The famous American cryptocurrency Gemini is intended to add support for Litecoin (LTC), as indicated by Charlie Lee during the Litecoin Summit.
Recently, the popular cryptocurrency celebrity Charlie Lee has been invited to participate in the CNBC "Fast Money" segment for Talking about the San Francisco Litecoin Summit, held between 14 and 15 September 2018.
Questioned by the expert crypto CNBC Brian Kelly on the information that Charlie Lee wants to share with the participants at the event, the founder of Litecoin has elaborated:
" I would like people to focus on technology, the adoption, the 39. adoption by traders and also on how to scale, so things like the Lightning network, sidechain and things that could help Bitcoin and Litecoin climb … And I think that with the price currently depressed, it's a good time for the people to sit down and have their heads down and actually working to get things done . "
Gemini to list Litecoin (LTC)
Now that the summit is over, let's have a look at the things revealed and during the event. One of them indicated that the famous Winklevoss encrypted project in the United States will soon add Litecoin (LTC) to its portfolio of cryptographic resources, more precisely 13 October 2018 .
The announcement was made on the stage by Eric Winer, Gemini's VP of Engineering. His words were: " We are working to add Litecoin … we are pleased to announce that Gemini will launch support for Litecoin as of October 13, 2018! "
Surprisingly, the day Gemini lists LTC corresponds to Litecoin's seventh birthday as stated in the tweet of the Litecoin Foundation. This detail led to a wave of questions.
Regardless of the fact that no information has been revealed before the summit, the cryptic community has taken such a move sooner or later from Gemini, because of the its approval by the New York Department In May, financial services gave the green light to the platform to add "Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Litecoin (LTC) and, in particular, ZCash (ZEC)."
Following the announcement, the value of Litecoin coins reached a maximum of $ 58.20 on 15 September. Currently, LTC is trading at $ 56.10 and has a market capitalization of $ 3,272,211,993.