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Notice on international remittance fee on JPY deposits

important notice

Thank you for your continued support of Coincheck.

Starting from 7 pm on December 26, 2017, a fee will be charged on all deposits of JPY through international remittance.

International remittance fee on JPY deposits

When depositing JPY through international remittance, the following fee will be deducted from the amount reflected on your account.

Date of change:
7:00 pm, December 26, 2017

Fee:
2,500 JPY

E.g.:
For a 10,000 JPY deposit using international remittance, 7,500 JPY (10,000 JPY – the fee of 2,500 JPY) will be added to your account.

Learn more about deposit fees::https://coincheck.com/info/fee

Deposits from Japanese bank accounts do not incur fees.

*All times are in JST

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Coincheck Holiday Business Hours Notice

important notice

Thank you for your continued support of Coincheck.

Holiday business hours here at Coincheck will be as follows.

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Registering for and using Coincheck services

Coincheck and Coincheck Payment will operate as usual during the New Year holidays. Customers who have had their identity verification documents confirmed by December 25 will receive their address confirmation postcards by the end of the year. For customers who have their identity verification documents confirmed after 12/25, postcards will be sent out starting on January 5 in the order in which verifications are completed.

Send dates for confirmation postcards for customers living in Japan
Final date in 2017: 12/28/2017 (For customers who have their verification documents confirmed by 12/25)
First date in 2018: 1/5/2018 (For customers who have their verification documents confirmed after the date listed above)

Send dates for confirmation postcards for customers living outside of Japan
Final date in 2017: 12/25/2017 (For customers who have their verification documents confirmed by 12/24)
First date in 2018: 1/5/2018 (For customers who have their verification documents confirmed after the date listed above)

Deposits and Withdrawals from ATMS and Banks

For customers considering depositing money over the holidays, please be aware that each bank will have its own set of holiday business hours. Visit each bank’s home page for more information.

Depositing JPY
All deposits made through an ATM or bank which we are unable to confirm by 3 pm JST on 12/29/2017 will be added to customers’ accounts after 9 am JST on 1/4/2018.

Depositing JPY:https://coincheck.com/deposits

Withdrawing JPY
We will do our best to process withdrawal requests made by 9 am JST on 12/29/2017 by the end of the year. However, requests that go above a bank’s limit for deposits or ones that run into other regulations or restrictions will be deposited in the new year. As stated in our our trading documents, barring unforeseen circumstances, all withdrawal requests are processed within two business days.

Withdrawing JPY:https://coincheck.com/withdraws

Payeasy payments maintenance and temporary suspension on quick deposits

Payeasy payments and quick deposits will be unavailable during the regular maintenance periods for the Payeasy payment center and the Japan Post Bank.

Payeasy payment center maintenance
Period: 7:45 pm JST 1/1/2018 ~ 12:15 am JST 1/4/2018
Affected services: All Payeasy payment services will be unavailable.

Japan Post Bank maintenance
Period: 11:55 pm JST 12/31/2017 ~ 12:15 am JST 1/4/2018
Affected services: Payeasy payment services through the Japan Post Bank will be unavailable.
http://www.jp-bank.japanpost.jp/aboutus/press/2017/abt_prs_id001280.html

Customer support

Our customer support team will be on break from 12/30/2017 until 1/3/2018. Responses to inquiries made during that period will begin being sent out on January 4.

We can’t thank you enough for all of your support and business in 2017 and look forward to improving the Coincheck experience even more in 2018!

*All times are in JST

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We’ve Updated the Affiliate Program Rules & Regulations

important notice

Thank you for your continued support of Coincheck.

We’ve made a small update to the Affiliate Program’s rules and regulations.

Affiliate Program:https://coincheck.com/promotion/affiliates
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Effective date of change:12/25/2017 at 3:45 pm JST

Details of change:
Before: The special affiliate commission rate is offered only to users who reside in Japan. Click here for more details.

After: In order to be eligible for the special commission rates offered during the affiliate campaign, affiliate users must complete identity verification. Also, only newly registered users who reside in Japan will earn you the campaign rates. Newly registered users residing outside of Japan will only earn you the normal rates.
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To everyone participating in the program, thank you for your support!

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System maintenance notice 【 Saturday, 12/23, 4:00 ~ 4:15 am (JST) 】

important notice

Thank you for your continued support of Coincheck.

We will be performing maintenance on a large number of our services on 12/23/2017 in order to improve their stability and quality.

Purpose


To improve the stability and quality of our services.

Maintenance period

Saturday, 12/23/2017 from 4:00 ~ 4:15 am (JST)

*The maintenance period may increase or decrease in length without prior notice.

Services that will be unavailable during the maintenance period

The following services will be unavailable during the maintenance period.

All services on Coincheck platforms.

・ Coincheck Exchange/Wallet: https://coincheck.com
A maintenance screen will be displayed. All normal services and web pages will be unavailable.

・Coincheck Payment: https://coincheck.com/payment
A maintenance screen will be displayed. All normal services and web pages will be unavailable.
The checkout feature of Coincheck Payment will also be unavailable during this time.

・iOS/Android apps
All services and screens within the apps will be unavailable.

Please accept our apologies for this inconvenience. We hope you enjoy the new features and improvements we are currently working on!

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System maintenance notice 【 Thursday, 12/28, 4:00 ~ 5:00 am (JST) 】*The ending time has been updated on December 27

important notice

Thank you for your continued support of Coincheck.

We will be performing maintenance on a large number of our services on 12/28/2017 in order to improve their stability and quality.

Purpose


To improve the stability and quality of our services.

Maintenance period

Thursday, 12/28/2017 from 4:00 ~ 5:00 am (JST)  ※The ending time has been updated on December 27

*The maintenance period may increase or decrease in length without prior notice.

Services that will be unavailable during the maintenance period

The following services will be unavailable during the maintenance period.

All services on Coincheck platforms.

・ Coincheck Exchange/Wallet: https://coincheck.com
A maintenance screen will be displayed. All normal services and web pages will be unavailable.

・Coincheck Payment: https://coincheck.com/payment
A maintenance screen will be displayed. All normal services and web pages will be unavailable.
The checkout feature of Coincheck Payment will also be unavailable during this time.

・iOS/Android apps
All services and screens within the apps will be unavailable.

Please accept our apologies for this inconvenience. We hope you enjoy the new features and improvements we are currently working on!

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