BNB Mainnet Swap to be Performed

It's worth noting that the addresses of users for making deposits in BNB were updated
23 April 2019   797

Binance cryptocurrency exchange announced the successful completion of the exchange of its own digital asset Binance Coin (BNB), released using the Ethereum blockchain, for its version in the Binance Chain network.

The exchange draws attention to the fact that after the completion of the swap tokens, the addresses of users for making deposits in BNB were updated.

The original ERC20-BNB can still be entered into the exchange using the wallet address in the Ethereum blockchain. The exchange automatically converts the tokens credited in this way to the asset of their blockchain.

In addition, currently users can access the output of BEP2-BNB to the address of the official web wallet Binance Chain.

CEO Binance Changpeng Zhao on Twitter confirmed that his company had previously followed this promise and destroyed 5 million ERC20-BNB, in exchange for which it credited the equivalent volume of new tokens.

Huobi to Launch Brokerage Platform

The service, aimed at institutional investors, is  available to investors in almost all regions where Huobi is present, except China
22 January 2020   138

Huobi cryptocurrency exchange opens a brokerage platform focused on the needs of institutional investors.

The announcement of the Huobi Brokerage platform took place this Tuesday at the World Economic Forum in Davos. The service is already available to investors in almost all regions where Huobi is present, with the exception of China.

The brokerage platform is the first product of the Global Institutional Business (GIB) division, which will focus on serving institutional clients. According to the publication, from the third quarter of 2019, Huobi recorded an increase in the institutional client base by 400% - it was possible to attract 1,700 investors.

GIB currently has offices in London, Singapore, and Hong Kong and will be a top priority for Huobi in 2020 as it continues to expand globally.




Like the American brokerage service Tagomi, Huobi Brokerage provides the ability to execute applications at the best prices by forwarding them to several trading platforms, including third-party exchanges and over-the-counter services. Huobi is known to have over-the-counter partners in Chicago Jump Trading and Hong Kong-based Alameda Research.

In addition, the platform provides services for block trading, individual financing and other solutions for traders interested in concluding large transactions. Bitcoin, USDT, HUSD, PAX, TUSD and USDC are available for trading blocks. By the end of the first quarter, ETH, EOS, BCH, LTC and XRP will be added to them.

2019 brought the first wave of institutional interest but 2020 is when we expect to see the industry mature with growing demand. As we enter the next phase of crypto, Huobi staking an active role in setting new standards for institutional and retail clients alike.

Ciara Sun

Huobi Group vice president