|Employees||Garrett Jin, CEO|
BitForex is a cryptocurrency-to-cryptocurrency exchange based in Hong Kong. It lists approximately 165 cryptocurrency pairs. In late March 2019 it was ranked fifth worldwide among cryptocurrency exchanges by the U.S. dollar value of its traded volume according to CoinMarketCap, an online industry statistics reporting service.
BitForex obtained funding from crypto investors like Crypto Capital, QTUM, and TRON, raising $20 million. The company claims that its core employees include former employees of Merrill Lynch, World Bank, McKinsey, Microsoft, Tencent, and Lenovo. The company is headquartered in Hong Kong and has teams operating in Korea, Singapore, the Philippines, Malaysia, and Japan.
Products and Services
BitForex operates an exchange that offers more than 300 trading pairs for digital assets. These include BTC/USDT, ETH/USDT, EOS/USDT, DOGE/USDT, and other pairs consisting of top-performing, as well as more obscure cryptocurrencies.