincheck will expand into the US. Monex acquired Coincheck back in April, not long after Coincheck experienced one of the largest crypto hacks of all time. Coincheck has been working to recover ever since but hasn’t fully succeeded yet. Now, in the hopes of helping the exchange to ...

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Post Hack Coincheck Reveals Plans To Expand To Us Market

Monex Inc, the company that recently acquired hacked Japanese crypto exchange Coincheck, has revealed plans to expand the exchange to the U.S. in an interview with Bloomberg today, May 18. Monex CEO Oki Matsumoto said he expects Coincheck will receive an official license from Japanese authorities next month, but – without specifying a timeframe – he revealed the company now ...

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Japan Bolsters Crypto Exchange Regulations to Prevent Another Coincheck

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Japanese regulators have announced stricter regulations for cryptocurrency exchanges in an effort to prevent another heist like the one that befell Coincheck in January, according to Nikkei Asian Review. The country’s Financial Services Agency expects to begin using a new, stricter framework for registered cryptocurrency exchanges ...

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Crypto Exchange Coincheck Made $491 Million Profit Prior to Hack

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Hacked cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck made 53.7 billion yen ($491 million) in profit for the fiscal year ending in March, according to financial data released on Thursday by parent company Monex. The exchange, which in January succumbed to a record-setting hack that saw the attackers make off ...

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Coincheck Crypto Exchange Posts $490 Mln Profit, On Par With Japan’s Top Stock Exchange

Japanese crypto exchange Coincheck earned an estimated ¥53.2 bln (approximately $490 mln) in the ten months between April 2017 and January 2018, the month of its unprecedented hack, according to data from parent company Monex Group Inc., Bloomberg reports April 27. By comparison, Bloomberg notes, Japan Exchange Group, the operator of Japan’s leading stock and derivatives markets, earned ¥71.8 bln ...

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Monex Group to Purchase Coincheck Exchange on April 16 – The Merkle

It has been rumored for some time now, but Monex will finally buy Coincheck. It seems the transaction will be completed for the sum of $33.59 million, which is a lot lower than people initially expected. For the troubled Japanese cryptocurrency exchange, this news comes at a very intriguing moment. How this acquisition will affect the trading platform remains to be ...

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In More Good News out of Japan, Monex Confirms Acquisition of Coincheck

Money Group sees 10-year high share prices today after the brokerage announced that it would be paying ¥3.6bn ($33.5m) for Coincheck, a Japanese cryptocurrency exchange that deals primarily in Bitcoin. Confirmation of the Monex acquisition of Coincheck, which has been discussed and hinted at through the week, saw Monex shares surging 20%, a sign that investors support the firm’s shift, a move ...

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Monex Defends $33.5 Million Coincheck Buyout, Eyes Relaunch

Monex Group’s CEO said he plans to relaunch Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck in “two months”, subject to regulatory approval, in a press conference in Tokyo today, April 6, attended by Cointelegraph. Answering questions following confirmation the online broker had purchased Coincheck for 3.6 bln yen (about $33.5 mln), Oki Matsumoto said the roadmap for the new Monex-controlled Coincheck would include ...

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