Notice for international customers – new IBAN for wire transfers
Dear users, over the years we have coined several values that today are being recognized and have led The Rock Trading to a solid presence in Italy. Among these values there is “efficiency” of the platform and, in a perspective of international expansion in the European market, we are happy to inform you that these… Read More »Notice for international customers…
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…
Notice for international customers – new IBAN for wire transfers
Dear users, over the years we have coined several values that today are being recognized and have led The Rock Trading to a solid presence in Italy. Among these values there is “efficiency” of the platform and, in a perspective of international expansion in the European market, we are happy to inform you that these… Read More »Notice for international customers…
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…
Zero-knowledge
As most of our customers already know, the “rules” that we follow here at The Rock Trading Ltd to list a new currency are simple and straightforward: 1. It should be interesting either from a technical or a financial point of view. 2. Our users are interested in it. 3. Market makers are willing to provide enough liquidity (and this, often, is crucial).
Ethereum hard fork
It’s now clear to all that the infamous ETH fork is a complete mess (and kudos to Bitcoin developer for making their point to not move forward with contentious hard forks). At therocktrading.com we made a clear choice to handle just one ‘Ethereum’ chain: as I explained before, we are small and could not afford to follow, maintain, handle transactions and give support on yet another chain, even if we would have loved to. ETH seemed the dominant chain after the fork and so we stayed with that, even if…
Trust no one
I think all of us involved in the cryptocurrency world now know about Ethereum Classic vs Ethereum Core. Well, almost all. Personally, I do not think I know enough. A few days ago my wife gave birth to a wonderful baby, my second daughter, so I was caught up with so-called “life problems” and probably did not follow the etherea saga properly.
Ethereum Hard Fork and The Rock Trading
In the next days, Ethereum will go through a hard fork, due to theDAO well-known problem. As a crypto lover, I disagree completely with the hard fork for obvious reasons. As an exchange owner, however, I must not enforce my opinion on others and let the market decide.