Built on OKCoin API, Japan’s BitBank Exceeds 824 million JPY Trading Volume

Japan’s BitBank, whose exchange is built on OKCoin’s exchange API, has exceeded 824 million Japanese Yen trading volume in its first month.

The Japanese exchange leverage OKCoin’s liquidity and technology as one of the world’s largest exchanges.

Yasutaro Watanabe, BitBank’s Head of Global Business Development, commented:
“In the first month since launch, we have seen the trading volume exceed 824 million Japanese Yen as we take a leading role in the Japanese bitcoin trading market.”

Jack Liu, International Head at OKCoin, noted:
“We have seen continued growth in the number of companies partnering and building on OKCoin, and BitBank is a fine example of working together to broaden Bitcoin access to more people in a localized manner.”

Founded in May 2014, BitBank is located in central Tokyo, Japan, and provides bitcoin services that included wallet, trading, and media. BitBank’s trading service is a gateway to OKCoin’s exchange, providing local customer management and Japanese Yen deposits and withdraws.