Revision of anti-money laundering policy and reshaping discount levels
Dear users, In anticipation of the Fifth Anti-Money Laundering Directive (AMLD5) which will enter into force in the coming days; in regards to The Rock Trading and its activities, there will be no substantial changes but only a revision of certain formalities and terminologies in the policy, which the user needs to approve once logged… Read More »Revision of anti-money laundering…
AMLD5 – An obstacle for cryptocurrency? We share our point of view
During these hours, several newspapers are wondering if the AMLD5 directive is an obstacle for the crypto currency industry… from our point of view, as a compliant European exchange, we decided to answer and to share with you a different perspective. Recently, a lot of crypto startups/activities operating in Europe, have declared that, following the… Read More »AMLD5 – An obstacle…
Revision of anti-money laundering policy and reshaping discount levels
Dear users, In anticipation of the Fifth Anti-Money Laundering Directive (AMLD5) which will enter into force in the coming days; in regards to The Rock Trading and its activities, there will be no substantial changes but only a revision of certain formalities and terminologies in the policy, which the user needs to approve once logged… Read More »Revision of anti-money laundering…
AMLD5 – An obstacle for cryptocurrency? We share our point of view
During these hours, several newspapers are wondering if the AMLD5 directive is an obstacle for the crypto currency industry… from our point of view, as a compliant European exchange, we decided to answer and to share with you a different perspective. Recently, a lot of crypto startups/activities operating in Europe, have declared that, following the… Read More »AMLD5 – An obstacle…
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...
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
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.