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A man takes a picture of a NEM logo at nem bar in Tokyo, where customers can pay with NEM coins.   © Reuters
Cryptocurrencies

Coincheck hackers sent stolen NEM coins to Philippine ICO

Plundered cryptocurrency also deposited in Czech, U.S. and NZ exchanges

Nikkei staff writers | Japan

TOKYO -- Hackers who stole more than $500 million worth of the NEM cryptocurrency from Japanese virtual currency exchange Coincheck last week may have successfully spent a small portion of their ill-gotten gains.

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