Crypto Exchange Body In Japan To Prohibit Insider Trading And Privacy-Centric Cryptocurrencies

News, Regulation | June 19, 2018 By:

Japan’s Virtual Currency Exchange Association (JVCEA) has drafted new self-regulatory rules in an effort to step up consumer protections and improve transparency.

The JVCEA is a self-regulatory body that was formed earlier this year following the Coincheck hack. The JVCEA is made up of 16 crypto exchanges that are currently registered with Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA).