Bithumb Launching US Securities Exchange with SeriesOne Partnership

South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb has joined the league of exchanges diversifying their international offerings by setting up a US securities trading platform.  Preempting ‘Global’ Blockchain Asset Tokenization Through a partnership with blockchain fundraising platform SeriesOne, Bithumb seeks to speed up its growth into a “global financial firm” by cornering the securities token market, local […]

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South Korea: Trading Volume Soars as Bithumb Reopens to New Customers

Major South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Bithumb has announced it will resume accepting new user accounts after resolving a dispute with its banking partner. Month-Long Impasse Ends As local news media outlet Yonhap reports August 29, Bithumb has come to an agreement with Nonghyup Bank, which in July stopped serving it, reportedly due to the exchange’s […]

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Bithumb Hack: Exchange Confirms It Will Reimburse All Users

Wilma Woo · June 21, 2018 · 8:00 am South Korea’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, Bithumb, has confirmed that it indeed lost 35 billion won ($31.4 million) in this week’s high-profile hack — which it will repay to users in full.  Bithumb: Amount Lost Could ‘Decrease’ In an update posted on June 21, the Bithumb said it […]

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Bithumb Lists Cardano (ADA) and Status Token (SNT), Prices React

Georgi Georgiev · June 15, 2018 · 12:00 am Amid the ongoing overall market correction, Cardano (ADA) and Status Token (SNT) surge in price following Bithumb’s announcement that it will list both cryptocurrencies on its exchange. ADA and SNT to be Listed on Bithumb Bithumb, which is currently the sixth largest cryptocurrency exchange by means […]

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Bithumb a ‘Primary Target’ in South Korea’s Crypto Exchanges Probe

Adam James · May 14, 2018 · 5:00 pm South Korean authorities continue to send mixed signals as the Financial Services Commission broadens the scope of its probe into domestic cryptocurrency exchanges with Bithumb being the “primary target.” Auditing Exchanges As reported by The Korea Times, South Korea’s Financial Services Commission (FSC) is broadening the […]

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