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Korbit Announced as First Launch Partner of BitGo Instant in South Korea

In an announcement via email newsletter today, Korbit, a South Korean Bitcoin exchange and wallet announced it is the first launching partner within South Korea to integrate BitGo Instant into their Bitcoin transfer and instant transfer protocol. BitGo is a Bitcoin security company that offers a multi-sig wallet and now BitGo Instant. Korbit is one of the most popular and widely used Bitcoin...

Korean Bitcoin Exchange Coinplug Receives $5 Million In Series B Funding

Coinplug, a Korea-based bitcoin exchange, wallet, card and payment processor targeting the Asian market, recently received $5 million in Series B funding, according to CrunchBase. The exchange has received $8.3 million in funding from four rounds from nine investors. In addition to providing a bitcoin exchange, a bitcoin wallet and payment processing, Coinplug also provides a two-way ATM and...

New Startup Coinplug Plans To Bring Bitcoin To Korea

  Coinplug plans to be just like Coinbase except for the Korean market. The ease and security of Coinbase is one of the factors that led the price run up in the first half of 2013.  For the first time, Americans were able to buy and sell Bitcoins with the same ease that they bought and sold things using Paypal.  Orders placed on Coinbase were placed directly on Mt. Gox at the time and more...