Bitstamp announced Bitcoin Cash trading pairs

The exchange will launch three trading pairs: BCH/USD, BCH/EUR, and BCH/BTC in December
24 November 2017   2148

Bitstamp, a bitcoin cryptocurrency exchange, have decided to provide trading support for the following three pairs: BCH/USD, BCH/EUR and BCH/BTC. The start is expected in the first week of December.

We have enabled Bitcoin Cash to meet our customer demands. Since we always try to remain neutral we didn’t have any unusual reservations, but we did want to make time to see how the market responded.

 

Nejc Kodrič

CEO, Bitstamp

Now Bitcoin Cash retains the third position in the market cap ranking and is currently trading near $1,570 per coin. As a consequence, more services are setting up support for bitcoin cash.

Casa to Launch Lightning Node Mobile App Called Sats

Casa to Launch Sats App With Lightning Network Support
04 July 2019   1008

Casa startup, specializing in the creation of secure storage systems for private keys, introduced a mobile bitcoin application Sats App, which makes it easy to manage Lightning-node.

Sats App is positioned as a non-custodial bitcoin wallet "with unique functions." According to Casa CEO Jeremy Welch, the SatsBack reward program will soon be launched, under which users will receive small amounts in BTC. For example, for connecting an application and a Casa Node device to each other, the user will receive 20,000 Satoshi.

Features are focused on increasing adoption of bitcoin and lightning nodes. You will be able to earn bitcoin if you don’t have a Casa node, but you will be able to earn bitcoin faster if you have a node.
 

Jeremy Welch 

CEO, Casa

He also added that the application, available for iOS and Android, is “secure, private and connects via Tor”.

According to CoinDesk, the startup earlier raised $ 3.5 million from Castle Island Ventures, Boost VC and Compound, and several other investors. Currently, a startup staff of 25 people serves users from 60 countries.