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Cryptocurrencies

Bitcoin plunge deals blow to Coincheck's turnaround plans

Hacked crypto-exchange says trading remains weak after resuming operations

Tokyo-based cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck is having trouble winning back business following a 58 billion yen heist in January.

TOKYO -- Falling bitcoin prices have dented hopes for a revival of trading at Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck, its top executive said on Wednesday, as the company tries to turn its business around after it suffered one of the biggest thefts in history.

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