So, here you can see the main weekly news from Tokenplace. We’ve just chosen the most important topical issues for Tokenplace users and traders: trends, exchanges, and prices.
OKEx Korea privacy coins delisting
Crypto exchange OKEx’s Korea unit has announced that it is to delist five private cryptocurrencies: Monero (XMR), Dash, Zcash (ZEC), Horizen (ZEN), and Super Bitcoin (SBTC). It was decided that the transaction support will end on 10 Oct., while withdrawal services will be available till 10 Dec. That’s not the first case of privacy coins delisting. It happens more and more often because of FATF’s ‘travel rule’. Another Korean exchange, Upbit, has already taken the same decision. Token Place is going to add Kraken and OKEX next months.
On Friday, 13, bug on crypto exchange Kraken let its users buy Bitcoin for $8,000 and instantly sell it for $12,000. The bug was caused by “a test of an unreleased advanced order type”. According to a Kraken, only one person managed to benefit from the bug having exchanged no more than $100. However, quite a lot of users were sceptical about Kraken’s claims, called it “scammers”, and promised to never use it again. Use Token Place to avoid such situations in the future.
Ethereum had a five days rally, its price grew up from $180 at 15 September to 220$ at 19 of September. It’s the longest rally for last four months, Last time Ethereum saw an outstanding rally from 23th to 27th May than the price raised from 233 to 276 USD. The price growth indicates that crypto community believes Ethereum 2.0 to be successful after Ethereal Summit 2019 in Tel Aviv. During this event, Joe Lubin, Vitalik Buterin, and other Ethereum Foundation representatives discussed the future and development of the project. More detailed information can be found here.
Launch of Binance.US
The structural unit of Binance.US – Binance.com has opened for registrations and deposits for US residents. Now registration is not available for citizens of New York and some other states. It is planned that for the first time only 7 cryptocurrencies will be available on the platform. The creation of a separate unit for the US became inevitable after Binance.com stopped working with American users in June. You can read more on our website.
Coinbase listing announcement
The list of candidates for listing was published in the official blog and Twitter account of Coinbase. The list includes: Avalanche, Celo, Chia, Coda, Dfinity, Filecoin, Handshake, Kadena, Mobilecoin, NEAR, Nervos, Oasis, Orchid, Polkadot, Solana, Spacemesh and TON. The exchange’s statement says that Coinbase is only studying the possibility of listing these cryptocurrencies and it will happen only if they comply with Coinbase technical standards and U.S. legislation. So you can buy Filecoin (FIL), Polkadot (DOT) by using Token Place. More on the website.