Two Front-Runners Emerge in Race to Buy Exchanges Bitstamp and Korbit

Two consortiums led, respectively, by South Korean internet giant Kakao Group and game developer Netmarble, have emerged as the frontrunners in the bidding to buy the Nexon (NXC) business empire. NXC’s holdings include cryptocurrency exchanges Korbit and Bitstamp. Korbit is one of the country’s “big four” exchanges, while Bitstamp is Europe’s oldest platform.
Per Newsway, Ch