Felix

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Felix Im is the global editor at CoinDesk Korea. He is from Denver, Colorado, but now lives in Seoul. He stumbled into the job by happenstance but is now actually fascinated by the crypto world.

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South Korean Court Issues Arrest Warrant for Terra Co-Founder Do Kwon
The warrant also includes five others, according to a report.
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Crypto Policy Is on the Agenda in Seoul as South Koreans Head to the Polls
Platforms of both major parties mention digital assets during a campaign that is historically close.
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3 Firms Vie to Develop South Korea's CBDC Pilot
BOK will base its evaluation on the technological capacity of each firm.
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South Korean Prosecutors Indict Former Bithumb Chairman in $100M Fraud Probe
Lee Jung-hoon allegedly took the funds from BK Group owner Kim Byeong-gun as an upfront "contract fee" in acquisition negotiations.
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Upbit, Bithumb Delist Numerous Coins Ahead of South Korean Regulatory Review
The move caused prices for many altcoins to plummet by 50% or more, causing considerable losses among retail investors.
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South Korean Banks to 'Review' Partnerships With Crypto Exchanges
There are no guarantees that even the "Big 4" Korean crypto exchanges will survive the imminent regulatory tidal wave.
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South Korea Looks to Ban Crypto Exchange Employees From Trading on Their Own Platforms
At present, there are no restrictions on exchange executives and other employees to trade cryptocurrency on their platforms.
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South Korean Parliament Discusses Crypto Bills for First Time
The South Korean parliament has begun discussing a number of bills specifically addressing crypto.
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South Korea’s Crypto Legal Framework Is Insufficient, Lawmaker Says
Kim Byung-wook said he believes the crypto industry is unique and different from traditional finance.
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South Korea's Top Financial Regulator Suggests All Crypto Exchanges Could Be Shut Down
Eun Sung-soo, head of South Korea's chief financial services regulator, said no crypto exchange had applied for its VASP license.
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