Today the largest Chinese bitcoin exchange, BTCChina, stopped taking deposits in yuan and digital currencies. The decision took effect at 4:00 GMT. This was reported on the website of the company.
The BTCC also reiterated that it will close all trades on September 30, as previously reported. Withdrawals will be terminated at 4:00 GMT on 31 October.
«All customers can withdraw their funds from our exchanges within 72 hours», – stated in the message of the company.
Recall that the decision to cease trading was made after a careful study of the decision of Chinese regulators banning the ICO published on 4 September.
In addition to the BTCC about the upcoming closing are also announced such exchange, as ViaBTC and Yunbi. OKCoin and Huobi announced that it will stop trading in the pair to the yuan on October 31.
Despite the recent news from China, the price of Bitcoin for the first time in a week we crossed the $4000 and continues to grow.
According to Coinmarketcap, as of 17:55 (Kyiv/Moscow) bitcoin was trading at $4078 per coin.