Yahoo! Japan Plans To Open Cryptocurrency Exchange

News | March 26, 2018 By:

Yahoo! Japan is reportedly planning on launching its own cryptocurrency exchange in the country within the next year.

According to the Nikkei Asian Review, the Japanese branch of Internet giant Yahoo! will begin an acquisition of BitARG Exchange Tokyo in April and will spend the next year using BitARG’s technology to build a full-fledged exchange that will launch in 2019.


Japan Urges G20 Officials To Develop Common AML Rules For Cryptocurrencies

News, Regulation | March 14, 2018 By:

Japan will reportedly urge its G20 counterparts to concentrate on developing a common anti-money laundering (AML) strategy for cryptocurrencies during next week’s G20 meeting in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

The Group of Twenty (G20) is a leading forum of the world’s major economies that seeks to develop global policies to address today’s most pressing challenges.