Wednesday, March 21, 2018
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Citigroup shifts in hyper-digital South Korea

Going to the bank is becoming passe in hyper-digital South Korea. Citigroup is responding by betting on giving investment advice to the growing number of the wealthy. Read more:

South Korea carries out cryptocurrency raids

Prosecutors raided cryptocurrency exchanges in South Korea, after an investigation revealed that a portion of customers’ assets had been transferred to exchanges' top managers. Read more:

South Korea’s millennials catching up to their elders

South Korea’s cryptocurrency craze no longer appears to be limited to older investors. A reported 1 in 5 people in their twenties have purchased some form of digital currency. Read more:

South Korean bank trials Ripple for overseas remittance

South Korea's Wooribank has reportedly completed an overseas remittance test using Ripple's DLT solution. Read more:

South Korea seeks cryptocurrency ‘normalization’ in U-Turn

In a complete turnaround, South Korea’s financial regulator and watchdog has bullishly called for the development and ‘normalization’ of cryptocurrencies in the country. Read more:

South Korea investigating cryptocurrency regulator’s death

A South Korean cryptocurrency regulator in charge of "devising measures against cryptocurrency speculation" was found dead in his home from an, Read more:

Bitcoin luges its way in to Winter Olympics

The USA Luge team went on a Bitcoin-fundraising drive in the build-up to the Winter Olympics in South Korea. Read more:

South Korea: Cryptos mixed up in $600m illegal Forex trade

The South Korea government is investigating the use of cryptocurrency in illegal foreign currency exchange, according to a statement. Read more:

South Korea won’t ban crypto trading, says minister

South Korea does not intend to "ban or suppress" cryptocurrency trading, the country's finance minister said today. Read more:

Why do South Korean crypto exchanges only list a few tokens?

Many investors, especially traders outside of the South Korean cryptocurrency exchange market, remain curious as to why local cryptocurrency exchanges like Bithumb, Read more: