Bittrex and to Launch New Cryptocurrency Trading Platform


London-based and US-based cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex announced their plan to partner up and launch a digital trading platform focused on customers in the European Union. 

‘The Ultimate Platform’

The collaboration between the US-based Bittrex and London-based was announced on Thursday, July 5.

The new digital trading platform will seek to leverage’s portfolio management expertise alongside Bittrex’s existing exchange technology. According to the official press release, the collaboration seeks to provide traders with “the ultimate platform to trade cryptocurrency in a safe and secure environment.”

Initially, the trading platform is going to target customers in the European Union. The joint venture also plans to expand the digital trading services to other markets as well. However, it’s explicitly noted that the future trading platform will only service regions and countries which are qualified, based on the applicable restrictions and international laws.

It’s clear that a strong emphasis is placed on regulatory transparency. Itai Avnery, spokesman and co-founder of the partnership, noted:

We believe that excellent product experience coupled with supreme customer support, value added services and regulation state of mind will provide the community of traders with the ultimate platform to trade cryptocurrency in a safe and secure environment. Our goal is to become the most reputable platform in the EU and later in numerous countries across the globe.

Only the First Step

The future trading platform shall be launched under the brand of, according to the official announcement. The CEO of the US-based exchange has made it clear that this is only the first step of their joint venture, as the company seeks to expand its capabilities through “new services and strategic partnerships.”

Notes Bill Shihara, CEO at Bittrex:

This partnership will increase customers’ access to some of the world’s most innovative blockchain projects and further drive adoption of this revolutionary technology. Today’s announcement is another exciting step forward for the industry and Bittrex as we continue expanding our global footprint through new services and strategic partnerships.

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Written by Georgi Georgiev @ July 6, 2018 Georgi Georgiev

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