Wikipedia claims that HitBTC is based in Europe. However, the official website lists an address in Hong Kong.
The exchange launched in 2013.
Total trading pairs: 632
Fiat Accepted: HitBTC lets you deposit and withdraw from two fiat currencies: EUR and USD.
"Takers" are charged with 0.1% fee from the trade.
"Makers" are not charged with a fee.
On the contrary, they receive a 0.01% rebate from the trade.
To verify your account you need contact HitBTC Compliance dept. at firstname.lastname@example.org. The email should be sent from the address linked to your HitBTC profile.
HitBTC provides two step verification for all users through Google Authenticator. Another additional security feature is the ability to view recent activity at the bottom of the settings page.Other HitBTC security features include cold storage and advanced encryption technology – both of which are pretty standard across the exchange industry.