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…
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.
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.