7 May 2024 [pinned] [culture]

LocalMonero/AgoraDesk to shut down on November 7 2024 due to 'internal and external factors'

LocalMonero/AgoraDesk1 - the top P2P Monero trading platform - has announced plans2 to shut down on November 7 2024 due to a combination of internal and external factors, after almost 7 years of operation:

[..] we have made the difficult decision to close our platform. We’re extremely thankful for the love and support we’ve received over the years. We couldn’t have done it without you. We love you all [..] The winding-down process begins today, and finishes 6 months from now. Our support staff will be available for help throughout this period.


May 7 (today): all new signups and ad postings are disabled
May 14 2024: new trades will be disabled
Nov 7 2024: the website will be taken down

Users are advised to delete personal data, cancel any open trades/disputes and reclaim funds from arbitration bond wallets prior to November 7 2024. Any remaining funds may be considered abandoned/forfeited after the deadline.

To get any sort of assistance, contact the LM support staff3.

This is an ongoing story and the report will be updated when new information is available.