South Korea moves to tax cryptocurrency exchanges at 24.2 percent

South Korea's government has reportedly indicated that it will collect a 22 percent corporate tax and a 2.2 percent income tax from local cryptocurrency…


Opera releases cryptocurrency mining protection to smartphone users

Opera has officially released new cryptocurrency mining protection tools in the latest build of its smartphone browser app. Cryptocurrency mining has, in short…


New report shows just how North Korea uses malware to steal cryptocurrencies

A new report issued by cybersecurity firm Recorded Future has illustrated how North Korea leverages malware to steal cryptocurrencies from online exchanges.…


Ledger chalks up $75 million USD in series B funding

Ledger, the hardware cryptocurrency wallet marque, has succeeded in raising $75 million USD in series B funding as it continues to scale its operations.…


South Korean government officials accused of insider trading

According to new reports, officials in South Korea's Financial Supervisory Service have been accused of insider trading ahead of announcements on…