Coincheck

Finance & Banking
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Coincheck

Finance & Banking

Decentralized Bitcoin exchange Platform

Japan, Tokyo
$30M
Total amount raised
2012
Year of establishment
Active
Status

About

Hi we’re Coincheck!


Coincheck is a Tokyo-based cryptocurrency exchange platform.

Key objective

To develop blockchain and cryptocurrency market by corporating with partners such as relevant service providers and developers.

Slogan / Motto

Buy and sell cryptocurrencies 24 hours a day.

Team

Team members

Toshihiko Katsuya President

Responsibilities

Experienced professional with a demonstrated history of working in the financial services industry. Strong business development professional skilled in Financial Structuring, Business Planning, Corporate Finance, Brokerages, and Banking.

Yukio Kimura Chief Financial Officer

Koiichiro Wada Executive Director

Responsibilities

Koichiro founded ResuPress. when he was a student of Tokyo Institute of Technology. He learned to program when he was 8 years old and won a prize at a various hackathon. As a founding member, Koichiro developed STORYS.JP, the “Medium.com of Japan”. The site is the birthplace of the Amazon #1 bestseller, “The Invincible Blonde Gal,” which sold over 300,000 copies in the first 3 months. The motion picture went on to gross about $23 million at the box office. In 2014 he became CEO of the company and developed Bitcoin Exchange Coincheck from scratch.

Yusuke Otsuka Chief Operating Officer

Responsibilities

Yusuke serves as the COO of the company overseeing management and operations of Coincheck. Prior to that he was a member of NEXWAY(ex-Recruit company). At there, he was responsible for new business planning, B2B sales/marketing, and UI/UX. Yusuke holds M.S in quantum mechanics from Waseda University.

Toshihiko Katsuya President

Products

Funding

Received funding
$30,063,668
Total amount raised
4
Rounds
8
Total amount of investors
Amount Raised
Funding type
Funding round closing
Investors
N/A
Venture
WiL
N/A
Venture
ANRI
Ceres inc.
Incubate Fund
$30,000,000
Venture
ANRI
Incubate Fund
$60,000
Seed
ANRI
Incubate Fund

News

Japanese exchange Coincheck to list fan tokens by Chiliz and Socios

The Coincheck crypto exchange will list Chiliz and Socios fan tokens on its new NFT marketplace.


3 months ago


Listing asset (exchange focused)
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Mediarex Enterprises Limited
Chiliz
SociosInversores.com

Coincheck exchange to help CryptoKitties go mainstream in Japan

CryptoKitties will be part of the NFT marketplace on a major Japanese crypto exchange.


7 months ago


Partnership
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CryptoKitties

Coincheck Launches Virtual Shareholder Meeting Service Sharely

The service is aimed at allowing companies to easily hold shareholder meetings virtually.


8 months ago


Product update/release
Coincheck

Crypto Exchange Coincheck to Commence Trading of IOST

Trading will be available for IOST on the 8th of September 2020.


8 months ago


Listing asset (exchange focused)
Coincheck
IOST

Crypto Exchange Coincheck to Launch Japan’s First IEO

Major Japanese crypto exchange Coincheck aims to launch its first Initial Exchange Offering project for Hash Palette, a content distribution platform for Japanese comic and graphic novels, anime and music by next March.


9 months ago


Product update/release
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