Japan’s SBI Lists XRP Despite The SEC Lawsuit

XRP just found a new supporter in the midst of being abandoned by former partners. The…

XRP Faces More Exchange Suspensions Following Pump & Dump Activity

XRP has had a tumultuous day. The cryptocurrency has seen its activity on Japanese exchange Coincheck…

Enjin to Tokenize Celebrity Art as a Fundraising Mechanism

The charity program, which is the first of its kind in Japan, will launch through Kizuna,…

SBI Financial Acquires UK Crypto Trading Desk B2C2

The move signals a further expansion in SBI’s inroads into the crypto trading arena in Japan.…

Hong Kong Watchdog To Regulate Crypto Trading Platforms

Hong Kong will no longer allow any crypto trading platform to operate without a specific license.…

Kraken Relaunches Crypto Trading in Japan Following Two-Year Hiatus

After a two-year break, U.S. cryptocurrency exchange Kraken has launched funding and crypto trading services in…

Japan’s LINE Launches CBDC Development Platform: Report

LINE reportedly said it has several “major” Asian nations in discussions over using the CBDC platform.

Bank Of Japan Claims That No Single Crypto Will Rule

While many in Japan seem concerned about China’s CBDC, there are high-ranking officials who are not.…

Spate of Bitcoin Extortion Bomb Threats Hits Government, Schools in Japan

The extortionists demand a payment in bitcoin to avoid the detonation of an explosive device, per…

BOJ’s Kuroda Says Central Bank Will Start CBDC Experiments in Spring: Report

Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said Monday the central bank will begin experiments on a…

Bank of Japan Needs New Legislative Mandate to Issue CBDC

Amid ongoing central bank digital currency (CBDC) research efforts, the Bank of Japan (BOJ) may require…

SBI Subsidiary to Hold Security Token Offering Later This Month

The Japanese financial group is also mulling other business lines around tokenized securities.