Popular bitcoin and Blockchain service of the Luxembourg-based exchange Bitstamp at the same time announced the launch of a support Ethereum(ETH) for their services.
Users of Blockchain can simply switch between bitcoin and Ethereum in their wallets at the service. For transfer of money between accounts the service uses the API of the company Shapeshift.
Bitstamp has opened the possibility of input and output Ethereum this morning and during the day added full ability to trade in this currency.
Both sites explain their steps growing popularity of Ethereum and there is demand from their users to use this currency.
Ethereum is currently second in the capitalization of cryptocurrency, according to Coinmarketcap. The exchange rate is around $300, and the total capitalization of the currency is at the time of publication of $28 billion.