Japan’s Regulatory System Puts Bitcoin Exchanges on Notice

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Sep/25/2017

Japan's financial watchdog will soon pay very close attention to the internal systems of exchanges for virtual currencies such as bitcoin, this according to Fortune.

That agency says it will place such exchanges under “full surveillance”.

The scrutiny is a big deal because—thanks to the Chinese authorities cracking down on bitcoin trading in that country—Japan has recently become the largest bitcoin exchange market in the world.

 

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