Netherlands’ Biggest Crypto Exchange Removes Bitcoin Cash Before Hard Fork

The Netherlands’ largest cryptocurrency exchange BL3P has announced it will remove Bitcoin Cash by May 15.

B3LP: Hard Fork Was ‘Reason’ To Boot BCH

In a blog post May 10, the exchange said that it had been “planning” to stop supporting the altcoin, but that its upcoming hard fork had provided “a reason” to complete the process.

“Since there already was a planning for the removal of Bitcash the hardfork has become a reason and strict deadline for the removal of Bitcash from BL3P,” the blog post reads.

Bitcoin Cash had generated significant publicity, both positive and negative, when it announced its hard fork plans which are due to go ahead May 15.

The latest step in developers’ plans to increase network transaction handling capabilities, prices increased over recent weeks as holders appeared to prepare for an airdrop of coins on the new chain.

Nonetheless, volatility in BCH markets remains higher than that of Bitcoin, the fluctuating considerably as Bitcoin prices fell over the weekend…

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