OverviewService name: Rakuten Wallet
Service launch date: Monday, August 19, 2019
Assets handled: Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Bitcoin Cash (BCH)
Smartphone app: Customers can make transactions for crypto asset trading accounts, such as depositing/withdrawing Japanese yen and depositing/withdrawing crypto assets, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Details about the app and download URLs can be found here: https://www.rakuten-wallet.co.jp/service/app_wallet.html
Fees：・Account opening – Free・Account management – Free・Purchase/sale of crypto assets – Free・Deposits of Japanese Yen – Free・Withdrawals of Japanese Yen – JPY 300・Deposits of crypto assets – Free・Withdrawals of crypto assets – BTC: 0.001 / ETH: 0.01 / BCH: 0.01
About Rakuten WalletRakuten Wallet, Inc. started a virtual currency exchange service on March 30, 2017. On September 7, 2017, Rakuten Wallet submitted an application for registration to be a “virtual currency exchange service provider” to the Kanto Local Finance Bureau, pursuant to Article 63-3 of the Payment Services Act. Rakuten Wallet completed registration as a “virtual currency exchange company” with the Kanto Local Finance Bureau, based on the Payment Services Act, on March 25, 2019. The company, formerly known as “everybody’s bitcoin Inc.,” changed its name to “Rakuten Wallet, Inc.” on March 1, 2019. Rakuten Wallet started accepting applications for accounts on April 15, 2019 for its crypto asset (virtual currency) trading service and started offering crypto asset (virtual currency) spot trading services on August 19, 2019.
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