Tag Archives: OKEx

Binance , OKEx and More to Support the Upcoming BitTorrent (BTT) Airdrop

The Tron (TRX) and crypto communities were made aware of the upcoming BitTorrent (BTT) airdrop by the CEO of both projects, Jusin Sun. He made the announcement two days ago via twitter and highlighted that the first airdrop will be on the 11th of February this year. His tweet was as follows: On February 11th, 2019, the BitTorrent… Read More »

Bitcoin Transactional Volume Crossed $3 Trillion in 2018: Research

The transactional volume of Bitcoin, the world’s leading decentralized digital currency, exceeded $3 trillion in 2018, researchers found.According to Satoshi Capital Research (SCR), the Bitcoin network experienced $2.2 trillion worth of trading volume. At the same time, it recorded $3.2 trillion in Layer One transactional volume, down 8.3% than the amount in 2017. However, the median change in… Read More »

OKEx Opens Margin Trading for Tron (TRX) With 3x Leverage

The cryptocurrency exchange of OKEx began margin trading for the Tron (TRX) cryptocurreny just yesterday, January 10th, at 4am (UTC). The announcement went on to state that the available leverage was as follows. We will make the following changes at 5am Jan 10, 2019 (CET, UTC+1) in order to provide you a better trading experience: 1. Launch of… Read More »

Huobi and OKEx to Support Upcoming Ethereum Constantinople Hard Fork

Leading cryptocurrency exchanges OKEx and Huobi Global will support the Ethereum (ETH) Constantinople hard fork which is estimated to happen between Jan. 14 and 18, according to a press release shared with Cointelegraph. The Constantinople hard fork is an upgrade, which is supposed to fundamentally change the Ethereum blockchain, with the synchronous nodes update to the entire system.… Read More »

OKEx To Support the Upcoming Ethereum (ETH) Constantinople Hard Fork

Prominent crypto exchange of OKEx has announced that it will be supporting the upcoming Ethereum (ETH) Constantinople Hard Fork that is scheduled to take place at the block height of 7,080,000. The exact date is not known but it is estimated that the event will occur between January 14th and 18th, 2018. OKEx’s announcement comes a day after… Read More »

Major Exchange OKEx Adds 7 New Pairs to Crypto Derivative Product

Major cryptocurrency exchange OKEx has added multiple new crypto derivative pairs to its platform, according to a press release shared with Cointelegraph Jan. 3. As Cointelegraph reported in late December, the exchange first launched a derivative product called a “perpetual swap” that supports BTC/USD,with up to 100x leverage. As Cointelegraph reported at the time, the product is a… Read More »

OKEx Expands Its Perpetual Swap Trading With 8 Contracts that Include BTC, ETH, LTC, XRP and More

Exactly one month after OKEx launched its Perpetual Swap Contracts derivative product, the exchange has announced that it will be enhancing the service by adding the 7 new contracts that include: Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Bitcoin SV (BSV), EOS, Ethereum Classic (ETC), Ethereum (ETH), Litecoin (LTC), and XRP. Together with Bitcoin (BTC), users of the platform now have 8 different… Read More »

OKEx Launches Perpetual Swaps For ETC and LTC

As crypto markets are maturing, the products delivered by exchanges for traders and investors are also becoming more sophisticated and exotic. One such product is the Perpetual Swap and, OKEx has recently started providing it to its customers. While it’s over a month since the exchange started with perpetual swaps, it has recently added ETC and LTC perpetual… Read More »

Major Bitcoin Exchanges Accused of Faking Volume: Who’s Trustworthy?

A blockchain data research firm has released a damning report which accuses several major cryptocurrency exchanges of engaging in unscrupulous activities aimed at faking bitcoin trading volumes. According to the Blockchain Transparency Institute (BTI), only three cryptocurrency exchanges of the dozens surveyed  — namely Binance, Bitfinex, and Liquid — were found not to be “grossly wash trading their… Read More »