American Bittrex crypto currency exchange entered into an agreement with new York Bank Signature Bank, which allowed the trading floor to add support piatogo the US dollar. It is reported Bloomberg.
According to representatives of the trading platforms, the cooperation with the Signature Bank will allow corporate clients from several States to buy the digital currency for US dollars. Also Bittrex are confident that this step will allow to attract in exchange for more users and will promote scriptaction.
“It was a long way, says CEO Bittrex bill Shihara. — It is not only that banks will be able to trust Bittrex. It’s about the fact that banks will be able to trust kriptonyte in General. And I think it really shows that cryptocurrencies become mainstream”
Trade Fiat currency will be available in pairs with bitcoin, Tether and TrueUSD. Initially, this capability will be available only for corporate clients from Washington, California, new York and Montana. In the future the company promises an individual investor to provide the opportunity to trade a “Fiat”.
Currently the customer base Bittrex has about 3 million users. Only on the platform are about 200 different digital currencies.
Bloomberg also reports that the largest American cryptocurrency company Coinbase has established ties with American Cross River Bank, Metropolitan Bank and Silvergate Bank, and British Barclays PLC.
ForkLog previously reported that Bittrex will support a network refresh of Tron and will pay to the holders of the new TRX tokens in a ratio of 1:1.