- Crypto Firm, Huobi Group relocates its spot trading business after China’s crackdown
- Gibraltar Financial Services Commission has authorized Huobi to continue moving its operations
- On Oct 29, Huobi ended its future trading and derivatives operations
Bitcoin technology firm and Chinese crypto giant, Huobi Group is relocating spot trading business to Gibraltar as China announced a crackdown and discontinuing some crypto operations in-country.
As per the news, Gibraltar authority, Gibraltar Financial Services Commission has allowed Huobi to shift spot-trading operations to affiliate Huobi Technology Co. So, after shifting, Huobi Group
“The worldwide cryptocurrency sector is moving toward regulated growth. The business must recognize the significance of aligning its activities with the trend.”
After the complete ban on crypto in China, many crypto firms have withdrawn operations from the country and are looking for new locations to continue it. While attending the shareholders meeting on Sept 24, Huobi’s board of directors made clear that it will wind up its operation from China. As per earlier news, On Oct 29, Huobi closed off China’s futures and other derivatives markets.
Following Huobi, many crypto firms and platforms such as crypto mining pools and mining equipment manufacturers also intend to put a stoppage on their operations. In this list Binance, BTC.com and Bitmain are also included.