Coinbase announced the opening of a branch in Japan, which will engage in the "expansion" of in this country.
The company promised to fully comply with all requirements of the Financial Services Agency of Japan (FSA).
Coinbase Japan will be headed by a board member of the Japan Fintech Association and the former COO of the Money Design start-up Nao Kitatsava (you can see pic in the tweet above).
All without exception, the company's services will be provided in Japanese.
Earlier, Coinbase presented a number of new products for institutional investors, and also acquired a decentralized exchange Paradex and announced the rebranding of GDAX.