Crypto Broker Exchange RAIN Bahrain has traded $484 million worth of crypto since its inception in 2019 with Ethereum the most traded crypto asset followed by XRP.
RAIN has noted that it has a customer base of 75,000 from Bahraini residents signed up on the platform.
According to the RAIN LinkedIn post “We’re thrilled to share some exciting news about our impact on the Kingdom’s crypto market! Since launching Rain in 2019, we’ve been able to offer our customers a reliable and secure platform for trading crypto assets. We’re grateful for Bahrain’s strong support for innovation and entrepreneurship, which has contributed to our success. Thank you to the people of Bahrain and Team Bahrain for your unwavering support!”
As per their statistics 41% of active crypto traders in Bahrain chose RAIN, while 5% of crypto trades in Bahrain are carried out on RAIN.
In addition the biggest traded cryptocurrencies on RAIN Bahrain are Ethereum, Bitcoin, XRP, Litecoin and tether. Statistically Ethereum has the highest percentage of trades at 37% followed by XRP (Ripple token) at 25% and Bitcoin at 20%, while Litecoin 7% while Tether USDT is 5% of trade and 6% is distributed to others.
In terms of the age groups trading on RAIN, the biggest age group is from 30-34 years old followed by those over 40 years old. The youth make up only 10% and refers to those from18 to 24 years old, while 22% are from 25 to 29 year olds.
Bahrain was the first country in the GCC to launch crypto exchange licenses and RAIN was the first operator to launch in Bahrain. Since then CoinMENA, Binance have followed suite. In addition recently BitOasis also noted that it was in the midst of receiving a license in Bahrain.
Bahrain also recently was the first country in the GCC to issue onshore security token regulations.