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Number of Cryptocurrency Exchanges Rises in S. Korea amid Lack of Regulations

Number of Cryptocurrency Exchanges Rises in S. Korea amid Lack of Regulations

SEOUL, Jun. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — The number of cryptocurrency exchanges in South Korea has risen amid a lack of regulations to prevent investors from trading virtual coins with opaque accounts, industry data showed Thursday. In May, the number of cryptocurrency exchanges stood at 205 in South Korea, although the frenzied buying seen in January [...]

CPUcoin Partners with QoinPro to Quickly Expand Their Sharing Economy for CPU/GPU Power

CPUcoin Partners with QoinPro to Quickly Expand Their Sharing Economy for CPU/GPU Power

SAN FRANCISCO, Jun. 12 (Korea Bizwire) — -(via Blockchain Wire)- CPUcoin (cpucoin.io), developers of the sharing economy for CPU power, today announced a partnership with QoinPro, the innovative multi-wallet provider of AirDrop services and auto-earning technology. The companies have created a broad reaching partnership to accelerate CPUcoin’s DService (Decentralized Server Application) platform and conduct an [...]

BitWallet Launches Its Revolutionary Cryptocurrency App for Apple Devices

BitWallet Launches Its Revolutionary Cryptocurrency App for Apple Devices

HOUSTON, Apr. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — Today, the BitWallet company launches a powerful new cryptocurrency wallet for Apple devices, which now make cryptocurrency transactions possible to anyone with an iPhone or iPad.  Available on the AppStore, it enables customers to store, send, and receive Bitcoin as well as other major ‘altcoins’.   A hit with consumers, [...]

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 [...]