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Expelled Indonesian Undergraduate Busted for Alleged Cryptocurrency Mining

Expelled Indonesian Undergraduate Busted for Alleged Cryptocurrency Mining

ULSAN, Feb. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — A science and technology university has referred an expelled undergraduate from Indonesia to the immigration authorities on suspicion that the student used the university’s computer room to mine digital currencies, school officials said Thursday. The 22-year-old man entered the school in the southeastern city of Ulsan in 2014 and [...]

Another Cryptocurrency Fraud Case Further Dampens Market Sentiment

Another Cryptocurrency Fraud Case Further Dampens Market Sentiment

SEOUL, Dec. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — The cryptocurrency market, already reeling from a free-fall in the values of key digital currencies, was dealt another blow on Friday as officials at South Korea’s No. 1 cryptocurrency exchange were indicted for offering fraudulent transactions and swindling money from investors. The three officials at Upbit — a board [...]

The North American Bitcoin Conference Stands Out as One of 2019’s Most Important Worldwide Crypto Events

The North American Bitcoin Conference Stands Out as One of 2019’s Most Important Worldwide Crypto Events

MIAMI, Dec. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — via CryptoCurrencyWire – 2019 will kick off with what has become widely accepted as one of the most important blockchain conferences of the year. The North American Bitcoin Conference, sponsored by Keynote and part of the World Blockchain Forum, will take place Jan. 16-18, 2019, at the James L. [...]

The Former OKcoin Core Team Created the Derivatives Exchange [JEX], Which Believes That Option Products Can Help Users Make Money in Bear Markets

The Former OKcoin Core Team Created the Derivatives Exchange [JEX], Which Believes That Option Products Can Help Users Make Money in Bear Markets

SEOUL, KOREA, Nov. 9 (Korea Bizwire) - The cryptocurrency market is bearish, and everyone is looking for new ways to make money. The combination of options and futures will certainly become an opportunity. In short, options and futures have the advantages of the high efficiency of capital use, convenient trading, and low credit risk, which have solved [...]

S. Korea’s Bithumb Eyes U.S. Security Token Exchange

S. Korea’s Bithumb Eyes U.S. Security Token Exchange

SEOUL, Nov. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s top cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb has signed a deal with a U.S. fintech company to set up a security token exchange in America, industry sources said Thursday. The agreement with SeriesOne calls for Bithum to invest in and provide technical support for the establishment of the envisioned security [...]

S. Korean Crypto Exchange Bithumb Sold to Singaporean Consortium

S. Korean Crypto Exchange Bithumb Sold to Singaporean Consortium

SEOUL, Oct. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s biggest cryptocurrency exchange, Bithumb, has been sold to Singapore-based BK Global Consortium, industry insiders said Friday. BK Global finalized its contract with the digital money exchange’s largest shareholder, BTC Korea Holdings, on Thursday to buy 50 percent plus 1 stake for 400 billion won (US$352.5 million), according [...]

XResearch (XRES), A Crypto Investment Research Fund and Media Platform, Announces Token Holder Equity and Regulation S ICO in Q4 2018

XResearch (XRES), A Crypto Investment Research Fund and Media Platform, Announces Token Holder Equity and Regulation S ICO in Q4 2018

NEW YORK, Sept. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — XResearch (XRES), a cryptocurrency, blockchain startup, and ICO investment research fund and media portal, has just announced that its Regulation S* securities token offering (STO) will begin in Q4 2018. What is XResearch? XResearch is the world’s first crypto-, blockchain-, and ICO-focused investment research fund and media portal [...]

Squirrels Research Labs Partners with BittWare to Launch World’s Most Powerful Cryptocurrency FPGA Card

Squirrels Research Labs Partners with BittWare to Launch World’s Most Powerful Cryptocurrency FPGA Card

NORTH CANTON, Ohio, Sept. 7 (Korea Bizwire) — Squirrels Research Labs (SQRL) recently partnered with BittWare, a Molex company and provider of high-performance computer boards, to offer the world’s most powerful FPGA cryptocurrency mining hardware, the BittWare CVP-13. The CVP-13 uses the largest Virtex UltraScale+ FPGA chip available from Xilinx Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX). “By utilizing the [...]

CoinField Crypto Exchange Reveals the List of 8 New Coins and a Powerful Matching Engine for Global Expansion in September

CoinField Crypto Exchange Reveals the List of 8 New Coins and a Powerful Matching Engine for Global Expansion in September

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — CoinField, Canada’s most advanced Bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange is continuing its rapid expansion, announcing the growth of its international reach, a host of 8 new coins available for trading, acceptance of 4 new fiat currencies, across-the-board fee reductions, and a revolutionary step forward in its matching engine [...]