Bitstamp’s regulated approach earns Forbes recognition


Bitstamp recently solidified its position as a top-tier cryptocurrency exchange, earning recognition in the Forbes Exchange Rankings! We were recognized as one of the top 2 regulated spot exchanges operating globally and ranked sixth overall among all crypto exchanges, including crypto options marketplaces, brokers and assets managers.Every exchange was evaluated across nine distinct categories, rated on a scale of 1 to 10. These scores were weighted and combined to create a comprehensive ranking that prioritizes transparency, security, regulation, and audit strength.Bitstamp, for instance, scored a 10 on the regulation, transparency, audit strength, and institutional client (where top points were earned for serving as a reference rate provider to the CME for pricing derivatives) categories. This showcases our continued commitment to getting regulatory approval in every market we enter.To find out more, you can read the Forbes article here.Proven track recordBitstamp is the longest-running exchange, with over a decade of experience. Our commitment to our customers is deeply ingrained in our DNA, and our latest achievements reflect that:Forbes Exchange Rankings – Recognized as a top 2 regulated crypto spot exchange operating globally and ranked 6th overall among all crypto exchanges, highlighting our focus on regulatory compliance and security.CCData – Achieved seven consecutive AA ratings (the highest possible rating), demonstrating our dedication to security and transparency.Why choose Bitstamp?Since 2011, Bitstamp has been a 'proudly boring' yet reliable rock in the crypto world, focusing on doing the right things so our clients can enjoy the excitement of crypto's volatility. Here's what sets us apart:Regulation and Compliance – We adhere to the highest regulatory standards across all markets.Transparency – Our financial controls are annually audited by a big four firm and regularly reviewed internally.Security – Your assets are safeguarded with industry-leading security measures.Experience – We have been around for over a decade.Innovation – We're constantly evolving to meet the needs of both retail and institutional traders.Our "rock-solid" reputation was earned thanks to our prioritizing robust security protocols to protect user funds and data, offering peace of mind in an often-volatile market.Ready to trade with confidence? Sign up for Bitstamp today!Don’t invest unless you’re prepared to lose all the money you invest. This is a high-risk investment and may not be suitable for all investors. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future results. The performance of cryptoassets can be highly volatile. Learn more about risks here.Bitstamp is licensed to engage in virtual currency business activity by the New York State Department of Financial Services. Licensed as a Money Transmitter by the New York State Department of Financial Services.