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Binance makes Korea comeback with GOPAX acquisition

Top blockchain and crypto news: GOPAX deal sees Binance return to South Korea. Inflation fight spooks crypto markets. Chinese liquor giant gives cheers to NFTs.

Genesis crypto broker freezes withdrawals; Winklevoss’s Gemini, S. Korea’s GOPAX exchanges affected

The Genesis brokerage arm of the Digital Currency Group is one of the latest cryptocurrency platforms to lock down withdrawals following the bankruptcy of crypto exchange FTX, and the freeze is spreading.

Digital Currency Group in spotlight over suspicious fund transfers

Top blockchain and crypto news: DCG under investigation. Lido DAO surges as Ethereum’s Shanghai upgrade looms. Hong Kong burnishes crypto credentials.

A series of events: Crypto’s 2022 timeline

Cryptocurrencies had a turbulent 2022 to say the least. Blockchain technology made progress but that failed to offset the multiple bankruptcies and hacks that plagued the industry through the year.

A year to remember, a year to forget: Crypto highs and lows of 2022

From Terra and FTX crises to Ethereum’s triumphant Merge and China’s inventive NFT industry, Forkast reviews a rollercoaster year and its consequences.

BlockFi files for bankruptcy protection, set to sue Sam Bankman-Fried over collateral

The cryptocurrency lender was hit by the earthquake set off across the industry by the collapse and bankruptcy of the FTX crypto exchange this month, and other companies are looking vulnerable.

Genesis jitters keep investors on edge as contagion risks grow

Top blockchain and crypto news: Fear stalks crypto as Genesis wobbles. FTX cleanup begins. China’s NFT scene shrinks.

Scarred by Terra-LUNA, South Korea moves ahead with digital asset reform

Aiming to uncover the next “BTS in finance,” Chairman Kim Joo-hyun of the Korean Financial Services Commission (FSC) is calling for “bold reforms” in financial regulations, including in crypto assets.

Russia faces crypto freeze as exchanges toe line on sanctions

Top blockchain and crypto news: Moscow faces crypto winter. DeFi doyen quits Fantom. China mulls metaverse moves.

Russian accounts frozen in Korea; China’s Two Sessions beckons

Crypto donations on the rise for Ukraine as Russian aggression continues. Meanwhile in Asia, China’s Two Session’s are set to begin – could Ukraine and crypto be a part of the agenda?

Fewer South Korean crypto exchanges remain in business under new industry regulations

Around 35 virtual asset exchanges will vanish as of midnight Friday, as the country imposes new rules designed to protect consumers.

Deadline looms for Korean exchanges; Doge meme tokenization explodes

Deadline looms for Korean exchanges as Doge meme valuation explodes

Exchanges in South Korea race toward last chance of survival

Crypto trading platforms rush to meet a Sept. 24 deadline, hoping to comply with new rules designed to protect investors.

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Binance re-enters S. Korea through GOPAX equity purchase: report

Binance declines comment on speculation it may buy South Korean crypto exchange GOPAX

FTX contagion in S.Korea: GOPAX halts Genesis-backed DeFi

Bithumb executive faces investigation over alleged bribery in South Korean crypto listing

Wemade’s WEMIX token surges after relisting on South Korea’s Coinone exchange

Paxos ordered to stop issuing Binance USD stablecoin: report

Stablecoin issuer Paxos probed by New York regulator

Markets: Bitcoin falls below US$23,000, Ether drops as crypto market follows equities lower

South Korea regulator recommends unified crypto disclosure system to protect investors

More bad news for South Korea’s Bithumb exchange with “Kimchi coin” manipulation allegations

DCG’s crypto lender Genesis may file for bankruptcy, according to Bloomberg report

Paycoin seeks reapproval after S.Korea suspends the payments token: report

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether rise; Solana surges 18% as new dog coin spikes interest

DCG’s Silbert, Gemini’s Winklevoss start Twitter spat over frozen funds, billion dollar loans

Digital Currency Group receives offers to buy CoinDesk: report

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao says he should have tweeted sooner about FTX woes

Digital Currency Group seeks to calm investors over Genesis loans: reports

Singapore’s central bank says not possible to protect local users from FTX fallout

S. Korea mulls requirement for digital asset exchanges to compensate sudden withdrawal suspension

S.Korea examines exchange native tokens after FTX meltdown

HK crypto over-the-counter service Genesis Block to end trading: Reuters

Crypto exchange Bullish says it has no exposure to FTX

Bahamas regulator orders transfer of all FTX digital assets to government wallet

Korbit is first South Korean exchange to disclose full crypto reserves, post-FTX debacle

Blockchain will be YouTube for finance, says CEO of South Korean blockchain firm Streami

South Korea seeks software to track US$7.2B in illegal crypto

S.Korea’s internet-only KakaoBank partners with crypto exchange Coinone

S.Korea’s Bithumb links system with Samsung Securities, mobile apps

South Korean exchanges cooperate to prevent another Terra-LUNA debacle

Litecoin anonymity update gets it booted from South Korean exchanges

S.Korean lawmaker proposes summoning Do Kwon to the National Assembly

South Korea approves fifth cash-to-crypto exchange

Four more South Korean crypto exchanges block Russian IPs

S.Korean crypto exchange freezes around 20 Russian accounts

Two crypto exchanges reach unicorn status in South Korea

Fifth S.Korean crypto exchange crosses regulatory finish line

S. Korean crypto exchanges at crossroads on cash-to-crypto service suspension