Recently, Winklevoss-twins promoted Gemini, a cryptocurrency exchange, reported that it is expanding its crypto exchanging operations to Australia-based clients. Herewith, Australian traders will be able to access crypto exchange’s mobile app on Android and iOS to purchase, sell, and store digital currencies. Initially, it has added backing for five digital resources like Bitcoin, Ether, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin and Zcash.
Apart from the United States, this is the 6th foreign nation Gemini has expanded its services as an exchange. Gemini already offers crypto exchanging services in South Korea, Canada, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, and Singapore.
Co-founder and chief executive of the Gemini exchange, Tyler Winklevoss, commenting on the Expansion said that –
“Cryptocurrency is the future of money, and we're committed to building a bridge to that future in Australia.” – @tylerwinklevoss
We are thrilled to announce that starting today, we are operational in Australia 🇦🇺
Read more about the expansion here:https://t.co/SxRKMaClJt
— Gemini (@Gemini) August 21, 2019
This Expansion emerges after Tyler and Cameron said that they are eager to set aside past lawful disputes and associate with Facebook’s digital currency Libra. In particular, the team unveiled that they have been in discussions about joining the Libra Association, even though they stated that they need to have in-depth learning about the venture before joining. The New York-headquartered exchange, Gemini is one of the early beneficiaries of BitLicense and lately applied for a broker-dealer permit from the FINRA (Financial Industry Regulatory Authority).
In June 2019, the Winklevosses saw their assets beyond double to reach 1.45 billion dollars as Bitcoin hit a 17 month high of more than 13,700 dollars. Established in 2014, Gemini is the world’s first authorized Ether exchange and is presently a trust organization controlled by the New York State Department of Financial Services. Currently, Gemini appointed cybersecurity expert David Damato as its CSO (chief security officer). According to research, Gemini is the 81st most prominent cryptocurrency exchange with a 24-hour reported exchanging volume of more than 35.8 million dollars.
Gemini, (Gemini Trust Company, LLC) is a custodian and cryptocurrency exchange that enables clients to purchase, sell, and store digital currencies, like bitcoin, ether, bitcoin money, Litecoin, and Zcash. Gemini is a New York trust organization that is liable to the cybersecurity prerequisites, capital reserve requirements and banking compliance guidelines set out by the New York Department of Financial Services and the New York Banking Law. Gemini was established in 2014, by siblings Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, to build an extension to the cryptocurrencies.