Japanese Crypto-Exchange Hacked for Practically $500M [Video]


Jan.28 — One more cryptocurrency hacking incident in Japan has led to large swings in Bitcoin and renewed calls for stricter oversight of electronic currencies. Tokyo-based Coincheck was hacked by just about $500M and the heist is nonetheless reverberating through cryptocurrency marketplaces. Bloomberg’s James Mayger reports on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia.”


Japanese Crypto-Trade Hacked for Just about $500M [Video]