On Friday 01/01, exchange Bittrex announced the removal of several privacy-oriented cryptocurrencies, including Dash. However, according to the profile of @Dashpay and several members of the community, the cryptocurrency should not be listed as private.
“From a technical point of view, Dash’s privacy functionality is no greater than that of Bitcoin, making the name “privacy coin” a misnomer for Dash. ”, Said the official DashPay profile.
Despite recognizing the cryptocurrency’s lack of privacy, the team responsible sold Dash as a “privacy coin” for several years. The screenshots below show Dash’s own Twitter profile stating that the cryptocurrency was geared towards privacy: