The Bitcoin.com crypto news portal that also offers its readers a digital wallet has launched its own crypto trading platform.
New customers are offered 25-percent discounts on all trading fees during the first three months of operating and they get a chance to win over $10,000 in prizes.
Bitcoin.com is expanding its service kit
The Bitcoin.com website was initially launched by Roger Ver in 2015, who was bearing the name ‘Bitcoin Jesus’ back then, to inform the community about Bitcoin news. Later on, Ver shifted to supporting the hard fork of BTC – Bitcoin Cash.
The new player in the crypto trading market is to start with offering customers just a few crypto pairs so far and they consist of Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Litecoin, XRP and the USDT stablecoin.
Bitcoin Co. Ltd. (BX.in.th) exchange shuts down
While new players keep emerging, some of old ones are shutting down, unable to compete with bigger rivals. The Thai-based crypto trading platform Bitcoin Co. Ltd has publicized its plans to discontinue work ‘to focus on other business opportunities’.
The official announcement updated on September 2 says that all trading operations on the exchange will halt after September 30.
Deposits are to be disabled on September 6. The company urges its customers to take all their funds off the exchange before November 1.
Therefore, the exchange does not intent to have its Digital Asset Exchange license prolonged for next year.
Despite the plans to close deposits soon, earlier today five mln XRP was transferred to the exchange, as reported by the @XRPL_Monitor account on Twitter.