Thailand's Bank of Ayudhya, where MUFG holds a 76.9% stake, has participated in a $41 million raise for Asia-Pacific-focused crypto trading platform Zipmex.
MUFG boosts its crypto exposure following $41M Zipmex funding round
Coinbase announced its official launch in Japan in partnership with banking giant Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group providing a “quick deposit” fiat on-and-off ram...
Coinbase goes live in Japan in partnership with banking giant MUFG
A new trade management platform in Japan prevents data tampering using blockchain technology.
Seven firms in Japan deploy blockchain to digitize trade paperwork
The metals and minerals subsidiary of Mitsubishi has launched a blockchain platform to digitize metal trades.
Mitsubishi Launches Blockchain Platform for Metal Trading
Japan’s largest financial institution, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, is planning to issue the MUFG token in the second half of 2020.
Japanese Banking Giant to Issue Its Own Stablecoin in Late 2020
California-based fintech company Figure Technologies has completed its $103 million funding round led by Morgan Creek Digital.
Pomp Joins Figure’s Board as Firm Completes $103M Funding Round
A statement from MUFG contradicts earlier press reports, which claimed that it would launch a digital currency in 2020 following a recent partnership.
Japan: MUFG Bank Denies Reports It is Developing New Digital Currency