Coincheck Registered as Crypto Exchange A Year after Hack

Coincheck Registered as Crypto Exchange A Year after Hack

   Tokyo, Jan. 11 (Jiji Press)--Japan's Financial Services Agency officially registered Coincheck Inc. as a cryptocurrency exchange operator under the payment services law on Friday, about a year after a hack that led to the theft of massive customer assets from the exchange.
   The FSA concluded that Coincheck, which has come under the wing of major Japanese online brokerage house Monex Group Inc. <8698> and revamped its management team, now has in place a system to safely manage cryptocurrencies and prevent money laundering.

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