The founders of TrueBit have been in the High-Frequency Trading game for years. Hailing from the Chicago Mercantile Exchange where fortunes are won or lost on margins measured in milliseconds, TrueBit has the experience and battle scars necessary to dominate the competition. But why Bitcoin? At the top USD-BTC exchange, OKCoin, daily trade volume of Bitcoin often exceeds 200,000-300,000 BTC at a value that has ranged from $60 million - $240 million. Even though these numbers sound incredible, the average daily trade volume for the NYSE was $45 BILLION for January 2015, more than 200x! Yes, dollars are exchanged at a mind-bending pace in the stock markets of the world. However, these exchanges have a few 3 major drawbacks: Competition, Trading Hours, and Fees.