QUOTE OF THE DAY
“It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.”
Bittrex Exchange Breaks Silence on Banned Accounts
Remember how yesterday we said Bittrex has been acting a little sus with its mysterious account closings? Well today Bittrex finally made a public statement about the thousands of accounts they’ve disabled.
According to the Bittrex website:
“We occasionally conduct compliance reviews and are working vigilantly to protect our service and our users from harm. As part of a compliance review, we have temporarily suspended certain accounts pending the completion of the review. The total number of suspended, closed, or banned accounts is very limited: less than 0.1% of the total accounts on Bittrex. More than 99.9% of Bittrex accounts are unaffected.”
Huobi Pro Provides Users With Fork Plans
According to Bitcoin News, Huobi the cryptocurrency exchange based in China announced its Segwit2x contingency plans for the firm’s trading platform Huobi Pro. The exchange details that it plans to support all the tokens that derive from the planned Segwit2x hard fork.
So if all 0 of you who use Huobi are worried about the upcoming fork, you shouldn't be.
You can read more about this here.
What Else Is Going On?
- Russian businesses urge government to approve only domestic cryptocurrencies.
- Coinbase's cryptocurrency exchange GDAX has today announced a new integration with algorithmic trading platform QuantConnect.
- The Enterprise Ethereum Alliance just welcomed its first Russian bank.
- Blockchain solutions provider AlphaPoint has partnered with technology giant Intel on a new security solution for digital assets.
My Current Sentiment: Bearish.