HashPort Inc. (Minato-ku Tokyo, Founder: Seihaku Yoshida, referred to as “HashPort”) has conducted a “Survey on Social Evaluation of Crypto-currency and Crypto Assets” in collaboration with Coincheck, Inc. (Shibuya-ku Tokyo, CEO: Satoshi Hasuo, referred to as “Coincheck”). The survey aims to provide an accurate understanding of the current state of cryptocurrency and improve their social status.
Purpose and Overview of the Survey
The purpose of this survey is to promote an accurate understanding of the rapidly changing cryptocurrency industry. It considers the changing social position and perception of cryptocurrency based on statements from key government and central bank officials and leading institutional investors from around the world. It also focuses on Bitcoin, the leading cryptocurrency. The report summarizes global trends in cryptocurrency through a survey of academic evaluations and an assessment of cryptocurrency as an asset class, with reference to overseas papers.
The full text of the survey’s summary can be found below.