Futures trading platform BitVC has announced it will no longer offer litecoin futures to its users, as it shifts its focus to bitcoin.
The platform, a subsidiary of Chinese exchange Huobi, said that the decision was taken "due to a lack of user demand", and the "growing consensus that the world will only have one cryptocurrency value".
BitVC's announcement came via a Reddit post, which noted:
It confirmed that litecoin and chinese yuan spot trading and litecoin withdrawals would remain unaffected.
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