Cryptocurrency Exchange Coincheck

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Name Coincheck
Founded n/a
Brief Coincheck provides Two-Factor Authentication and Cold Storage. Your bitcoin is always protected.Coincheck asks users to enable SMS and two-factor authentication with authentication apps.
Last updated: Sunday, September 20, 2020 6:00:06PM UTC
Volume 24 hours, USD: 23 225 288

Coincheck general information

General Coincheck facts, technical details and general information about Coincheck exchange

Coincheck provides Two-Factor Authentication and Cold Storage. Your bitcoin is always protected.Coincheck asks users to enable SMS and two-factor authentication with authentication apps provided by Google (Google Authenticator / iOS, Android).

We manage cold wallet on redundant and distributed servers. Therefore, your assets will be protected safely even if our system partially damaged due to disasters such as a fire hazard. At Coincheck all features including buying and selling of Bitcoin is available for 24/7. Enjoy trading even during weekends and midnights. Our service enables fast and cheap overseas remittance regardless of a time difference.

Coincheck is the largest Bitcoin exchange in Japan. Everyone can start trading bitcoin safely and with ease. With Coincheck Payment, a store can accept bitcoin as a payment and receive sales as JPY. By Coincheck and customers agreeing on consumption loan contract, we refund cryptocurrencies equivalent to the deposited amount when the contract expires.

Coincheck is one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in Japan and Asia as a whole. It offers leveraged trading (up to 1:5) in some crytocurrencies for Japanese yen and vice versa, a spot buy/sell service and several other services. There is one type of account with a leverage of up to 1:5, but it has to be verified with a government ID, though an ID selfie and SMS verification. The available cryptocurrencies for margin trading are Bitcoin, Ethererum and Ethereum Classic. The buy/sell service supports several additional cryptocurrencies: Lisk, Factom, Bitcoin Cash, NEM, DASH, Zcash, Ripple, Augur and Monero.

Another cryptocurrency exchange with the same leverage is Kraken, while other, also Japanese, like Quoinex and bitFlyer, offer a higher leverage of 1:25 and 1:15, respectively. Coincheck is a major Japanese cryptocurrency company established in 2014. It offers several types of financial services and platforms in Japan and throughout Asia. It is licensed by Japan’s Financial Services Agency, as required by local law. Last year Japan became the first country to introduce regulation of cryptocurrencies and exchanges on a national levels and confirmed its position among the cryptocurrency pioneers of the world.

In addition to the leveraged trading and spot trading platforms, Coinchek also offers an e-wallet service, money transferring, a cryptocurrency-based donation crowdfunding platform, bitcoin lending and an API for merchants and developers to accept payments or build applications. Since the spring of 2016 Coincheck is the cryptocurrency payments partner of Japan’s entertainment company DMM, which has 19 million registered users. Coincheck claims to be the largest Bitcoin exchange in Japan, with a volume of 36 497 Bitcoins in the last 24 hours.

Coincheck keeps client funds in segregated accounts and the wallets are entirely in an encrypted cold storage. The company also uses encrypted data, 2-Step Verification by SMS and Google Authenticator, secure connections and makes regular backups of its records.

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Coincheck volume change 24 hours 5.67%

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