In what has turn a tack of a Inside Bitcoins conferences, heading Bitcoin experts will be judging a demos of 5 companies from South Korea in this year’s Startup Competition. The eventuality takes place during 3 p.m. Korea Standard Time on Dec 10.
The companies holding partial are Bitholla, KoreanBuddy, WageCan, Epsilon Technologies and Coin Trade. The judges are Simon Dixon, Andrew “Flip” Filipowski, Hans Lombardo and Roger Ver.
As a whole, a South Korean bitcoin ecosystem is comparatively tiny when compared to circuitously countries such as China and Hong Kong.
“Bitcoin sell in South Korea is benefaction though is insufficient, bid/ask is really tiny in apportion nonetheless to understanding with vast volumes,” pronounced Mike Hwang, CMO of Coin Trade, one of a presenting companies, in an talk with Bitcoin Magazine. “Coin Trade has [a] devise to launch a tellurian Bitcoin sell height use from this Jan 2016,” Hwang explained.
Like many other wallet/exchange providers, Coin Trade is attempting to emanate an onramp for those who have nonetheless to possess bitcoin, and yield them with a ability to store their bitcoin in a secure wallet and trade it as they desire.
“In South Korea, there are dual early