Crypto exchange Binance Uganda announced that it will delist its native token Binance Coin (BNB) for not meeting the trading standards.
Binance Uganda, an East African crypto exchange that provides the most powerful fiat-to-crypto trading platform. Meanwhile, BNB is presently the 8th largest cryptocurrency with a total market capitalization of $3.4 billion, according to Coinmarketcap.
As per the announcement, Binance Coin (BNB) doesn’t meet the high-level trading standard. This resulted in the delisting of BNB from its exchange. The said trading standard includes the trading volume and assets’ liquidity.
In the announcement, Binance said,
“Unfortunately, when this trading standard is not met, their performance is subject to review and may result in the delisting of the coin or token. Based on our most recent reviews, we have decided to delist and cease trading on all trading pairs for the following token at 10:00AM EAT 2020/09/17. Binance Coin (BNB)”
Binance Uganda will stop all BNB deposits on Sept. 10. They will continue with their withdrawal operations till Nov. 6. By September 17, The trading pair BNB/UGX will be officially removed.
Initially, the total supply of BNB was 200 million coins. Due to the continuous coin burn, the supply has been gradually decreasing. As per the recent report, BNB is considered to be undervalued, while Binance leads its way.