Archive for author: olovenmark

Supporting DeFi with the OKCoin Oracle

The OKCoin Oracle provides a price feed for DeFi protocols like Compound Finance OKCoin is proud to support the decentralized finance (De...

Bitcoin Moves

Welcome to the second edition of the Bitcoin Moves weekly market report. At OKCoin, we’re watching the markets closely: while BTC has been s...

What is an Altcoin?

For some traders and investors, there’s Bitcoin, and then there are all the other cryptocurrencies. Those other cryptos are all broadly refe...

Bitcoin Moves

At OKCoin, we’re watching Bitcoin markets around the clock. The observations we capture are shared with our internal teams and premier clien...

What is a Stablecoin?

Backed by a reserve asset, a stablecoin is designed to attempt to provide price stability in cryptocurrency markets TL;DR:  First...

Ethereum 2.0: What Does the Upgrade Mean for Traders?

As hype increases ahead of the Ethereum 2.0 protocol change, watch for ETH volatility TL;DR — Trader takeaways  Ethereum 2....

What is Decentralized Finance?

Permissionless and transparent protocols support a new financial ecosystem called DeFi Decentralized finance (DeFi) is a new approach to ...

OKCoin open source developer grant announcement Amiti Uttarwar

OKCoin & HDR Support Bitcoin Core Developer Amiti Uttarwar

OKCoin and HDR join forces to provide a US$150,000 grant to Bitcoin Core developer Amiti Uttarwar We’re very pleased to announce that OKC...

What is the Ethereum 2.0 Serenity update

Explaining the Ethereum 2.0 Serenity Update

The Ethereum 2.0 update, called Serenity, is a long anticipated change to the smart contracts protocol that will improve scalability and mov...