Huobi has added China and the United Kingdom to its list of prohibited jurisdictions to trade derivatives. Photo: Shutterstock
Huobi has added China and the United Kingdom to its list of prohibited jurisdictions to trade derivatives. Photo: Shutterstock

Cryptocurrency exchange Huobi halts derivatives trading in China as Beijing turns up heat

  • Huobi has added China and the United Kingdom to its list of prohibited jurisdictions to trade derivatives
  • This followed Huobi’s decision in May to suspend bitcoin mining services and sales of cryptocurrency mining equipment in China