C-Patex is a centralized cryptocurrency exchange (CEX) founded in 2014. It is based in Argentina. The platform enables users to trade cryptocurrencies safely and affordably.
C-Patex requires all users to perform identification and verification in compliance with KYC requirements. The platform does not mention any restricted regions. However, users are solely responsible for understanding and complying with any laws, rules, and regulations of their specific jurisdiction that may apply to the use of C-Patex crypto exchange services. C-Patex is a web-based trading platform.
C-Patex offers spot trading. C-Patex spot enables users to trade various assets with their available account balances. The platform has over 200 active markets. C-Patex trading pairs include crypto-to-crypto pairings. The platform supports many tokens, including popular cryptocurrencies such as BTC, ETH, LTC, and XRP. The platform also enables buying crypto assets with fiat. It supports one fiat currency, the Argentine Peso (ARS). The C-Patex crypto price is available on the live chart above.
C-Patex crypto exchange has different trading views to meet users' varying preferences. However, all the trading views have order books, which match buying and selling requests. The platform has both market orders and limit orders. Market orders enable users to trade assets at the available market price. On the other hand, the limit order feature allows users to customize their trading prices. The platform’s trading view offers advanced trading features suitable for both seasoned and beginner traders. The charting features give users deeper market insights.
C-Patex exchange fees are determined based on trading activity and do not exceed 0.2%. The platform does not charge any crypto deposit fee. However, C-Patex crypto fees for transferring digital assets may attract the blockchain network fee.
C-Patex cryptocurrency exchange also offers over-the-counter (OTC) trading services that allow traders to transact large volumes of cryptocurrencies faster and safely. With OTC, traders are not risking destabilizing the market with large volume transfers of tokens. The C-Patex crypto exchange also offers a listing and Initial Exchange Offerings (IEOs) to support the launch of new projects.
About the Company
C-Patex company was established in 2014. The company was founded by Miguel Ange. It is based in Argentina. The company grew as a family business since 2019. To enable C-Patex to be independent, a separate company was created called Crypto Patagonia S.A. The latter is registered with the Argentine federal tax agency – AFIP. The C-Patex trademark is also registered with the Argentine authorities.
C-Patex trade volume plummeted in 2020, right amid the COVID-19 crisis. The exchange would sometimes register less than $100 in daily volume. However, C-Patex volume has increased significantly since May 2022, reaching a high of $18.12 million daily volume on July 7, 2022. The annual volume crossed $2,173 trillion in 2022.
In July 2022, the C-Patex cryptocurrency exchange was acquired by EHOLD Group. EHOLD is aiming to use its resources and expertise to push C-Patex to higher levels. Soon after the acquisition announcement, one of EHOLD Group's subsidiaries, ProfIT, allocated a large team of experts to optimize and upgrade C-Patex systems and software.