U.S. regulated cryptocurrency exchange Gemini now open in Iowa and Georgia

New York headquartered digital asset exchange Gemini announced today it’s now open in Georgia and Iowa. As such, customers in the Peach and Hawkeye States can now buy, sell and store bitcoin and ether.

Gemini was the first exchange to become fully compliant and regulated by the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYSDFS).

Gemini operates three distinct order matching engines, one for each of its trading pairs – BTC/USD, ETH/USD, and ETH/BTC.

Customers in a total of now 38 U.S. states, Washington D.C., Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore, South Korea and the U.K. have full access to all of Gemini’s order matching engines.

Gemini states that they are currently seeking regulatory approval in the remaining U.S. states where they are yet to be approved as well as other jurisdictions around the world.

To view Gemini’s list of regulated jurisdictions click here.