Announcements

A new geode

We are thrilled to reveal our trading app and a new platform infrastructure. We recently worked a lot under the hood to prepare for new platform infrastructure and a trading app. It will be able to handle load much better, without any software improvements (which we will keep working on, obviously). Today we switched, from the old infrastructure to the new one and everything went smooth.

Liquid network – it’s liquid time!

The Rock Trading adds support for bitcoin deposits and withdrawals on Liquid Network. Liquid is federated Sidechain between bitcoin exchanges and market makers, with the goal of increasing liquidity within federation: the ability to...
The Rock Trading adds Gemini USD stable coin

Adding Gemini USD stable coin

We add Gemini USD, a stable coin pegged to USD dollars and approved by U.S. regulators, namely, the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS). There have been a lot of talking and hype around stable coins lately. A “stable coin” is a cryptocurrency that is pegged to another stable asset, like gold or currencies like USD or EUR. It combines some of the advantages of math coins with the stability of a “real world” currency.
Bitcoin Mempool last 3m (from https://jochen-hoenicke.de)

Times (fees) changing

We are forced to change fees for euro withdrawals, specifically, since 16th April, we will charge an additional 0.1% on withdrawals over €100.000 EURO.
The Rock Trading moves to Italy

Italians do it better (?)

Following a number of strategic decisions and new potential partnerships, we will be moving to Italy and we will have to remove margin trading. In the last year or so, we have worked hard behind the scene, for a big change in our company: we are moving all of our operations, including legal, finance, IT, offices, etc. to Italy. It’s a long story, but I’ll make this short, by stating that this will led to a couple of important changes to therocktrading.