Journalists are seen next to Cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck's signboard while Japan's financial regulator conducts a spot inspection on Coincheck, in Tokyo

Journalists are seen next to Cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck’s signboard while Japan’s financial regulator conducts a spot inspection on Coincheck, in Tokyo

Journalists are seen near signage for the Coincheck crypto-currency exchange in Tokyo as Japan's financial regulator conducts an inspection on February 2, 2018. Photo: Reuters / Kim Kyung-Hoon

February 5, 2018 3:56 PM (UTC+8)