Tag: Digital Assets

Mirror, Mirror, on the Wall, What Has Triggered the Bitcoin Soar?

Calling all Bitcoin hodlers: this is no April Fools’ hoax

Bitcoin hodlers enjoyed a wonderful week with an unexpected surge of Bitcoin price to a 5-month high on April 2. Not only did Bitcoin rise in price, but altcoins also experienced impressive gains. With Bitcoin jumping nearly US$1,000 to over US$5,000 in just 24 hours, what could have triggered the pump?

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Quick Start Guide to OK Jumpstart

Get familiar with OKEx’s token sale platform in just minutes

What is OK Jumpstart?

OKEx launched OK Jumpstart, a token sale platform to help quality blockchain projects go public and get listed in a liquid and world-class market, and at the same time, help fuel the growth of the blockchain market and ecosystem healthily.

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Why Bitcoin Might Serve Better as a Store of Value

Will you consider using Bitcoin to store your wealth?

Since Bitcoin was invented 10 years ago, it has been established as a digital currency that can change the way we live. It can be used as a form of payment, to send money around the world, to trade other cryptocurrencies and many more. But have you ever considered that it can be a safe haven for storing your wealth?

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Is Decentralized Exchange (DEX) Becoming the New Norm?

Decentralized exchanges are garnering popularity

The biggest fear for any crypto traders is probably waking up to a hacked account with nothing left in the wallet except your tears. Well, it’s 2019 and conventional crypto exchanges have been looking into ways to up their game and provide a seamless user experience — a decentralized exchange (DEX).

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USDT-TRON Attracts Holders with High Interest Rate

To HODL or not HODL, is that a question to you?

The TRON network has continued to evolve over the last few years, providing blockchain support to multiple other tokens. Justin Sun, the founder of TRON, announced in a press release on March 21 that they will be incentivizing users with a 20% interest rate to transition away from other protocols of the world’s most popular Tether stablecoin (USDT), towards the new USDT on the TRON network, aka USDT-TRON, a TRC-20 protocol-based USDT.

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Ethereum’s Istanbul Upgrade: Understanding ProgPoW

A handy guide to the next ETH hard fork expected in October 2019

The long-debated Ethereum Improvement Proposal (EIP) 1057 about the Progressive Proof-of-Work (ProgPoW) consensus model is finally confirmed to be included in the next Ethereum hard fork named Istanbul in October 2019, as long as two third-party security audits confirm no technical issues that could cause a delay.

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Five Things about OKB’s Eco-development

In 2019, we are set to bring OKB to the next level

Happy anniversary to OKB! It has been already a year since OKB was listed on OKEx’s spot trading market on Mar 22, 2018. We would like to thank all the 1 million OKB holders who contributed to the whopping 15.6 billion OKB trading volume in the past year. At present, OKB has already been applied to OKEx’s global ecosystem, which includes Happy Friday, OKB Trading Market, Listing Vote, OKNodes, Global Partners, Prime Investors, and Designated Merchants. To help our users better understand the OKB eco-development, our OKB team would like to give detailed answers to the five most-asked questions.

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Beyond Cryptocurrency, What Changes Blockchain Has Given Us in the Past 10 Years

3 Interesting real-world applications of blockchain

The crypto craze has been going on for over 10 years now and it seems like no one is getting enough of it. How have you been enjoying the boom of cryptocurrency trading? Is that all blockchain has to offer? Where else has blockchain been adopted in real life?

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IEO vs ICO: What Are the Differences?

Is Initial Exchange Offering a new trend in 2019?

OK, let’s get to the point here. We’re not going to tell you how ICO boomed in 2017 to early 2018. And we’re not going to stress on how billions of dollars were raised during that period of time. We’re just going to give you a simple comparison on the two models, from the point of view of an investor.

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Introducing OKEx Advanced Limit Order Options

Further automating your trading strategies in the ever-changing market

While a move of a tick can make quite a difference for traders, monitoring the market is an unpleasant work as most traders would agree. That’s why algo orders were introduced to ease your effort and help you optimize your trading strategies in an automated way.

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