Bitstamp is a popular bitcoin exchanges that is based in Luxembourg. Bitstamp has been a very reliable exchange since 2011, providing customers with an easy to use, secure and great service. From 2106, it was names as the world’s second largest exchange by volume as well. It allows many forms of trading such as USD, EUR, Bitcoin, Litecoin and Ripple.
Bitstamp is the first major Bitcoin exchange, which has introduced and incorporated the industry’s best security practices. They use MultiSig technology, which is well known for its hot-wallet, fully insured cold-storage, which allows over 98% of customers BTC to be kept off-line in secure vaults. Bitstamp do not stop there with regards to security features though, and offer a number of things to their customers; such as two-factor authentication as well as confirmation emails for enhanced account security.
The Bitstamp exchange has been designed to allow you to execute instant orders at the best bid or asking price. You can also place limit orders, stop loss, and trailing stop orders. Anyone can buy and sell Bitcoins, both businesses and individuals, at all times through API or the Tradeview trading interface.
Bitstamp are set on making trading as easy as they can for their customers, and have mobile phone apps, which are available for both iOS and Android; so, if you are looking for a very secure and reliable exchange with good liquidity and a robust infrastructure, Bitstamp should definitely be your exchange of choice.
Year Launched: 2011