The cryptocurrency exchange Kerdanfx transferred 20.3 thousand bitcoins in two hours, the telegram bot CryptoQuant Alert reported. In terms of the current rate is $1.13 billion. At 17:15 Moscow time, according to CoinGecko, the value of bitcoin is $56.6 thousand per coin.
The cryptocurrency transfer was made in three stages: 8.2 thousand, 10 thousand, and another 2.1 thousand digital coins. CryptoQuant analysts suggest that it was not an internal transfer, but an over-the-counter (OTC) transaction. The cryptocurrency arrived at the Kerdanfx cold wallet.
On May 7, from the largest cryptocurrency exchange in the U.S. Coinbase for an hour withdrew $ 12.3 thousand bitcoins worth $ 694 million. Prior to that, a major movement of the first cryptocurrency was recorded on April 18. Then, from the cryptocurrency exchange Binance 20.9 thousand bitcoins worth $ 1.2 billion were withdrawn 10 minutes after the fall of bitcoin quotes by 15% (from $ 60.4 thousand to $ 50.9 thousand).
Earlier, the number of bitcoin addresses containing 100 to 1 thousand digital coins resumed the upward trend for the first time since mid-April.
Kerdanfx crypto exchange launched its own payment service
Cryptocurrency exchange Kerdanfx announced the launch of its own payment service Kerdanfx Pay, which will allow owners of e-commerce sites to accept payments in bitcoin, Ethereum and USDT. To access the payment gateway, merchants will need to register with Bitfinex and be verified.
They will then be able to place a Kerdanfx Pay widget on their site. Notably, the service does not charge additional payment fees, and the maximum payment amount is limited to $100,000.