Year: 2018

OKEx 2018 Wrapped: Exploration and Expansion

What have we achieved and where are we heading to?

The highs and lows in the blockchain and crypto space this year are no less pulsating than those in 2017.

Throughout the year, despite the seemingly bearish trend in the digital assets market, we have observed maturation in investors, project teams, regulations, and technology. Riding on this tide, we have taken some bold steps aiming to further accelerate the growth of blockchain technology and digital assets.

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OKEx Project Info: Helping You Stay Informed

The new platform aims to ease your stress of making trading decisions

“If you don’t take a hard look at risk, it will take you.”

– Larry Hite, the forefather of system trading

Do you fully understand the tokens or projects you have invested, or you are going to invest in?

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Futures & Perpetual Swap: Which is Best-suited to You?

If you’re struggling with which one to go for, read on for some insights.

Long-awaited, OKEx’s latest derivative product, Perpetual Swap, officially goes live on Dec 19, 2018. As a new product in our derivatives line-up, it definitely offers more opportunities for traders to hedge exposure and speculate on digital asset prices. However, how is it different from the existing futures, and when it comes to trading, which one should you choose to optimize your trading strategy?

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OKEx Launched Perpetual Swap

Let’s revisit the exciting product launch in OKEx NEXTGEN Conference

(Funding time details updated on Dec 14, 2018)

Since launched, OKEx’s futures trading has been widely embraced by our institutional and professional traders and miners, making us the leader in the crypto derivatives market. With that said, we have noticed the market demands a more flexible and convenient derivative product. Therefore, as outlined in our futures product development roadmap earlier this year, we officially launched the long-awaited Perpetual Swap today (Dec 3, 2018) during the OKEx NEXTGEN Conference.

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OK PiggyBank: Gain Extra With Your Spare Coins

HODLing is made profitable with OKEx’s new product

The art of HODLing is hard to master, given the tempting price rises, sheer impatience, and, not to mention, the peer pressure that urges you to sell your coins. But now, there is one good reason to HODL.

Introducing OKEx’s new product, OK PiggyBank.

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Report Loopholes, Get Rewarded

Let’s join OKEx Security Response Center and make OKEx even more secure

Although we are very proud to boast a clean slate of security record, we can’t be more careful when it comes to the security of your assets and data — that’s why in November 2018, we launched a new safety feature, OKEx Security Response Center. And now, we would like to invite you to join forces with us and help to keep OKEx as one of the most secure places for digital assets.

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OKEx Receives Global Recognition

Determined to become the world’s Blockchain Island, Malta is setting the scene for a blockchain- and crypto-friendly business environment for industry players from all over the world. As the world’s leading digital asset exchange, OKEx is very proud to join forces with the Maltese government and be part of this bold and historical move to revolutionize the world with blockchain technology.

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Introducing New Futures Index Rules

Read on for the latest delivery of our Futures Enhancement Roadmap

Over the past few months, we have been working diligently to deliver the Futures Enhancement Roadmap announced in July. After the launches of the futures database upgrade and new tiered margin system, we are rolling out a new futures index rules today (Nov 13, 2018).

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Various API Upgrades Are Out

API v3, WebSocket compression, and read-only API are available

A favorite solution for automated trading, OKEx’s API has been a handy but powerful tool for our users offered with different tailored permissions to optimize their strategies.

To better our algorithmic trading experience, we decided to go the extra mile and rolled out several upgrades on our API this October.

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