2016/10/29 2:54 PM
Deribit, a bitcoin futures and options exchange platform, has removed all trading fees for the rest of 2016 as part of a promotion to drive more customers to the service.
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Deribit CMO Marius Jansen offered a simple explanation of the reasoning behind the company’s decision to remove trading fees for the remainder of 2016.
“We want to introduce our platform to anyone interested in Bitcoin futures and options trading,” he said. “So we decided to offer free trading until the end of the year.”
According to the exchange, traders stand to make more profit on the platform now that fees have been removed, which they think will incentivize people to use their service.
Calling itself the “only full-featured Bitcoin futures and options platform,” the company provided press with a list of “key features” traders can find on the exchange:
- Trading plain vanilla…