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Japan crypto exchange Coincheck acquires Metaps Alpha to grow NFT ecosystem

Coincheck, the Japan-based bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange company, announced today it has acquired all shares of Metaps Alpha Co., Ltd. Coincheck signed a share transfer agreement with the company’s parent company, Metaps Co., Ltd. The acquisition secures Metaps Alpha’s NFT marketplace “miime” as a Coincheck subsidiary business. Although the trade name and executive structure…

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Japan’s Coincheck lists Enjin Coin (ENJ) after regulatory approval

Coincheck, the popular Japanese bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange, announced today it will list Enjin Coin (ENJ). Focused on the virtual gaming market; Enjin enables anyone to manage, explore, distribute, and integrate blockchain assets. The ENJ token will be listed on the Coincheck exchange on Tuesday, January 26th. ENJ is the first gaming cryptocurrency authorized for…

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Japan crypto exchange Coincheck records record account activity in 2020

Coincheck, a licensed Japan-based bitcoin and cryptocurrency exchange, today released some statistics on user accounts, and trends for the service year of 2020. Of the 14 crypto-assets handled by Coincheck, the coin with the highest price increase in 2020 was NEM (XEM). The second-highest price increase was Ethereum (ETH), followed by Bitcoin (BTC). In February…