Gemini Is Now the World’s First Licensed Zcash Exchange!

We are excited to announce support for Zcash trading and custody. Starting on Saturday, May 19th at 9:30am EDT customers will be able to start depositing Zcash into their Gemini accounts. Trading will begin on Tuesday, May 22nd at 9:30am EDT. We will be offering the following new trading pairs and services: Continuous Trading Block Trading 4pm Daily Auction ZEC/USD ✓ ✓ ✓ ZEC/BTC ✓ ✓ x ZEC/ETH ✓ ✓ x When we began building Gemini over four years ago, we envisioned a platform that would allow customers to trade many virtual commodities. Zcash is a friendly fork of the […]

Introducing Zero-Confirmation Bitcoin Deposits

At Gemini, we pride ourselves on helping you move your money faster. Our unique Instant ACH system lets US-based customers deposit U.S. dollars and trade immediately, a process that used to take up to a week. Last year, we decreased the required number of Bitcoin confirmations for deposits from six to three. And we continue to have industry-leading turnaround times for U.S. dollar wire deposits and withdrawals. Now, we’re excited to introduce a new first for digital asset exchanges: zero-confirmation pre-credited Bitcoin deposits. The Problem with Deposit Delays Due to Bitcoin’s increasing transaction volume but fixed network capacity, it’s taking […]

Introducing Zero-Confirmation Bitcoin Deposits

At Gemini, we pride ourselves on helping you move your money faster. Our unique Instant ACH system lets US-based customers deposit U.S. dollars and trade immediately, a process that used to take up to a week. Last year, we decreased the required number of Bitcoin confirmations for deposits from six to three. And we continue to have industry-leading turnaround times for U.S. dollar wire deposits and withdrawals. Now, we’re excited to introduce a new first for digital asset exchanges: zero-confirmation pre-credited Bitcoin deposits. The Problem with Deposit Delays Due to Bitcoin’s increasing transaction volume but fixed network capacity, it’s taking […]