Crypto Giant OKEx Deslists Several Trading Pairs

Twitter Facebook LinkedIn CCN is expanding. Are you our next full-time journalist from the West Coast USA? Send us your CV and examples here. Today brought news of OKEx exchange delisting several additional trading pairs. This is the third time OKEx has delisted a group of assets. OKEx Delisting In an announcement today on their website support page, OKEx stated the delisting of thirty-eight different cryptocurrency trading pairs. OKEx directed the announcement toward its customers, explaining the delisting of multiple assets was due to their low volume and liquidity. Several notable…

Tether Re-Opens Direct Redemption of Fiat, While Bitfinex Adds Tether-Fiat Trading Pairs

Popular stablecoin Tether has announced 1:1 redemptions of USDT to fiat, while affiliated crypto exchange Bitfinex added two new Tether-fiat trading pairs, according to announcements from both firms Tuesday, Nov. 27. Tether announced the direct redemption of Tether to fiat along with a major redesign of its platform for the verification of new customers. According to the official announcement, the update allows users to redeem their tokens on the Tether.to platform at a USDT to fiat ratio of 1:1. All Tether deposits and withdrawals are zero-fee, while fiat transfers are…

OKEx Will Delist Another Wave of Trading Pairs Over ‘Weak Liquidity’

Major Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency exchange OKEx announced it was delisting a second swathe of trading pairs due to “weak liquidity” in a blog post Nov. 27. OKEx, which announced its intention to begin delisting certain pairs and tokens in October and removed the first batch Oct. 31, will now remove a further 49 trading pairs from its order book. This, the announcement says, is in order to “create a robust trading environment and offer the best trading experience” for traders. Some assets will lose certain trading pairs, while withdrawals of…

Platform Pairs Clients With Financial Experts

The Taiwan-based Bincentive project, an innovative crypto trader service provider in Asia, developed the idea of matching their clients with trading experts. On Bincentive’s platforms, clients are matched with trading experts and can follow an experts’ actions in crypto markets. Furthermore, clients have the option of having the expert initiate the same trades simultaneously. These experts receive a pre-deposited compensation that is paid when a trader hits the target and has positive gains. How does financial matchmaking work? Founded in July 2018, Bincentive is aimed at creating a smart mirror…

PR: Bitcoin.com Pairs up with eGifter to Simplify and Streamline Gift Card Purchases

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. eGifter and Bitcoin.com announce partnership that will allow cryptocurrency users to buy gift cards with Bitcoin Cash Bitcoin Cash (BCH) just became more usable with the launch of a partnership between Bitcoin.com and eGifter, a gift card marketplace offering 300+ top-branded eGift cards to US…

Crypto Exchange OKEx Delists Over 30 Trading Pairs for Weak Volume

OKEx, the second largest crypto exchange by volume, has announced the delisting of more than 30 trading pairs including Ripio/ETH and Monetha/BTC. The exchange cited weak trading volume as the justification for the ejections. The delistings will not take effect until the 31st. Listing and delisting is a common practice among cryptocurrency exchanges, and, depending on the size of the exchange, can be the death-blow to a coin’s price. Some have voting mechanisms in place where clients can even essentially pay to have a token listed, generally in hopes of…

World’s Largest Crypto Exchange OKEx to Delist 50+ Trading Pairs Due to ‘Weak’ Performance

Major Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency exchange OKEx will delist over 50 trading pairs with weak performance, according to an announcement published Oct. 25. As per the announcement, at 6:00 am Oct. 31, 2018 CET, the exchange will halt the trading of a swathe of pairs that they cite as having weak liquidity and trading volume. The exchange warned users that they should cancel their orders of the affected pairs from the platform. OKEx also made a point of noting that it will delist only the indicated trading pairs, but not the…

New GBP Trading Pairs; to include the major tokens traded on Coinbase

Active traders in the UK will from September 7 have access to new GBP trading pairs on Coinbase Pro. The new trading pairs include Etherium (ETH-USD), Ethereum Classic (ETC-USD), Litecoin (LTC-USD), and Bitcoin Cash (BCH-USD). The report comes to light just a month after Coinbase revealed it would roll out British Pound (GBP) support. The move targets British traders who use Coinbase Pro actively as well as institutional members of Coinbase Prime. Customers to enjoy faster transactions with the new GBP trading pairs However, Coinbase has had to obtain an…

GBP Crypto Trading Pairs Being Rolled Out by Coinbase Tomorrow

From releasing more Coinbase exchange pairs to expanding its services to the United Kingdom, Coinbase has been busy this year. And to top it off, today, we’ve seen an integration of these two things. Today, we’ve been introduced to four GBP crypto trading pairs. Coinbase Rolling out GBP Crypto Trading Pairs It’s happening fast. One minute we find out about it, the next we’re witnessing the launch. Earlier today, Coinbase disclosed a new order book trading pairs for GBP, which will be available to UK-based crypto traders. In the announcement,…

Coinbase Expands UK Offering With Four GBP Altcoin Pairs

U.S. cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase will open trading of four more cryptocurrencies for U.K. pound sterling (GBP) Friday, a blog post confirmed Wednesday, September 5. Following a deal with UK bank Barclays to open access to the country’s Faster Payments network in March, residents will now be able to trade altcoins Ethereum (ETH), Ethereum Classic (ETC), Litecoin (LTC) and Bitcoin Cash (BCH) for GBP, in addition to the existing Bitcoin (BTC). “With support for UK domestic bank transfers in GBP via the Faster Payments Scheme, it is now significantly easier, faster…