Bitcoin exchange Kraken plans to pull out of Japan

Kraken, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the world, is pulling out of Japan, the company announced Tuesday.  The news comes as Japanese regulators ramp up oversight over the country’s crypto exchanges. 

Kraken, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchange operators in the world, is pulling out of Japan, the company announced in a statement Tuesday

The pull out comes as regulators in the country ramp up oversight efforts after the $500 million hack

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