Bitfinex, the largest cryptocurrency exchange, announced the addition of 12 new tokens to its platform.
Each of the attached cryptocurrency, in the opinion of management of the exchange, “makes a significant contribution to the development of decentralized technologies”:
Network Request (REQ)
Raiden Network (RDN)
BnkToTheFuture Token (BFT)
Each of the 12 new cryptocurrencies added to the platform, can be traded against Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH) and USD. Margin trading will be added a bit later, the growth of liquidity.
Adding some (or even all) of these cryptocurrencies cryptocurrency for most investors was a surprise. Since most of them are kind of “dark horses”. For example, BnkToTheFuture is on the market less than a month and currently ranked 1327 in the size of its market capitalization.
The total capitalization of all of these cryptocurrency projects is more than 1.1 billion U.S. dollars.
Projects that we have added today are a kind of curatorial choice. Each of them is innovative in its region. We are happy to support teams working on these projects and communities that support them.
Jean-Louis van der Velde, chief Executive officer, Bitfinex said:
The addition of such a large number of tokens is a major step for Bitfinex. We’re proud to introduce them, because we believe that each of these tokens makes a significant contribution to the development of a global ecosystem of blockchain and offers a new and exciting trading opportunities for our users.
Add on major cryptocurrency exchanges often cryptocurrency projects costing a pretty penny. However, data about how much cost you add on Bitfinex at the moment.