FSA to punish major cryptocurrency exchange operators

Business / Financial Markets Jun 19, 2018

FSA to punish major cryptocurrency exchange operators

The Financial Services Agency is expected to take administrative action this week on some registered cryptocurrency exchange operators in Japan, including industry leader bitFlyer Inc., it was learned Tuesday. The upcoming punitive action suggests even operators registered under the revised payment services law, enforced in ...

Business Apr 5, 2018

Japan unveils proposals for controls on Initial Coin Offerings

Japan is moving toward legalizing initial coin offerings, even as countries such as China and the U.S. restrict the fundraising method because of the risks it presents for investors. A government-backed study group laid out basic guidelines for further adoption of ICOs, including rules for ...