Cryptocurrency traders on the BitFinex exchange platform, clamouring for the addition of the cryptocurrency units, Verge and Stellar, finally have their demands met at the right time.
The official announcement of the new additions by Jean-Louis van der Velde, CEO of BitFinex in a blog post reads:
“Adding Stellar and Verge to our platform underlines our commitment to extend the reach of BitFinex traders to the most exciting investment opportunities in the space. With a stellar combined market cap of $9+ billion, these elite tokens bolster our growing array of tokens as we continue to anticipate the needs and demands of the digital asset community.’’
New boys Stellar (XLM) and Verge (XVG) are currently within the top 30 coins in market value at the 8th and 24th positions on the market rank respectively according to CoinMarketCap when this news report was compiled and represents viable investment options for crypto traders and investors on the platform.
It is worthy to note that in a similar development in April, BitFinex currency exchange also introduced 12 new Ethereum tokens with a combined market cap of $1.1 billion. These tokens include Request Network (REQ), IOSToken (IOST), Loopring (LRC), Raiden Network (RDN), Mithril (MTH) and AION.
Since its launch in 2012, BitFinex based in Hong Kong has grown to become one of the largest global crypto exchange platforms, offering a wide range of digital tokens to investors.
With new users required to have digital token assets worth at least $10,000 to commence trading on the platform, BitFinex boasts of a healthy $500 million in daily trading volume while also recording a remarkable $1.1 billion over the last 24 hours according to CoinMarketCap. The numbers are expected to soar in few days following the new listing of Stellar (XLM) and Verge (XVG).
Right now, crypto enthusiasts using BitFinex can only hope for more with CEO Jean-Louis van der Velde rounding up the statement with words suggesting that there could be more additions in the coming days and months.
“We look forward to maintaining this positive momentum in the weeks and months ahead.”
Investors must be eager to see the next token coming to BitFinex.