Middle East Trading Firm adds Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Litecoin

According to the latest news from ADS Securities, OREX users can trade Ripple, Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash in addition to Bitcoin and Ethereum
05 April 2018   169

Abu Dhabi-based ADS Securities is the largest brokerage by volume in the Middle East and one of the fastest growing forex and investment companies globally. It provides sophisticated forex, bullion and commodities trading solutions to institutional and private investors. 

ADS Securities is a leading multi-market institutional FX brokerage, and currently it offers four trading solutions for institutional clients:

  • OREX Optim: new generation platform for FX and derivatives trading
  • OREX Pro: specialist institutional platform for FX trading
  • OREX Direct: FIX solutions across all platforms
  • OREX Match: liquidity matching solution

ADS Securities has been expressing interest in cryptocurrency market and trading, and previously it allowed Bitcoin and Ethereum currencies on the platform. According to the latest news from the firm, OREX users can now also trade Ripple, Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash.

Cryptocurrencies have been making waves for some time, however now that understanding of the market is growing, we believe it is the right time to introduce more coins on to our OREX Platform.
 

Jason Hughes

Head of Retail Sales, ADS Securities

TheHead of Retail Sales at ADS Securities stated that flexibility of CFDs allow users to take long or short positions, helping their management of exposures and positioning during the current volatility in these markets. Traders do not have to setup crypto wallets or deal with exchanges which makes their lives a bit easier.

Consensus 2018 summit to be held in New York City

4th annual blockchain technology summit - Consensus 2018, will take place in New York City on May 14-16
22 April 2018   37

CoinDesk has announced its 4th annual blockchain technology summit Consensus 2018 on May 14-16 at the New York Hilton Midtown. Along with the discussions on the blockchain technology, the event is going to feature a hackathon, PoW pitch competition and a scholarship award in a partnership with Zcash. Title sponsors of the event include bloq, Deloitte, Ledger, Octagon Strategy and SONM.

Consensus 2018 will feature 250+ speakers and 4,000+ attendees from the leading industry startups, investors, financial institutions, enterprise tech leaders, and academic and policy groups who are building the foundations of the blockchain and digital currency economy. Among the notable speakers there will be Blockstack co-founder Dr. Muneeb Ali, J.P.Morgan blockchain program lead Amber Baldet, eToro CEO and founder Yoni Assia, Hyperledger executive director Brian Behlendorf, ConsenSys founder Steve Cerveny, Athena Capital founder Meltem Demirors and many others.

The full 3-day agenda of the event can be found here.