カテゴリー: Cryptocurrency Exchange

Bitcoin History Part 6: The First Bitcoin Exchange

Bitcoin History Part 6: The First Bitcoin ExchangeAside from mining, the only way to obtain bitcoin in the very early days was by trading it on forums or IRC. This arrangement relied on the other party fulfilling their side of the deal, since there were few escrow services back then. Bitcoin didn’t have to wait long for a dedicated exchange to spring […]

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Bithumb Overtook Binance as Largest Spot Exchange by Daily Volumes in November

Bithumb Overtook Binance as Largest Spot Exchange by Daily Volumes in NovemberCryptocompare, the cryptocurrency market data aggregator, has published its monthly exchange review for November 2018, offering insights about the latest changes in the global market using transaction data from over 70 trading venues. Also Read: IRS to Face Record Number of Crypto-Related Loss Claims Key Findings in the Report The authors of the report found that […]

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PR: Bithumb to Hold Special Promotion for New Registered Foreign Users

Bithumb to Hold Special Promotion for New Registered Foreign UsersBithumb to Hold ‘Special Promotion’ for New Registered Foreign Users

Provide benefits for KRW 20 Million transactions with new registration during event period

Bithumb, a global cryptocurrency exchange will offer a new registration event to global users who newly join and start making cryptocurrency tranactions.

Bithumb is planning to hold a ‘New Registration Event’ for overseas users from October 15 to November 14, 2018 (GMT +9) Korean Standard Time. The event is for overseas users who have signed up for the Bithumb and completed transactions over KRW 20 Million (Approx. USD 17,490, Bithumb cash standard). The users who are satisfied with above conditions are expecting to receive benefits of 20,000 Bithumb cash after the event period.

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PR: Roger Ver Joins Azbit Crypto Exchange Advisory Board

Roger Ver Joins Azbit Crypto Exchange Advisory BoardWe are elated to announce that Roger Ver, CEO of Bitcoin.com and Mate Tokay, COO of Bitcoin.com joined Azbit as our Advisors!

Apparently the subject on everyone’s mind today is “Roger Ver is planning to open his own cryptocurrency exchange”. The global crypto community of course took his statement seriously since “Bitcoin Jesus” has a good eye for the major upcoming industry trends.

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Japanese Exchange Takeover: Zaif Transfers All Crypto Services to Fisco

Japanese Exchange Takeover: Zaif Transfers All Crypto Services to FiscoJapanese crypto exchange Zaif has concluded a business transfer agreement with another regulated crypto exchange in Japan. Fisco Cryptocurrency Exchange will take over all of Zaif’s services and will be responsible for repaying users who lost their coins when Zaif was hacked last month. Also read: 160 Crypto Exchanges Seek to Enter Japanese Market, Regulator Reveals […]

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54% of Cryptocurrency Exchanges Have Security Holes

Traders hope and expect the exchange they’re trading on takes security seriously. But while all crypto platforms pay lip service to good cybersecurity practices, many fail at even the most basic measures such as enforcing strong passwords. New research has found 54% of all cryptocurrency exchanges have poor security in at least one area, leaving […]

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India Law Enforcement to File Charges Monday in $2.7M Coinsecure Wallet Hack

India Law Enforcement to File Charges Monday in $2.7M Coinsecure Wallet HackLaw enforcement authorities in New Delhi will file charges on Monday in the Coinsecure hack case. Coinsecure was a large cryptocurrency exchange allegedly wallet-hacked back in April of this year. It turns out to be an international crime, one spread over half a dozen exchanges. Also read: Bitcoin ATMs Targeted by Malware for Sale in […]

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Mt. Gox Creditors Can File Rehabilitation Claims by October 22

Mt. Gox Creditors Can File Rehabilitation Claims by October 22Victims of the Mt. Gox hack can now file rehabilitation claims under a new procedure announced by the trustee of the exchange, Nobuaki Kobayashi. Currently, the system is available only to individual claimants. October 22, 2018 is the filing deadline set by the Tokyo District Court. Also read: Crypto Exchange Rents Pricey HK Offices, UAE […]

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Altcoin Purge Begins: Okex Delists 28 Token Pairs

Altcoin Purge Begins: OKEX Delists 28 Token PairsAs part of what some observers are calling a purge of alternative coins during the cryptocurrency bear market, Hong Kong-based exchange Okex announced they would be delisting and hiding certain token pairs, more than two dozen in total. It comes at time when the exchange is dealing with its own internal problems in a year, […]

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