Cryptocurrency exchange Binance is soon to launch its first fiat-to-cryptocurrency trading pairs.
“We’re adding support for fiat trading. In about two weeks or so, we should have support for Russian ruble trading, direct.”
Until now, the company’s primary service, binance.com, has only supported crypto-to-crypto trading. However, it has launched local fiat gateways in Uganda, Singapore, Jersey and, most recently, the U.S.
Binance had said in September that fiat payments were coming for over-the-counter OTC trading – effectively, bulk deals – this month. However, his comments today appear to indicate that general trading on the exchange will also support the new options.