As demand returns to the markets South Korea is once again leading the way for trade volume. Bitcoin recorded a monthly high trading volume on exchanges in the country as fears of clampdowns subside and confidence returns to the crypto markets. Local media reported that domestic Bitcoin trading volume reached a maximum value in the […]
Analysts all over the world remain divided on the Bitcoin price topic. This currency’s value will likely soar to $25,000 in the next twelve months, say several respected analysts. What Comes Next for the Bitcoin Price? Bitcoin and other similar currencies have seen a major price drop in early 2018. Most markets lost nearly 50% […]
South Korea gov’t says it wants to “prevent any illegal acts” in crypto, but also is “still divided” on trading ban. #NEWS
It seems another cryptocurrency shakeup will happen in South Korea. With exchanges imposing self-regulation, an interesting precedent is created. The government now wants to crack down on any illegal and unfair activity in this industry. This also means there will be no ban on cryptocurrencies whatsoever. It is another positive change to further legitimacy cryptocurrency […]
South Korea has doubled down on its commitment to eliminating the use of cryptocurrency in illicit activities, but played down more serious proposals.
As Olympians in Pyeongchang, Korea perform to huge audiences in the popular events of skying, snowboarding and hockey. Less popular US lugers have turned to Bitcoin to fuel their sleds. Bitcoin funds US luge team The USA Luge Foundation began campaigning for donations of Bitcoin using Medium since December of 2017. The team is the first Olympic group […]
Meet the first international sports team to start advertising Bitcoin on its kit and equipment at the Winter Olympics 2018. Where else could you find crypto in Pyeongchang? #ADOPTION
South Korea considers introducing a licensing system for crypto exchanges based on NY’s BitLicense. #NEWS
South Korea is considering adopting a system similar to New York’s “BitLicense” for the regulation of cryptocurrency exchanges, a report states.
South Korea is examining a licensing system to regulate the country’s cryptocurrency exchanges in a major turn around from its previous harsh stance. A turn around from hardline approach After announcing less than a month ago that some or all cryptocurrency exchanges may be shut down in the aftermath of the Bitcoin market correction South Korea […]
The bitcoin space is a constant battle of truth versus untruth, rumor versus fact and optimism versus pessimism. With market manipulators up to their usual tricks and salty altcoiners crying FUD, it can be hard to tell what’s real and what’s fake. This week truly had it all: keks, lies, and videotape beamed live from […]
A number of new cryptocurrency exchanges are launching in South Korea despite being unable to provide full service due to regulatory challenges. Since the Korean government enforced the real-name system on cryptocurrency accounts, banks have only been providing fiat deposit services to the country’s four largest crypto exchanges. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for […]
Over the past few months, the government of South Korea has been floating the idea of banning the trade of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. The very thought South Korea would institute such a ban was enough to help prompt recent declines in Bitcoin’s price. That’s reasonable considering South Koreans currently account for almost 20% of […]
New Monero-mining ADB.Miner worm is rapidly spreading, 7,000 Android devices infected so far. #NEWS
South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Coinpia suspends deposits and trading after new KYC requirements come into effect “[i]n the absence of a clear solution”. #NEWS