The price of the popular dogecoin cryptocurrency is surging after the announcement that it will soon be listed on the Binance exchange.
The exchange will at launch offer trading pairs for DOGE against Binance coin (BNB) and bitcoin (BTC), as well as the stablecoins tether (USDT), Paxos standard (PAX) and USD Coin (USDC).
Users can already deposit DOGE in preparation for trading, the exchange said.
At press time, the cryptocurrency had surged by 37 percent to $0.004306.
Explaining the listing in a tweet, Binance CEO Changpeng "CZ" Zhao referenced dogecoin's popularity, saying:
Doge dog image via the Dogecoin Foundation
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