BitMEX May Rent World Priciest Office

Now BitMEX occupies the 45th floor of Hong Kong Cheung Kong Center
22 August 2018   450

The Bitmex exchange office moved to the 45th floor of the Hong Kong Cheung Kong Center. The business center is famous for some of the highest rental prices in the world, reports Bloomberg referring to local media.

The skyscraper also houses such financial institutions as Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Barclays Plc, Bank of America Corp., Bloomberg LP and the empire of billionaire Lee Kashin.

Cheung Kong Center
Cheung Kong Center

According to Hong Kong Economic Times, initially BitMEX planned to occupy only half of the floor, but due to plans for expansion, rented the entire 45th floor of the building with a total area of ​​20 thousand square feet (1860 square meters).

It is noteworthy that if earlier BitMEX occupied a poorly finished office on the other side of Victoria Bay at a price of HK $ 25 per square foot ($ 3.18), then in the new office the cost per square foot was significantly higher - up to HK $ 225.

As reported, the Central district has the world’s highest office occupancy costs, according to CBRE Group Inc. It was the third year in a row that Hong Kong had topped the survey. London’s West End was in the No. 2 spot.

The BitMEX exchange was jointly organized by the former Citigroup trader Arthur Hayes. In 2014, he discovered the possibility of making "easy money" on the difference in bitcoin prices in China and Hong Kong. Today BitMEX is one of the most popular platforms for margin crypto trading, and its daily trading volumes exceed $ 3 billion.

First BTC Forks Battle to be Held on p2pb2b Exchange

p2pb2b exchange is going to challenge 'digital gold' fork
28 September 2018   488

Since the launch of the very first cryptocurrency, lots of developers were trying to improve Bitcoin and fix existing bugs. According to Bitcoin.com, there were 69 Bitcoin forks in total in the crypto market in April 2018 and only 10 of them were traded on exchanges. p2pb2b exchange has decided to figure out which of the forks deserve to be listed and currently holds Bitcoin Forks Battle for the first time in the history of the crypto market. The platform is not going to decide the destiny of coins itself. Instead, the community of traders will be voting for the best coins in their opinion. The winner will get a free listing on p2pb2b.

How does the Battle go?

Bitcoin Forks Battle is held on the p2pb2b exchange in 3 stages. Any of Bitcoin forks can participate. The following forks are already participating in the Battle: B2X, BCA, BCD, BCX, BIFI, BTCS, BTN, BTX, GOD, LBTC, NRO, SBTC, UBTC. There is still a chance for any other Bitcoin fork to join the competition. Only traders registered on p2pb2b with at least 0.003 BTC / 0.05 ETH / 25 USD on their account in order to exclude frauds. The voting itself is free.

  • Stage 1 - Qualification
    • The stage will last for 7 days and only 8 most voted coins will pass to the next round.
  • Stage 2 - Play-off
    • 8 coins will be randomly divided into pairs. A fixture list will be made and coins will participate in matches just like it works in football. There will be 6 matches in total, 24 hours each. 2 finalists will pass to the next stage. Coins that will make it to the play-off will receive a special offer for the listing within a month since the announcement of the battle results.
  • Stage 3 - The Final
    • The final stage will last for 5 days, the most voted coin wins the battle and gets a free listing of p2pb2b.

Bitcoin forks will finally get a chance to enter the crypto market and find its acceptance. Coin holders will be able to benefit from trading and an improved functionality that each fork has already presented. Check out the official website to participate in the Battle and choose the coin you like the most.

p2pb2b
p2pb2b

p2pb2b cryptocurrency exchange has made a reboot after 4 years of work and introduced users a completely new platform for safe and profitable trading. The team is mainly focused on the needs of businesses and large enterprises. However, each participant of the crypto market will be able to find benefits in using p2pb2b exchange. Traders get high performance, safety, and client’s support. Businesses take an advantage of a possibility to list a new coin for 5 minutes, updated API, officially registered Estonian company. More information about the platform is available on the official website.