Listings: April 17 – April 25

Dear traders!

We are glad to update you on the new tokens listed this week on HitBTC.

 

GBX (Gobyte) 

GoByte is an innovative, easy to use and low fee cryptocurrency and a digital payment system which can be used on e-commerce websites and in stores. The GoByte Pay module makes

it easy for merchants to process payments from consumers in their store with a simple bar code scan. GoByte was developed as a fork of an existing cryptocurrency system Dash. It is secure and powerful, and has one of the fastest payment processing engines available as well as the ability to be anonymous if the client chooses to use that functionality.

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FOTA – the native asset of the Fortuna platform

Dear traders,

HitBTC is to list FOTA – the native asset of the Fortuna platform.

Fortuna is the first blockchain platform established to tackle several of the core problems found in the global over the counter (OTC) derivatives market; a market that the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) estimates to have a gross market value of over $12.7 trillion.

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Congratulations to BANCA trading competition winners

Dear traders,

We are thrilled to announce BANCA trading competition winners.

But first of all, we would like to send a big thank you to everyone who participated in our contest and helped to make it such a success! The numbers speak for themselves – over 2000 participants and more than 2000 BTC overall trading volume.

Special congratulations we send out to our contest winners. Your prizes will be distributed on their accounts in 5 business days. The competition rankings are following:

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Maintenance works

Dear traders,

due to maintenance works,
ETH tokens payout was unavailable during: 13:40-15:07 UTC (1h 30min)
TOP payins and addresses generation was unavailable during: 13:40-16:38 UTC (3h)
Other payins and addresses generation were unavailable during: 13:40-17:42 UTC (4h)
All withdrawals except ETH tokens were working the regular way.

We wish you safe and successful trading,
HitBTC team.

Secure trading tips: the Two Factor Authentication (2FA)

Dear traders,

Setting up 2-factor authentication (or 2FA for short) for any website that contains your private information is a very important step  – whether it’s email or social media accounts, iCloud, online banking, or sometimes even hardware like your phone or PC. But when it comes to cryptocurrency, setting up a 2FA is a lot more than a good idea, it’s an absolute must.

As a decentralized network, the blockchain is wonderfully transparent, but there’s also a much greater need for you to protect your own assets. If your account is compromised, there’s usually little anyone can do to recover the lost money.

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The CRYPTOPICTURE: a brand new crypto asset

Dear traders,

We value the projects developed by our trader community. Every day we meet dozens of new exciting crypto projects, and we decided to pick some of them to share with you.

CryptoPicture is a brand new advertising space, a 1000×1000 canvas divided into rectangular blocks for sale. Each block is a safe digital asset based on the blockchain principles such as anonymity, hacker-proof safety, collective censorship. Every separate deal – and the whole ad space itself –  is regulated via transparent self-executing smart contract protected by the Ethereum blockchain.
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Statement on XMO Monero fork

Dear traders,

HitBTC is going to support the Monero hard fork on 6 April 2018 at block #1546000. Every account holding XMR on the balance at the moment of the hard fork will receive the equivalent amount of XMO automatically in case the fork takes place.
The enthusiast developer team behind Monero Original announced that the original Monero chain will be kept and running after the hard fork.
You can find more information at monero.org

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