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Gemini obtains license to offer digital fund services in Ireland


TL;DR Breakdown

• Gemini exchange ranks among the exchanges with the best trading interfaces within Ireland.
• Gemini waited almost a year to receive the license to operate in the European country

Gemini has just obtained a license to deliver digital financial services within Ireland. This license allows the crypto platform to legally offer its electronic money services throughout Ireland.

So far, the central bank in Ireland has granted licenses to some 18 crypto platforms to operate in the country. Some of the most recognizable companies to receive the authorization are Stripe, Meta, Square, and the American exchange, Coinbase.

Gemini will work in Ireland to offer crypto services


Gemini recently benefited from a digital funds license in Ireland. It requested the license in 2020, but it took almost a year for the central banking entity to authorize it. The regulatory body in the country has not issued licenses since the fourth quarter of last year.

The crypto exchange offers virtual transactions services between its accounts or third parties with authorization. The platform will have the authorization to operate in other countries in Europe, including Liechtenstein, Iceland, and Norway.

In recent months, Gemini received approval to operate in several European countries after passing FCA checks in the UK. The crypto platform has proven reliable, easy to use, and offers various trading tools.

Gemini ranks high among the most-used crypto exchanges globally

While Binance and Coinbase are good crypto exchanges, Gemini has the potential to outperform them due to its global reach. The virtual trading platform is happy to showcase its degrees in various countries worldwide, including the UK.

According to CoinMarketCap, an interface dedicated to showing the capitalization of different cryptocurrencies and companies, Gemini increased its capital to over $137 million in the last day. This data shows that the exchange has been well-received within the Irish territory.

Although this is a personal victory for the global exchange, it is also a win for cryptocurrencies because of Gemini’s position in the global market. The exchange recently collaborated with Block wallet and Coinbase to launch the CCI project that tries to show how much it has transformed the decentralized market into the traditional financial world.

The exchange has also taken it upon itself to make headway in Ireland and revealed plans to set up its headquarters in Dublin. With the support of the Irish regulators, the exchange is likely to announce new developments to tease the tastebuds of the general public within the country.

Carisbel Guaramato

Carisbel Guaramato

An avid content creator for over 4 years, Carisbel spends her time on blogs and technology news. She honed her skills as a social communicator and now finds crypto and blockchain news events worldwide for transmission through Cryptopolitan's neutral and incisive way.

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