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FSA to punish major cryptocurrency exchange operators

/ 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 ...

Sep 24, 2017

Virtual currency exchanges to be put under surveillance by FSA

The Financial Services Agency will put virtual currency exchanges operating in the country under full surveillance from October, officials have said. The FSA will monitor whether the exchanges for bitcoin and other digital currencies have appropriate internal systems, including ones to protect customer assets. If ...