Tag: Exchange

OKCoin and Huobi Shutdown

Huobi and OKCoin to Suspend Yuan Based Bitcoin Trading in Ocotber

Following on from the closure of ViaBTC and BTCC, Huobi and OKcoin are closing down their Yuan based trading at the end of October. They have been given a month extra to facilitate that closure because of their size relative...

/ September 15, 2017

BTCChina Closing Exchange by October

It has become official, China’s second largest Bitcoin exchange has decided that they will be closing their operation on the 30 of September. This is an unfortunate turn for traders who were hoping that the news out of China was...

/ September 14, 2017

North Korea Hacking South Korean Bitcoin Exchanges

If there are two words that have entered the public lexicon with great fervour this year, they are “hacking” and “North Korea”. This was the case even before rumours began to swirl that North Korean hackers were infiltrating South Korean...

/ September 13, 2017

Even if China Bans Exchanges, Trading Will Continue

Last week was indeed a period of FUD (Fear Uncertainty and Destruction) on the Crypto markets. This was mostly as a result of news out of only one country. On Monday, Chinese regulatory authorities said that they would be banning...

/ September 11, 2017
BTC-E Making Comeback

Is BTC-e Making a Comeback?

As you may already know, BTC-e was taken down a few weeks ago as a result of a US government crackdown on unregulated exchanges. They viewed BTC-e as an exchange that helped Malware campaigns to monetise their funds. Moreover, BTC-e...

/ August 28, 2017