altcoin exchanges

Recently Updated: Back to basics: how to buy altcoins
Last update 01 Feb 2017: They say you need bitcoin to get altcoins but the fiat to alt markets are slowly appearing on previously bitcoin-only exchanges. For the gambling trading you need the liquidity of Alt/BTC pairs though.

Recently Updated: Best altcoin exchanges, tried and true
Last update 20 Sep 2017: Where to trade altcoins? Which exchanges are liquid, which have issues and which look like exit scam? Updated for 2017/2018

Bitfinex not affected by the pboc decision 05 Sep 2017

Last update 05 Sep 2017: The BusinessInsider article was a prime example of FUD anyway.

Psa: don't send eth from bitstamp to bitfinex 31 Aug 2017

Last update 31 Aug 2017: Your money will be lost.

Bitstamp launches ethereum trading tomorrow 16 Aug 2017

Last update 16 Aug 2017: And there will be free trading until October

Bitfinex is adding iota trading 04 Jun 2017

Last update 04 Jun 2017: Bitfinex just issued a statement they will be adding IOTA pairs. IOTA is the blockchain for the internet of things.

Okcoin intl is adding eth on june 1st 2017 31 May 2017

Last update 31 May 2017: OKCoin.com, the "happy trading environment for everyone", is adding ETH trading - that's spot trading, don't forget the futures have moved to OKEx.com

Huobi is adding eth on may 31st 27 May 2017

Last update 27 May 2017: Huobi announced an announcement this morning, many had high hopes for the withdrawal situation update -- but it's "just" ETH trading.

Ripple vs stellar 22 May 2017

Last update 23 May 2017: And by the way, now that Bitfinex has added Ripple...will it kill the bull run?

Kraken acquires cryptowatch, lead dev will work for them 01 Mar 2017

Last update 01 Mar 2017: Not so long after the last of many shitstorms about Kraken's crappy trading engine there is finally some good news from the exchange.

Don't miss out if you're into ripple 21 Feb 2017

Last update 21 Feb 2017: If you are a fan of Ripple you still have time to get verified on Bitstamp and on Cryptofacilities - Bitstamp offers fee discount.

Back to basics: how to buy altcoins 28 Jan 2017

Last update 01 Feb 2017: They say you need bitcoin to get altcoins but the fiat to alt markets are slowly appearing on previously bitcoin-only exchanges. For the gambling trading you need the liquidity of Alt/BTC pairs though.

Kraken opens monero trading 02 Jan 2017

Last update 03 Jan 2017: Monero trading on Kraken opened on 2nd of January 2017

The finexening - bitfinex hack 06 Aug 2016

Last update 06 Aug 2016: The best of Reddit's response on the Bitfinex hack

Best altcoin exchanges, tried and true 29 Feb 2016

Last update 20 Sep 2017: Where to trade altcoins? Which exchanges are liquid, which have issues and which look like exit scam? Updated for 2017/2018