Seattle-based cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex launched new USD trading pairs on Thursday for Bitcoin SV (BSV), the newly forked version of Bitcoin Cash, and Basic Attention Token (BAT), the token associated with the privacy-focused Brave browser.
Launch Update: Basic Attention Token (BAT) and Bitcoin SV (BSV) have been added to the USD (Fiat) markets. Eligible Bittrex accounts are auto enabled for USD trading. Those wanting to deposit/withdraw US Dollars via wire should submit
According to the announcement, the fiat trading pairs are immediately available for both coins, adding to the currently available Tether (USDT), BTC and ETH markets.
With the launch of BSV and BAT, Bittrex now supports USD fiat trading pairs for multiple major altcoins, including 0x (ZRX), Litecoin (LTC), TRON (TRX), Cardano (ADA), Sia (SC) and Zcash (ZEC).
The USD trading option is available with regulatory approval in 35 states and territories. Bittrex is also now allowing users to manually submit a request to gain access to the USD markets through a new KYC informational form.
BSV and BAT are currently ranked 8th and 31st in the AltDex 100 Cryptocurrency Index (ALT100).