Category: Exchange

Exchange Tokyo’s exchange sets initial step towards Bitcoin Futures

Tokyo’s exchange sets initial step towards Bitcoin Futures

Pioneering financial exchanges in Japan are facing reality towards the launch bitcoin futures after CME, CBOE and Nasdaq announcements. The Tokyo Financial Exchange is planning to launch the products on its market. Once the Financial Instruments and Exchange Act recognizes them as financial products. It will be the first product of its nature in Japan. …

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Exchange Japanese FSA approves four new cryptocurrency exchanges

Japanese FSA approves four new cryptocurrency exchanges

Japanese Financial Services Agency has approved four more cryptocurrency exchanges to operate in Japan in addition to the 11 approved in September. The new exchanges approved are Tokyo Bitcoin Exchange Co. Ltd, Bit Arg Exchange Tokyo Co. Ltd, FTT Corporation, and Xtheta Corporation according to the agency’s website. The approval follows the fund settlement law, …

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Exchange Bitcoin prices rises as CME to launch Bitcoin Futures on DEC 18

Bitcoin prices rises as CME to launch Bitcoin Futures on DEC 18

Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Friday, said it will allow CME Group and CBOE to list their Bitcoin futures and CME announced the futures will be available for trading from Dec 18th. Cantor Fitzgerald also got the node from CFTC. Nasdaq Inc also plans to launch bitcoin futures contract in 2018. CME Chairman and …

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Exchange Nasdaq aims to launch Bitcoin futures in the first half of 2018

Nasdaq aims to launch Bitcoin futures in the first half of 2018

Bitcoin, the most prominent cryptocurrency has recently topped with the all-time new high record of $10,000. According to CoinMarketCap Thursday 30th Nov, the bitcoin was trading $10,428.60. Nasdaq is joining CME, CBOE and other companies hoping to help investors trade Bitcoin futures, by launching a Bitcoin futures contracts in the second quarter of 2018 according …

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Exchange Libra launches ‘Crypto Office’ enterprise tax software’

Libra launches ‘Crypto Office’ enterprise tax software’

Libra, cryptocurrency tax compliance and accounting agency, launched an auditing application called Crypto Office targeted at help enterprises with tax compliance and automation of large business processes. It helps “automate and optimize back and middle office processes and reporting, while improving operational and financial analysis and control” according to the company. It can be used …

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Exchange South Korean and Japanese markets already record high bitcoin prices

South Korean and Japanese markets already record high bitcoin prices

Bitcoin was already trading at above $10,000 in South Korea before other markets witnessed the milestone. A quick check at the three leading South Korean markets yesterday. It showed that the coin traded for as much as over $13,000 at Coinone, over $13,000 at Korbit and over $12,000 at Bithumb as other markets welcomed news …

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Exchange BitFlyer the Japanese Bitcoin exchange enters US market

BitFlyer the Japanese Bitcoin exchange enters US market

Japanese Bitcoin exchange, bitFlyer has officially launched in the United States. It includes approval from regulatory of New York’s state department of Financial Services. Since, it has been granted a BitLicense to operate in NY. Announced on Nov 28, 2017, the approaches follow a closed beta in which 2000 exchanges are working. However, it was …

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Exchange South Korea’s Goto Mall adds Bitcoin payments to 620 stores

South Korea’s Goto Mall adds Bitcoin payments to 620 stores

About 620 stores in South Korea’s Goto Mall, the largest underground mall, will start accepting Bitcoin payments from mid-December after the mall partnered with local cryptocurrency exchange HTS Coin to facilitate payments. A local publication called Kyeonggi reported that the mall tested with Bitcoin payments where shop owners accepted Bitcoin directly. However, this did not …

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Exchange Russian will never legalize virtual currencies

Russian will never legalize virtual currencies

Russian Communications and Mass Media minister Nikolay Nikiforov claimed last week that the government will never legalize the virtual currencies as a means of payment. The statement comes one month after his ministry submitted a proposal of regulating cryptocurrencies or the new cryptocurrency regulation bill in the country, so the country is trending the path …

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Exchange South Korea won’t be supervising Bitcoin exchanges

South Korea won’t be supervising Bitcoin exchanges

South Korean financial regulator and watchdog Financial Supervisory Service (FSS) has no intentions to regulate Bitcoin exchanges for now according to a Thursday announcement by the department’s chief. Korea Times reported that he said cryptocurrency is not a “legitimate currency” so does not fall within regulation and supervision. He said the government sees them as …

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Exchange Swissquote Bank is to release bitcoin exchange trade

Swissquote Bank is to release bitcoin exchange trade

An online banking service, Swissquote Bank has declared bitcoin exchanges traded certificate. Thus, it attempts to curb volatility of cryptocurrency. The Switzerland’s online trading names are offering the first actively managed bitcoin certificate. Since Funds will be shifted between the digital currency and cash based on an algorithm. Hence, the trading will place on the …

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Exchange Gatecoin Hongkong crypto exchanges resume banking transactions

Gatecoin Hongkong crypto exchanges resume banking transactions

In September, Gatecoin crypto exchange has suffered a banking blackout. So recently, Hong Kong crypto exchange confirms its plans with new partners to resume HKD and USD banking transactions. Thus, for 2 months due to “abrupt” back accounts, Gatecoin suspended HKD and USD transfers were held up in Hong Kong. Thomas Gluksmann, Gatecoin marketing chief …

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Bitcoin Cash Bitstamp Announced Trading Of Bitcoin Cash

Bitstamp Announced Trading Of Bitcoin Cash

Bitstamp is a one of the Europe’s biggest Bitcoin marketplace enabling the users globally to buy and sell Bitcoins. It has recently announced to start its trading on Bitcoin Cash, a hard fork of Bitcoin occurred on August 1, 2017. Bitstamp CEO Nejc Kodric said “We get requests from our users who want to trade …

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Exchange Luno planning to add Ethereum exchange support

Luno planning to add Ethereum exchange support

Luno, which added Ethereum wallet support early this November after seeing an increase in “renewed interest in Ethereum” on its platform is planning to add Ethereum exchange to allow people to trade Ether. Currently, people use the instant-buy option to send, receive, buy, sell and store. Hence, it cannot trade Eth on its Exchange. Therefore, …

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Exchange Japanese bitcoin exchange impulses for partnership in Russia

Japanese bitcoin exchange impulses for partnership in Russia

The major Japanese Bitcoin exchange is seeking to build the partnership with Russian crypto market. The “demand is huge” and desires for Russian to consider Japan for cryptocurrency regulations. Japanese exchange checks out Russian market Mike Kayamori, CEO said, the Japanese exchange, Quoinex is trying to enter the Russian market. Presently, the exchanges support BCH, …

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