South Korea’s National Assembly to Engage in First Crypto Debate: Possible Outcomes

On December 10, South Korea’s National Assembly along with several members of the Congress are set to hold the country’s first official debate around crypto involving high profile government officials. Expected Talking Points of the Debate The meeting, arranged by the local market’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges including Upbit, Bithumb, Korbit, Gopax, and Coinone, will have The post South Korea’s National Assembly to Engage in First Crypto Debate: Possible Outcomes appeared first on CCN

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Brazil’s Biggest Brokerage Processes Bitcoin Trades, Gov’t Supportive

Grupo XP, the largest independent brokerage in Brazil, has publicly released its plans to launch a Bitcoin and Ethereum trading platform by the end of 2018. Guilherme Benchimol, the chief executive officer of Grupo XP and XP Investimentos SA, stated that the business will integrate Bitcoin and Ethereum into the existing infrastructure of the brokerage, The post Brazil’s Biggest Brokerage Processes Bitcoin Trades, Gov’t Supportive appeared first on CCN

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Difficult to Charge Cryptocurrency Exchange UPBit Since No Investors Affected: Expert

Experts in the cryptocurrency sector of South Korea have stated that it will be difficult for the government and local financial authorities to file charges against UPbit, South Korea’s biggest cryptocurrency exchange, given that no investors were affected. Funds Real, No Investors Affected Last week, CCN reported that UPbit was raided and investigated by local The post Difficult to Charge Cryptocurrency Exchange UPBit Since No Investors Affected: Expert appeared first on CCN

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Korean Cryptocurrency Exchanges’ Commission Sales Spike 85x in 2017

The post Korean Cryptocurrency Exchanges’ Commission Sales Spike 85x in 2017 appeared first on CCN South Korean cryptocurrency exchange operators have reportedly made enormous gains in commission-related sales in 2017, over 85 times that of the previous year. According to data released on Sunday by a politician from South Korea’s ruling Democratic Party, the accumulated sales from commissions among 30 cryptocurrency exchange operators is said to have reached 700 billion The post Korean Cryptocurrency Exchanges’ Commission Sales Spike 85x in 2017 appeared first on CCN

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