Japanese e-commerce company Rakuten have made headlines before with regards to their moves towards the cryptosphere, this latest announcement could indicate their biggest move yet. Cryptocurrency seems to be something they are intent on exploring and it’s something that many people are getting a little excited about.
Who are Rakuten?
According to the Rakuten Wikipedia page:
“Rakuten is a Japanese electronic commerce and Internet company based in Tokyo and founded in 1997 by Hiroshi Mikitani.