The decision to separate Antpool was part of Bitmain's ongoing initiative to focus its operations on R&D and sales of computing power chips and servers used for digital currency mining.
The market share for Bitmain-owned BTC.com has diminished as competition continues rising within the crypto mining sector.
As cryptocurrency mining company has seen one blow after another, it is becoming increasingly possible that the end is near.
AntPool has reportedly activated AsicBoost, a type of mining hack that, according to the company, will increase mining efficiency by as much as 20%.
Cryptocurrency mining platform AntPool is offering zero transaction fees from its full range of supported payment methods and currencies, as part of its All Coins’ Carnival promotion.