IG is a broker that was established in the UK in 1974 which makes it one of the biggest CFD providers in the world. Currently, it is popular in the online world and regulated by 7 different financial authorities. The parent company of IG.com, IG Group, is also listed on the London Stock Exchange but doesn’t have a banking background.
Roiteks is currently an unlicensed Forex & Bitcoin broker that launched in November 2017 and is owned and operated by Green Oak LTD which is located in Sofia, Bulgaria. However, there is a contact phone number in the UK (+44 203 455 4866) and the customer email address is email@example.com.
CryptoEU is one of the leading offshore cryptocurrency brokers that launched in September 2017. As such, this broker is relatively new and owned by Columbia Capital Group LTD. Even though it’s new, CryptoEU is considered to be among the best brokers that provide a long list of tradable cryptocurrencies assets which are rare and available to every trader on the platform.
Zcash has been in the top 20 cryptocurrencies for some time now. It is best known as a by-product of the Zerocoin project which was established in order to improve the privacy of Bitcoin users. The team of engineers, advisors and scientists of the Zerocoin Electric Coin Company (ZECC) launched the Zcash currency in 2016.
Tether Limited is the team behind Tether (USDT) which proposed a new way of maintaining 1-to-1 reserve ratio between the cryptocurrency token called “Tethers”. By utilizing the Proof of Reserves, bitcoin blockchain and other audit methods, Tether ensures that each issued token is fully backed and reserved for all times.
If you are new to the world of cryptocurrencies and are having a hard time to differentiate Ethereum from Ethereum Classic, you should know that Ethereum Classic is the original Ethereum blockchain which allows for the implementation of decentralized applications and smart contracts.
IOTA has been one of the uprising coins and among the most popular cryptocurrency projects. However, the basic technology behind it is quite different than many altcoins – which mostly represent distributed ledgers that are made up of transactions that can be tracked in “blocks” and then linked together in the form of a “chain”.