Japan Emerges as the World’s Foremost Hotbed of Bitcoin Trading

Japan has emerged as the largest market for bitcoin trading by volume. This represents a shift from the market dominance controlled by China as a result of the Chinese government blanket banning exchange platforms. Japan, along with South Korea to some extent, now represent major hubs of crypto-finance across the globe. According to recent data… Continue reading Japan Emerges as the World’s Foremost Hotbed of Bitcoin Trading

Ripple’s Blockchain Solution Powers Instant Remittances Between Japan and Thailand

Siam Commercial Bank (SCB), in collaboration with Japan’s SBI Remit, is using Ripple’s Blockchain enterprise solution to power real-time remittance payments between Japan and Thailand. A first for the corridor, Ripple’s cross-border payments network solution is helping remittances from Japan reach SCB retail customers easily and faster than ever before. Approximately 40,000 Thai nationals currently… Continue reading Ripple’s Blockchain Solution Powers Instant Remittances Between Japan and Thailand