BitFlyer, a Tokyo-based cryptocurrency exchange, adds 5 new altcoins to its platforms in Europe and the United States.
Five new altcoins added in Europe, three in the United States
On September 23, a bitFlyer exchange of cryptocurrency announced that it was adding five new altcoins in Europe: Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Ethereum Classic (ETC), Litecoin (LTC) ), Lisk (LSK) and Monacoin (MONA), which will be available immediately to their European customers, while bitFlyer US customers will have immediate access to three of these coins: BCH, ETC and LTC.
The exchange, which is one of the oldest in the industry, indicated that these coins were already available to its Japanese customers and said it would use this experience to facilitate the same service for its customers in Europe and the US. Andy Bryant, co-founder of bitFlyer Europe, said:
"By adding new altcoins, we are greatly expanding the buy / sell offer of bitFlyer, giving our customers instant access to me from the largest and most exciting altcoins in the world. […] Using our experience in Japan, we can offer our European and American customers the same level of speed, simplicity and transparency as we already do for those who trade in Bitcoin and Ethereum. “
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