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Binance is a global cryptocurrency exchange that provides a platform for trading more than 100 cryptocurrencies. Since early 2018, Binance is considered as the biggest cryptocurrency exchange in the world in terms of trading volume
Key person: Changpeng Zhao
Founders: Changpeng Zhao, Yi He
Coinbase is a digital currency exchange headquartered in San Francisco, California. They broker exchanges of Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, Ethereum Classic, and Litecoin with fiat currencies in approximately 32 countries, and bitcoin transactions and storage in 190 countries worldwide.
CEO: Brian Armstrong (Jun 20, 2012–)
Revenue: 1 billion USD (2017)
Employees: 500 (September 2018)
Founded: June 20, 2012
Headquarters location: San Francisco, California, United States
Founders: Brian Armstrong, Fred Ehrsam
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HitBTC is a leading European bitcoin exchange which provides cryptocurrency trading services to institutionals, merchants and individual traders worldwide. The trading platform was founded in late 2013 and is under operation of Ullus Corporation.
HitBTC provides trading operations for the most popular digital currencies (BTC, LTC, DOGE, QCN, NXT, FCN, BCN, and XMR) and prevailing fiat currencies (EUR, USD). For fiat deposits/withdrawals within the European Union, SEPA transfers are available and wires from other countries are accepted as well.
HitBTC declares it's main focus on implementing cutting-edge technologies to cryptocurrency trading. The core matching engine is stated as the most advanced technological product in its class. It implements real-time clearing (T+0 settlement), advanced order matching algorithms and has been acclaimed for its fault-tolerance, uptime and high availability
Kraken is a US-based cryptocurrency exchange, founded in 2011. The exchange provides cryptocurrency to fiat trading, and provides price information to Bloomberg Terminal. As of 2020, Kraken is available to residents of 48 U.S. states and 176 countries, and lists 40 cryptocurrencies available for trade.
CEO: Jesse Powell (2011–)
Founder: Jesse Powell
Founded: July 28, 2011
Headquarters: San Francisco, California, United States
Owner: Payward, Inc.
Subsidiaries: Cryptowatch, Canadian Virtual Exchange, BIT Trade Australia Pty Ltd, Glidera Inc., Crypto Facilities Ltd