South Korean company Nexon is negotiating the purchase of the oldest bitcoin-exchange Bitstamp, founded in 2011. This is reported by Business Insider with reference to informed sources.
According to the publication, the deal can amount up to $ 350 million. In addition, according to sources, Bitstamp is negotiating with another unnamed buyer.
Bitstamp takes the 13th place among the crypto-currency exchanges in the daily trading volume and has 3 million registered accounts. It should also be noted that this platform is the only licensed in Europe.
Representatives of both organizations refused to confirm or deny the fact of the negotiation process, however, Bitstamp advised the media to closely monitor all official statements regarding this issue.