Category: Huobi

Bitfinex Expands Its Ecosystem Launching IEO Platform Tokinex

Today Bitfinex enters the popular business of initial exchange offering (IEO). The first sale on the new platform called Tokinex will be announced this Thursday 23rd May. Bitfinex, Hong Kong-based digital asset trading platform, decided to join the list of Initial Exchange Offering (IEO) platforms which already include industry’s major […]

Tron (TRX) Futures Trading Now Available on OKEx

Photo: QuoteInspector OXEx, a cryptocurrency exchange platform based in Malta, announced the start of Tron (TRX) futures trading. The official message declares: “We are pleased to announce that TRON (TRX) futures trading will be available from 08:00 May 20, 2019 (CET, UTC+1).” It was also stated that the expiry period […]

What Crypto Exchanges Do to Comply With KYC, AML and CFT Regulations

While it’s possible to buy top cryptocurrencies like bitcoin (BTC) and ether (ETH) in the over-the-counter (OTC) market, most people will need an exchange in order to buy other altcoins. Exchanges are simply an important component of the system that makes the crypto market tick. Regulators around the world have […]

Huobi Launches Fiat and Crypto OTC Service Trading in Gibraltar

Huobi Group, the parent company of Huobi cryptocurrency exchange has launched a fully regulated crypto-to-crypto and fiat-to-crypto over-the-counter (OTC) trading desk in Gibraltar, specifically for institutional investors and high-volume traders, according to a blog post on May 15, 2019. Huobi making life Easier for Institutional Investors As stated in its […]

Initial Exchange Offerings: The Benefits and Limitations

Photo: Shutterstock The hype around IEO (initial exchange offering) is continuously growing. Many crypto market innovators take on the new concept to finance their projects. The intent behind IEO was to develop crowdfunding that could improve ICO’s. In 2017, there were millions invested through ICO’s, and yet many people lost […]

Huobi Announces the Lauch of Its Fully Regulated OTC Desk

Photo: Huobi Global / Instagram Huobi Group has officially announced the launch of Huobi OTC Desk. It’s a fully regulated service which is built on Huobi’s Gibraltar FSC-issued Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) license. The OTC desk is separate from the peer-to-peer OTC Huobi platform and is targeted at high net […]

Huobi Prime to Partner with Reserve Protocol

Huobi, an international cryptocurrency exchange, has announced a partnership with Reserve Protocol on Huobi Prime, as officially announced, May 13, 2019. Reserve is launching a USD backed stablecoin with an innovative mechanism to peg it’s token to fiat. Reserve Debuts on Huobi Huobi Global, a publicly traded crypto exchange, will […]

HBUS Survey: Almost 12% of US Cryptocurrency Holders Are Long-Term Investors

Almost 12% of crypto holders are long-term investors, according to a survey shared with Cointelegraph on May 13 by HBUS, the operator of United States-based cryptocurrency exchange Huobi. The company reportedly surveyed 1,067 American participants between March and April this year, finding that 19.58% of people with an income higher […]

Binance, OKEx and KuCoin Are Using IEOs to Command the Spotlight

Token sales haven’t stopped since the 2017 boom. They’ve just changed names. Initial exchange offerings (IEOs) – where a cryptocurrency exchange offers a direct listing and launch campaign for a new startup token – are earning blockchain companies millions in 2019. Two sources, who both requested anonymity to avoid alienating […]