Ethereum: What Could Turn its Underperformance?

Overview The prices of Ethereum has been underperforming bitcoin this year, as the second-largest cryptocurrency gained less than 5% this year, while BTC has still maintained its staggering 95% YTD gains despite the previous selloffs. In light of the successful implementation of the latest Istanbul network upgrades, and the rising popularity of the DeFi, does […]

OKEx Research: Ecosystem, and Innovative Products

Highlights 1. OKB is now on the stage. OKB, OKEx’s global utility token, got into more connection with other major tokens. This might be combined with four new partnerships, which are expanding OKB’s utility in their own ecosystems. 2. ETH’s dominance caught up. BTC brought back its connectedness to the overall market, slightly higher than ETH, which […]

Global Markets Review: November 2019

Best of OKEx  OKEx Perspectives Social Influence: A Unique Part of Crypto Market Structure Crypto Asset Diversification A Comparison of Public vs. Private Blockchain Digital Euro: A Threat to Dollar? OKEx Technicals Bitcoin Prices Rebounded, So What’s Next? Crypto November Selloff: Pure Technical or Something Else Behind? OKEx Quant High Volatility, Chance for Profit or Loss? […]

A Comparison of Public vs Private Blockchain

What difference does it make You might be familiar with Bitcoin, Litecoin, or all the other cryptocurrencies. What about blockchain? Apart from knowing that it is the basis of all crypto, what other real-world use cases do they bring? Or simply, what are the differences between a public and a private blockchain? Which is better? Public […]

OKEx Technical Weekly: Nov 18, 2019

Technical analysis of this week’s crypto trading market The lukewarm sentiment in the cryptocurrency markets remains intact after the bitcoin touched just below the 8,600 levels over the weekend. Traders have been seeking clarity on the outlook of the prices, while many of the major cryptos have been traded sideways. OKEx’s BTCUSD Index started the week […]

Turnkeys, Two Tokens at Bullish Time

After touching the recent lowest point at the end of September, overall prices of tokens in October brought back to the previous level with Chinese President Xi Jinping’s favorable comments on blockchain technology. As shown below, at the end of September and October, simultaneous high-level volatility of overall markets moved asset prices up and down, […]