bitFlyer USA Helps Launch the Virtual Commodity Association

bitFlyer USA is excited to announce our involvement in the formation of the Virtual Commodity Association (VCA) working group, along with other industry leaders in the virtual currency space including ...

New fee structure on bitFlyer USA

New Fee Structure on bitFlyer USA

Effective August 27th, we will be implementing a new fee structure for our services. In maintaining a transparent and open relationship with our customers, we are excited to inform everyone ...

bitFlyer USA’s response to improvement order issued to our parent company

Today, bitFlyer USA’s parent company, bitFlyer, Inc. (Japan), received an improvement order from the Japanese Financial Services Agency (JFSA), the regulator of financial institutions in Japan. This is part of ...

bitFlyer Europe responds to ruling on its parent company from the JFSA

Today, bitFlyer Europe’s parent company, bitFlyer Inc. (Japan), received an improvement order from the Japanese Financial Services Agency (JFSA), the regulator of virtual currencies in Japan. This is part of ...

Select a Bitcoin Wallet

What you should know about bitcoin wallets. Before diving into the bitcoin wallets, it’s a good idea to have a basic grasp on what bitcoin is. You understand what bitcoin ...

Women in Blockchain, bitFlyer

bitFlyer’s Women in Blockchain Happy Hour

Tonight (March 22nd) at 6:00 PM [San Francisco, CA] Tonight, bitFlyer USA is hosting a networking event for “Women in Blockchain.” A Happy Hour with Hailey Lennon (Director of Compliance at bitFlyer ...

How safe is Bitcoin?

  • By: bitFlyer
  • March 08, 2018
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Is Bitcoin safe? To discuss the safety of Bitcoin requires a strong understanding of what Bitcoin is. To provide a quick primer, Bitcoin is a type of cryptocurrency. Bitcoin was ...

How do I invest in bitcoin? A step-by-step guide.

How to invest in bitcoin. Trading in virtual currencies can be safe and secure, and starting with bitcoin is a perfect avenue to begin down the path of virtual currency ...

What is cryptocurrency?

  • By: bitFlyer
  • January 18, 2018
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To understand cryptocurrency requires an understanding of fiat currency (a.k.a. currency). Fiat currency is the system used in most countries to purchase goods and services. The term “money” represents the ...

What is bitcoin? Virtual currency used worldwide.

  • By: bitFlyer
  • December 11, 2017
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What is bitcoin? Bitcoin: virtual currency. Bitcoin is a type of virtual currency (and a cryptocurrency; what is cryptocurrency?). It’s a type of money not under the direct control of ...