Source: AdobeStock / PX Media The new year is off to a flying start for South Korea’s crypto community – who will likely have plenty to celebrate after March’s presidential elections. As reported yesterday, the two leading candidates […]
Source: iStock/HRAUN Crypto is set to become a key political battleground in South Korea, where both of the leading candidates in March’s presidential elections are set to showcase a number of crypto-related policies. And although politicians’ manifestos promises […]
Source: Adobe/ South Korean regulators are set to probe the nation’s four biggest crypto exchanges to test their anti-money laundering (AML) capabilities. The exchanges – Korbit, Upbit, Coinone, and Bithumb – are the only trading platforms that operate […]
Source: Adobe/Serhii The seven alleged ringleaders behind VGlobal, a suspected high-profile South Korean scam crypto exchange that allegedly sucked in some 52,419 investors in South Korea to the tune of USD 2bn, could be handed life sentences, marking […]
Lee Jae-myung, the Democratic Party nominee in the South Korean presidential elections. Source: A screenshot, Instagram/lee.jae_myung South Korean metaverse and crypto gaming projects could get a massive boost in the weeks ahead – if the results of the […]
Source: AdobeStock / panyaphotograph South Korean investors are “finding it hard to resist the allure of crypto,” while a number of leading domestic securities firms have suddenly started producing reports on the sector – indicating that fund managers […]
Source: iStock/skynesher South Korean children in one of the nation’s biggest provinces will learn about crypto from this spring after the local education authority announced a willingness to incorporate more “real-world” financial education in its curriculum. The new […]
Source: Adobe/ellisia Customers of South Korea’s market-leading crypto exchange Upbit will be affected by a possible three-day outage over the Lunar New Year period as its banking partner K-Bank relocates its operations to a new headquarters. South Korean […]
Source: Adobe/methaphum Victims of the alleged V Global crypto exchange scam have demanded “maximum sentences” for executives of the trading platform ahead of their trials. Fourteen executives, including the V Global CEO, are set to stand trial at […]
Source: Adobe/22Imagesstudio Here is what happened in the Cryptoworld in the last quarter of this year: Total crypto market capitalization in Q4 Source: October We started the final quarter of the year with bitcoin (BTC) becoming a […]