Gemini is a cryptocurrency exchange set up in 2014 by the Winklevoss brothers, known for their early involvement in Facebook. The exchange is among the world’s 20 largest and continues to provide a secure and reliable trading environment by actively seeking regulatory oversight and complying with the latest industry requirements. Gemini traders can trade and stake 80+ cryptocurrencies, with derivatives trading available in some jurisdictions, an advanced proprietary platform, ActiveTrader, and additional features including an NFT marketplace.
Genesis Global Trading is a high-end US crypto exchange targeted at insure, high-volume digital token trades.
Comment by Reviewer
"Gemini’s ActiveTrader platform, transparency and attention to regulatory requirements make it a good choice for serious crypto traders seeking a reliable platform to trade crypto derivatives, though we were disappointed by some unnecessary fees and past financial problems."
High security with 2FA a requirement for all crypto investors
The app has a high-end design and intuitive interface
There is a decent range of education, guides and tutorials suitable for beginners
Gemini has won various awards in recent years, including the 2019 Markets Choice Awards: Best Cryptocurrency Exchange
TradingView integration opens up some great features for Gemini traders
Crypto perpetual futures are available in many jurisdictions with up to 1:100 leverage
The exchange has made great efforts to prove their credentials via audits, transparently publishing financial data and obtaining licenses
High fees for some funding methods including a 3.49% fee for card transactions
History of concerning incidents including the collapse of its Earn program and a phishing breach
'Convenience fee' for using mobile app seems arbitrary and makes it inefficient to use this feature
Some larger coins by market cap are not available to buy through Gemini
There is no practise profile or demo account for prospective traders
Best Cryptocurrency Exchange 2019 - Markets Choice Awards
Gemini offers 90+ cryptocurrencies on its exchange, which is anchored by the native Gemini Dollar stablecoin. The powerful ActiveTrader platform is optimized for online trading, and the broker offer perpetual swap derivatives.
Genesis Global Trading offers regulated and insured high-volume cryptocurrency trading services for seven of the world's most popular tokens.