Six of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges by bitcoin cash (BCH) trading volume said they will support the cryptocurrency’s upcoming hard fork on Nov. 15.
That’s important because there are two different teams working on two different core codes for the currency: Bitcoin ABC and Bitcoin SV. Should a split occur, OKEx, Binance, Bitforex and Huobi have said they will “support the hard fork,” CoinDesk reported.
Coinbase will make sure its customers have access to their funds on either blockchain system “in the unlikely event that multiple viable chains persist after the fork,” it said in a statement.
In addition, French hardware wallet maker Ledger said that if the fork results in separate bitcoin cash blockchains, “eventually, one of these would be the dominant chain, which we will evaluate to support again then.” Read more here.