04 Nov '13, 7pm

BTC China beats Mt. Gox and Bitstamp to become the world’s No. 1 bitcoin exchange

BTC China beats Mt. Gox and Bitstamp to become the world’s No. 1 bitcoin exchange

BTC China has become the world’s biggest digital currency exchange having handled a greater volume of bitcoins in the past week than Mt. Gox and Bitstamp. More than 109,841 bitcoins have been exchanged on the site in the past seven days, compared with 93,372 on Bitstamp and 76,673 on Mt. Gox , according to data from Bitcoinity.org . In the past 24 hours alone, BTC China has processed 36,104 bitcoins, compared with Mt. Gox’s 24,913 and Bitstamp’s 23,214. Bobby Lee, CEO of BTC China, said: “It’s an honor to see that BTC China has been propelled ahead to number one in the worldwide rankings. The real credit goes to the people in China, for having recognized the importance and value of bitcoin.” He is not sure whether BTC China will be able to maintain its position at the top, asserting that “nothing is permanent”. Lee highlighted that, months ago, he predicted October would b...

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