LakeBTC is a Shanghai-based exchange that accepts most fiat currencies in exchange for Bitcoin and Ether. LakeBTC project was started in early 2013 as a virtual bitcoin exchange initially for traders and other financial professionals interested in cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology. Later that year, the exchange was incorporated and operated under the current domain name. LakeBTC also provides bitcoin wallet service to all accounts. Users may choose to withdraw bitcoins to their own wallets or simply leave them in LakeBTC. To protect your fund, we implemented a number of rigorous mechanisms including SSL encryption, cold storage, 2-step verification, SMS withdrawal confirmation, and trade notifications.