Aeternity and NEM to be listed on Bithumb

NEM and Aeternity are currently among the most reliable and solid representatives of the crypto market: today these altcoins are to be listed on Bithumb
07 June 2018   464

Bithumb is the largest cryptocurrency exchange in Korea. It’s constantly ranked among the top 10 worldwide crypto exchanges in terms of trading volume. The exchange suggests the lowest commission rates in the world. Bithumb, at last count, was also responsible for about 50% of South Korea’s Ether trading. 

When major exchanges list smaller altcoins they commonly pump and dump that is what we can observe at the moment. Nem and  Aeternity are listed on Bithumb today which is causing it to pump by around 15% at the moment. Presently the best performing solid gainers one in the top 25 at the moment is Nem, with Aeternity at 27 also growing. 

Nem is mainly traded in Asia at the moment with Upbit in KRW leading the way at 25% of the total and Zaif in JPY taking 15%. The volume spike came about some hours ago when it jumped from $16 million to $33 million. Total market cap for XEM is currently $2.3 billion positioning it at 15th in the charts almost level with Tether.

NEM charts
NEM charts

Market capitalization for all cryptocurrencies is up marginally this morning by 1.2% to $348 billion, trade volume is unchanged at $15 billion. Over the past 7 days it has increased 7% from $325 billion this time last Thursday. There are a few other altcoins trading strongly this morning in Asia and they include Aeternity up 15%, Ontology up 8.5%, Zilliqa up 9.5% and Siacoin 8.6% higher on the day.

Aeternity charts
Aeternity charts

Aeternity Price at the moment of press: $3,74
Market cap: $871 174 997
Volume (24h): $38 581 200

Zb.com to Open Office at Malta

Country made another step froward to leadership in blockchain industry
16 August 2018   125

Fifth in terms of the daily trading volumee exchange ZB.com announced plans to open a representative office in Malta. This is reported by CCN.

Secretary of the Malta Parliament for Digital Innovation and Finance Silvio Schembri said that the opening of ZB.com will be another step in the country's leadership in the blockchain industry.

At first, the Maltese branch of ZB.com will offer customers only cryptocurrency exchange, and subsequently also plans to add support for the currency. ZB.com will be the third exchange in Malta, following the offices of Binance and Bitbay, which offers the exchange of digital currencies for fiat money.

Malta is perhaps the world’s most progressive and forward-thinking nation in DLT, crypto and fintech, and we are very excited to be part of the Blockchain Island. We are confident we will be able to announce our live operations soon.
 

Jimmy Zhao

Co-founder, ZB.com

Zhao said that he was invited to Malta by his business partners and met with government officials to discuss the possibility of opening a representative office.

According to CoinMarketCap, the volume of deals on ZB.com for the last 24 hours was areoud $ 267M. The most popular trading pairs on the platform are BTC / USDT, Dash / USDT, Qtum / USDT and ETH / USDT.