Major United States based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has announced that its professional trading platform Coinbase Pro will add support for DASH token next week.
Coinbase stated in a Medium post published on Sept. 12 that Coinbase Pro will start accepting DASH deposits starting Monday “for at least 12 hours prior to enabling full trading.” Which the launch of DASH trading is planned for 9 AM Pacific Standard Time on Sept. 17.
The company also noted:
“Once sufficient supply of DASH is established on the platform, trading on the DASH/USD, and DASH/BTC order books will start in phases, beginning with post-only mode and proceeding to full trading should our metrics for a healthy market be met.”
Additionally the firm also noted that not everyone will be able to enjoy the new features. Per the announcement, DASH will be available in Coinbase’s supported jurisdictions, with the exception of New York State and the United Kingdom. Additional regions “may be added at a later date.”
The announcement further explains that while DASH is a cryptocurrency optimized for payments with optional speed and privacy features, the trading platform will not support them “at this time.” Claiming that DASH is accepted by over 4,000 merchants worldwide.