Virtual Currency Trading GMO Coin: Announcement of J League FC Ryukyu and FC Ryukyu Coin (FCR) Project Promotion
GMO Financial Holdings Co., Ltd. Virtual Currency Trading GMO Coin: Announcement of J League FC Ryukyu and FC Ryukyu Coin (FCR) Project Promotion …………………………………………………………………………………………… GMO Coin Co., Ltd. (President: Toshitaka Ishimura, hereinafter referred to as GMO Coin) is a consolidated company of GMO Internet Holdings Co., Ltd. and operates a virtual currency exchange business. We provide an environment where you can trade virtual currency with confidence. GMO Coin and Ryukyu Football Club Co., Ltd. (President: Satoshi Mikami), who operates FC Ryukyu belonging to the J2 league, have announced that FC Ryukyu’s new fan club service “Kana: FC Ryukyu” utilizing blockchain technology. We are pleased to announce that we have agreed to promote the Coin (FCR) development project with mutual cooperation.
■ About the FC Ryukyu Coin (FCR) project FC Ryukyu is aiming for a service release by the end of 2019, a new fan club service using blockchain technology. GMO Coin Co., Ltd., which has provided new forms of support, such as donating annual sponsorship money and J2 promotion bonuses in bitcoin, together with FC Ryukyu, has developed a new local sports club that utilizes the characteristics of blockchain technology through this joint project. We will establish a team operation based on fundraising methods and plan and develop services for premium fans and supporters *, and aim to operate token services throughout Okinawa Prefecture in the future. * The planning and development of this project will be supported by Goodluxry Co., Ltd. (headquartered in Fukuoka City, Fukuoka Prefecture, President and CEO: Kazuhisa Inoue), which plans and develops the first blockchain game in Japan.
■ About FC Ryukyu FC Ryukyu is a professional soccer club whose home town is Okinawa City, Okinawa Prefecture. Established in 2003, after winning the J3 championship in the 2018 season, we have celebrated the first year of J2 from the 2019 season. Based on the club philosophy of “Love Okinawa and be loved by Okinawa”, we are aiming to create a club that is loved and proud of the people of Okinawa. My mission as a club is to make soccer a culture of Okinawa, and to make a frenzy in Okinawa. Team name: FC Ryukyu Home Stadium: Okinawa Sports Park Athletic Field Company name: Ryukyu Football Club Co., Ltd. Affiliation: Meiji Yasuda Life J2 League Location: Okinawa, Okinawa City, Ankeida 5-1-16 Grand Chatelet Ankeida 2nd Floor Established: May 2013 Representative Director and President: Satoshi Mikami URL: http://fcryukyu.com/
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(URL: coin.z.com/jp/) Company name: GMO Coin Co., Ltd. Location: Shibuya Infos Tower, 20-1 Sakuragaokacho, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo Representative Tomitaka Ishimura, President Business description Provision of virtual currency exchange and transaction services Capital ¥ 1,758 million (including reserve) Registration number: Director of Kanto Local Finance Bureau No. 0006 (virtual currency exchange business) GMO Coin Co., Ltd. was established in October 2016 as a division that provides investment opportunities in the GMO Internet (listed on the first section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange) group. In September 2017, GMO Coin became a virtual currency exchange business of the Financial Services Agency. Registered. Utilizing knowledge and abundant financial experience in IT-related business and financial business cultivated by GMO Internet Group, we provide an environment where you can trade virtual currency under a robust security and management system. GMO Coin will contribute to the development of the virtual currency exchange industry while aiming to become the No. 1 virtual currency exchange company. The GMO Internet Group supports and supports various cultural and sports activities in order to create smiles and excitement for many people. From 2016, “GMO Athletes” was established with the goal of “nurturing the world’s best athletes”. Currently working in men’s athletics (long distance). In addition, GMO Click Securities supports Japanese national swimming athletes through sponsorship of the Japan Swimming Federation. The GMO Internet Group will continue to contribute to the development of the sports world through sponsorship of sports. GMO Internet Group initiatives: www.gmo.jp/company-profile/group_activities/
■ About Goodlux 3 Inc. Goodluxry has developed many entertainment contents such as smartphone games and video production, including service planning, development and operation of blockchain products such as the first blockchain game “Kuripu Pig” in Japan. We aim to make people smile by connecting their hearts. Company name: Goodlux 3 Inc. URL: www.gl-inc.jp/ Established: February 2013 Capital: 987.8 million yen Number of employees: 35 Office: Tenjin Linden Building 2F, 3-14-31 Tenjin, Chuo-ku, Fukuoka, Fukuoka Representative Director: Kazuhisa Inoue
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