Coincheck Wins FSA Approval

Nearly a year after being hacked, the exchange has attained FSA licensure. Almost a month after rumors emerged that Coincheck had at last achieved regulatory approval by Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA), it has now been confirmed that the exchange is registered with the Kanto Financial Bureau, in accordance with Japan’s Payment Service Act, effective…

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Japanese Association Seeks Authority to Enforce Self-Regulation on Crypto Exchanges

Japanese crypto exchanges may soon have an official self-regulatory body. The Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association has applied with the country’s financial regulator to become the authority for self-regulation, with the power to enforce rules on its crypto exchange members. Registering with FSA The Japan Virtual Currency Exchange Association (Jvcea) announced Friday that it has…

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New Rules Soon From Japan’s Virtual Currency Exchange Association

According to a recent report, Japan’s Virtual Currency Exchange Association (JVCEA) is expected to release new guidelines next week to govern how Japanese crypto exchanges conduct themselves. The JVCEA is self-regulated collaborative body of 16 Japanese exchanges, all of which are registered under the nation’s Financial Services Agency (FSA). Set up in April this year,…

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