Bitstamp exchange launches Ethereum

Bitstamp exchange has announced the launch of Ethereum 
10 August 2017   1004

One of the biggest cryptocurrency exchanges, Bitstamp, has announced some changes in the trade commissions structure and their plans to launch of Ethereum. 

Now the value of the trade commission on the Bitstamp exchange will depend on the monthly trading volume of the user. Thus, if it does not exceed $20 thousand, then the commission will be 0.25%, if it is up to $100 thousand - 0.24%, etc. 

Bitstamp exchange commissions scale Bitstamp exchange commissions scale

As for the support for Ethereum, the cryptocurrency is to be added to the listing on August 17th, and trading will be available in USD, EUR and BTC pairs. On top of that, there will be reduced trade commissions for Ethereum until the end of the year:

Bistamp exchange trade commissions for Ethereum Bistamp exchange trade commissions for Ethereum

Thus, for example, Ethereum trading will be carried out without any commissions before October 1st, then with a 75% discount, then 50%, etc.

Genesis Conference to be Held in London

Genesis Conference will cover research and development, regulation, economics and applications issues, taking place in London on February 22
21 February 2018   27

Genesis London Conference will take place on February 22, tackling the most pertinent issues in blockchain space: research and development, regulation, economics and applications.

Genesis London is a platform for researchers, developers and generally anyone interested in blockchain, and its priority is to share knowledge, facilitate productive discourse and filter out the hype.

Location: The CityPoint building, 1 Ropemaker St, London, EC2, UK
Date and time: 9:30AM - 8PM, February 22, 2018

The agenda of the conference includes Privacy and Confidentiality Techniques for Blockchains; Permissioned Business Blockchain Applications and Use-cases; Scalable, Transparent and Post-quantum Secure Computational Integrity, with Applications to Cryptocurrencies; A Rational Protocol Design Treatment of Bitcoin, and more.

The headline speakers include Patrick de Laive, co-founder of TNW; Margarita Khartanovich, head of insight at Binary District; Jack Gavigan, chief operating officer at ZCash; Jeremy Kahn, technology writer for Bloomberg, and many more.