The American stock exchange Poloniex announced that it will be the first cryptocurrency exchange that will offer trading tokens of impending hard forks of Bitcoin Cash (BCH).
Poloniex driven startup Circle, which, in turn, has the support of banking giant Goldman Sachs, had issued a statement on new options for the purchase of tokens Bitcoin Cash ABC (BCHABC) and Bitcoin Cash SV (BCHSV), available to users from today.
The exchange first proposed a trading pair for scriptactive before a potential fork — based on the information in the blog, this step is part of a broader strategy to improve the level of service users.
“We do this in order to allow consumers to demonstrate their support coino one to another through the trading activity. Poloniex will also support commercial markets for both tokens after a hard forks”, — said in a statement.
The exchange emphasizes its intention to remain in a neutral position during the split with the aim to let the community decide what the blockchain should be maintained and be visible on the level of trading activity. The team will also assess each hardwork individually, to decide to maintain a fork or continue trading in the pre-fork.
Currently pre-fork-trading available in pairs USDC/BCHSV and USDC/BCHABC and BTC/and BTC BCHSV/BCHABC.
Consumers will be able to convert your tokens BCH in the equivalent amount BCHABC and BCHSV or if you prefer to withdraw funds, but will not be able to carry out the withdrawal of the token before happens fork.
In General, the exchange plans to continue to support the trading of both currencies after the fork, scheduled for November 15.
A few days ago about the support of hard forks announced cryptocurrency exchanges Coinbase and Binance. However, heated debate about the future roadmap of the project continues.
Note, the course of bitcoin has jumped BCH in connection with the emergence of information opportunities for traders additional tokens after the emergence of competing blockchain with the continuing support of the community, both versions of technology. Today currency trading again is not the most active way — at the time of publication the course again in the red zone with a loss of approximately 5% per day.