• The Japanese crypto exchange that was the victim of a $530 million heist is being taken over

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Japanese crypto exchange Coincheck was the victim of a $530 million heist in January .
    Now the firm has accepted a takeover offer from online brokerage Monex Group.
    Coincheck, the Japanese cryptocurrency exchange that was hacked to the tune of $530 million in January , is being acquired by online brokerage Monex Group, Nikkei Asian Review reports.
    There is no word on how much the Japanese brokerage will pay for the embattled exchange, as "the exact form of the investment is still being finalized," according to Nikkei.
    Founding president Koichiro Wada and COO Yusuke Otsuka will step aside...
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  • The Japanese crypto exchange that was the victim of a $530 million heist is being taken over

    The Japanese crypto exchange that was the victim of a $530 million heist is being taken over

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Japanese crypto exchange Coincheck was the victim of a $530 million heist in January .
    Now the firm has accepted a takeover offer from online brokerage Monex Group.
    Coincheck, the Japanese cryptocurrency exchange that was hacked to the tune of $530 million in January , is being acquired by online brokerage Monex Group, Nikkei Asian Review reports.
    There is no word on how much the Japanese brokerage will pay for the embattled exchange, as "the exact form of the investment is still being finalized," according to Nikkei.
    Founding president Koichiro Wada and COO Yusuke Otsuka will step aside...
    Read more ...