One of the biggest cryptocurrency exchanges, Bitstamp, has announced some changes in the trade commissions structure and their plans to launch of Ethereum.
— Bitstamp (@Bitstamp) August 9, 2017
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
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
Thus, for example, Ethereum trading will be carried out without any commissions before October 1st, then with a 75% discount, then 50%, etc.