Cryptocurrency exchange

Also known as: Bitcoin exchange,Digital currency exchange

A service to trade cryptocurrencies and digital assets to fiat currency or other digital assets

Businesses that allow customers to trade digital currencies for other assets, such as conventional fiat money, or different digital currencies. They can be market makers that typically take the bid/ask spreads as transaction commissions for their services or simply charge fees as a matching platform.

Digital currenty exhances may be brick-and-mortar businesses, exchanging traditional payment methods and digital currencies, or strictly online businesses, exchanging electronically transferred money and digital currencies.

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