Kraken delists more than 10 trading pairs

Kraken crypto exchange announces delisting of some tarding pairs and temporary suspension of advanced order types
22 August 2017   4218

Kraken, one of the biggest Bitcoin exchanges, has delisted 12 cryptocurrency trading pairs in order to reduce the platform load  "until upgrades can be made that will enable to smoothly scale capacity".

In addition, the company will temporary suspend of advanced order types.

According to the report, the changes will go into effect on Tuesday, August 22nd, around 6 am UTC (Monday August 21 around 11 pm Pacific).

In order to help mitigate the strain on our platform caused by recent exponential growth, we are delisting some of our illiquid trading pairs and temporarily suspending all advanced order types.
 

Kraken team

Thus, the following pairs will be delisted with all outstanding orders being cancelled:

  • XBT/GBP
  • ETH/GBP
  • XRP/CAD
  • XRP/JPY
  • EOS/EUR
  • EOS/USD
  • XLM/EUR
  • XLM/USD
  • GNO/EUR
  • GNO/USD
  • REP/USD

On top of that, open orders will remain open until cancelled or executed, but the users will no longer be able to create new orders in any of the following advanced types:

  • Stop Loss
  • Take Profit
  • Stop Loss, Take Profit
  • Stop Loss, Take Profit Limit
  • Stop Loss Limit
  • Take Profit Limit
  • Trailing Stop
  • Trailing Stop Limit
  • Stop, Limit

The above changes will go into effect the same time as the trading pairs delisting.

Giant Mining Solar Powered Farm to Created in California

Plouton Mining will allocate solar panels on 49 acres and it's planned they should generate about 10-13 megawatts per day, working for an average of 12 hours
26 June 2019   54

Plouton Mining, a subsidiary of Plouton Group Holding, intends to open the largest Bitcoin farm in North America for mining, whose operations will be provided by solar energy. To this end, the firm chose a territory in the western part of the Mojave Desert, California.

Plouton Mining will place solar panels on 49 acres: they should generate about 10-13 megawatts per day, working for an average of 12 hours. The company stressed that Western Mojave receives sunlight for 70% of the year.

The company will also sign the necessary contracts with local electricity suppliers in order to operate the farm in the absence of solar radiation.

Meanwhile, the bitcoin hashrate has again updated the historical maximum at 66.666 EX / s.