Mailchimp Bans Crypto Ads

Email marketing service joins cryptocurrency related ad ban movement
30 March 2018   1202

Mailchimp automated mailing platform started closing accounts related to the crypto currency industry, including mailings about ICO, exchanges, news, books and thematic events. This is reported by Coindesk.

Thus, an employee of the Week In Ethereum, Evan van Ness, stated that the company banned the resource account, because "hates blockchain."

Evan Van Ness Twitter
Evan Van Ness Twitter

On March 29, the rules for using the Mailchimp service were updated.

...we cannot allow businesses involved in any aspect of the sale, transaction, exchange, storage, marketing or production of cryptocurrencies, virtual currencies, and any digital assets related to an Initial Coin Offering, to use MailChimp to facilitate or support any of those activities.

MailChimp Rules

Mailchimp responded with Tweet, saying that "Cryptocurrency-related information isn’t necessarily prohibited. It can be sent as long as the sender isn’t involved in the production, sale, exchange, storage, or marketing of cryptocurrencies".

Bitfinex to List BTT

As became known, asset trading is available in pairs with Bitcoin and US dollars
19 February 2019   73

Following the South Korean Bithumb BitTorrent token (BTT) appeared in the Bitfinex cryptocurrency listing.

Asset trading is available in pairs with Bitcoin and US dollars.

Also the other day Bitfinex technical director Paolo Ardoino said that recently work on the decentralized trading platform EOSfinex has been actively promoted.

According to him, the public beta of the platform operating in the test network will be presented within the next 2-3 weeks.