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Coinsquare plots Asian expansion

Canada-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinsquare is plotting a major expansion into Japan as it prepares to go public later this year. Read more: ccn.com

Paidy raises $55m in its Series C led by ITOCHU

Paidy, which offers credit lines at during online shopping purchases, has raised $55m in a Series C round. Read more: fintech.global

Japan regulator considers revising current crypto exchange regulation

Japan’s financial regulator is reportedly considering a shakeup of its existing framework of regulating cryptocurrency exchanges to secure investor assets. Read more: www.ccn.com

Huobi Pro Exchange to suspend crypto trading in Japan

Huobi Pro is to cease offering trading services to investors living in Japan due to its lack of registration with the financial watchdog. Read more: www.coindesk.com

Japan’s finance minister ponders crypto tax policy change

Japan’s finance minister has discussed changing the country’s current capital gains policy wherein rypto investors face between 15 and 55 percent in taxes. Read more: www.ccn.com

Japan to stop crypto criminal activities with credit evaluation

Government of Japan has said that major credit agencies will evaluate cryptocurrency users to prevent the utilization of digital assets in laundering money. Read more: www.ccn.com

Japan financial watchdog orders AML shake-up

Japan's Financial Services Agency has issued business improvement orders to six licensed crypto exchanges operating in the country. Read more: www.coindesk.com

Japan hits 6 more crypto exchanges

BitFlyer and Quoine are among the Japanese exchanges receiving regulatory order June 22. Read more: cointelegraph.com

Japan’s crypto industry drafts rules to ban insider trading

Japan's cryptocurrency industry is proposing rules that will forbid insider trading and plausibly restrict support for anonymous tokens like Monero. Read more: www.ccn.com

Japan arrest 16 individuals in Monero cryptojacking case

Cryptojacking is the process of installing mining scripts or outright malicious malware onto computers of unsuspecting users to mine cryptocurrencies. Read more: www.ccn.com