Abstract : Bitfinex’s chief technology officer said the exchange met its fundraising goal in just ten days and some of corporate investors each made investment more than $100 million.
May 18 (ChainDD) Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex announced on May 17 it will list its own token UNUS SEC LEO (LEO) and will commence trading on Monday May 20, at 8:00 UTC on its platform. It will provide trading pairs of LEO to USD and four cryptocurrencies—BTC, USDT, EOS and ETH.
Bitfinex said upon the LEO whitepaper, there are 1billion LEO tokens offered through a private sale, worth of 1 billion USDT, a US dollar-pegged stablecoin.
ChainDD noted Bitfinex’s chief technology officer Paolo Ardonio said on May 13 that the exchange met its fundraising goal in just ten days. Some of investors, private companies inside and outside the crypto industry, each made investment more than $100 million, and other individual investors – users inside and outside, each contributed over $1 million.