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Binance, Bitfinex and More To Support EOS (EOS) Token Swap

The current countdown to the EOS (EOS) MainNet launch reads 5 Hours, 9 Hours and 50 Minutes at the moment of writing this. At exactly 22:59:59 UTC on June 2nd, EOS tokens will become frozen on the Ethereum blockchain and the MainNet launch will occur shortly afterwords.

It is therefore with this background that Ethereum World News wanted to inform you of the known exchanges that will be supporting the token swap.

  1. Binance – The popular exchange made the announcement less than 8 hours ago that it will be supporting the token swap. EOS deposits and withdrawals will be suspended from May 31st, 0:00 am (UTC) and the swap will be initiated. The exchange also added two more trading pairs for EOS: EOS/BNB and EOS/USDT
  2. Bitfinex exchange reassured users that it will be managing all the technical requirements related to the swap to ensure a smooth transition.
  3. Kucoin exchange made the announcement via its twitter page and gave similar instructions of halting withdrawals and deposits on the 31st of May. The exchange also requested that you deposit your EOS onto their exchange as soon as possible for them to facilitate the swap for you. You can then withdraw your EOS once the swap is complete
  4. Cobinhood prides itself as being on of the few exchanges that do not charge trading fees for each transaction on the exchange. The exchange also announced it will be supporting the token swap just today
  5. BigONE exchange announced that it will be supporting the EOS swap two days ago on its website. The exchange has similar plans to suspend trading during the said time period
  6. Bitbns will be carrying out the token swap for its users with the exchange handling all the technical details
  7. Kraken made the announcement on its website that it will be supporting the token swap
  8. OCTBTC will also handle the swap on behalf of its users
  9. CoinSpot stated that they are ready for the swap
  10. OKEx will be also ensuring a smooth transition to the MainNet
  11. BitMart pledged its support for the token swap
  12. Mercatox will support the token swap together with all its technical intricacies
  13. Zebpay will be carrying out the EOS swap for its users
  14. and so will CoinDCX

Therefore, Ethereum World News has managed to find the above mentioned exchanges as the ones supporting the EOS token swap that begins on the 31st of May. All users are advised to transfer their EOS to these exchanges before then to facilitate easy token migration to the EOS MainNet.

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IOTA (MIOTA) Rallies After Listing On Huobi, CobinHood Next

IOTA (MIOTA) has regained the number 9 slot on coinmarketcap.com; wrestling it away from Tron (TRX) that looked unstoppable in the markets a few days ago. IOTA is currently trading at $2.37 and up 13.07% in the last 24 hours. The coin’s market capitalization is currently at $6.474 Billion: a cool $642 Million higher than that of Tron in the number 10 position.

Upon further investigation with respect to the sudden surge of IOTA in the markets reveals that the coin was listed today at 10am, UTC + 2, on popular exchange Huobi. This is less than 2 hours ago and this has been the reason for the spike in value.

Huobi.pro is ranked second on coinmarketcap.com and according to exchanges that charge trading fees. In terms of all exchanges, including those with zero trading fees, Huobi ranks third after BitMEX. Huobi is currently doing $1.8 Billion in 24 hour trade volume and at the moment of writing this. The exchange is based in Beijing, China and was founded in September 2013. Initially, it was registered under Huobi.com, but as the industry grew, the founders changed it to Huobi.pro.

With respect to IOTA, there is also another scheduled listing of the coin on Cobinhood.com. The listing will occur tomorrow, 4th May at 00:00 UTC. The announcement of the listing via medium.com goes on to state that:

Depositing and trading IOTA with BTC, ETH, and USDT trading pairs will be live on May 4th, while withdrawing will be enabled two weeks after listing (this post will be updated with the exact date).

Launched late last year in December, Cobinhood has a thriving community with daily trade volume currently valued at $30.562 Million. The exchange charges no fees for trading at all!

Another exciting event for the IOTA Project, is the speaking engagement that IOTA Foundations’ Julie Maupin will be doing tomorrow at the Asian Development Banks Annual Meeting dubbed New Technologies in Finance: Opportunities and Challenges for Asia.

In a tweet, the IOTA News announces that Julie Maupin is excited to be in Manila to speak at the event.

In conclusion, the next 48 hours will be an eventful one for the IOTA foundation and the coin in the markets.

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Cobinhood To List IOTA (MIOTA) On May 4

IOTA is disrupting the nooks and crannies of the world with the waves of developments, creating a lasting impression in the mind of people. Courtesy of the altcoin’s zeal to rule the crypto verse with it progressive expansion, IOTA is preparing to be named on a new exchange, COBINHOOD, after the exchange went live on its Twitter page to announce that it will be listing IOTA on its platform.

The exchange, on its Medium page, made a broad clarification on the listing.

In a statement tagged “Finally, IOTA on COBINHOOD!”, Coinhood said it will be listing IOTA (MIOTA) on its platform for deposit and trade by May 4, 2018.

“Depositing and trading IOTA with BTC, ETH, and USDT trading pairs will be live on May 4th, while withdrawing will be enabled two weeks after listing (this post will be updated with the exact date),” the statement reads.

The statement which aired the coming up of another event flagged “Upcoming Contests & Airdrops” stated that IOTA (MIOTA) will be the first coin that will feature on the exchange for the month of May.

IOTA Previous Developments

While IOTA seems to be moving around the world with series of development lately in order to fight for its position in the market, the altcoin continues to give more and more reason to pay attention to its expansion.

Recently, in a release, it was made known that the altcoin and its team were granted a major boost with the introduction of the head of Central Europe business at Fujitsu’s connection, Dr Rolf Werner, into IOTA foundation.

At present, Werner is the Chairman of Fujitsu Technology Solutions GmBH Board, and Fujitsu is rated one of the first-class information and communication technology (ICT) company in Japan, specialized in presenting technology products, solutions, and services to the world.

In another developmental note, IOTA was granted the privilege to present at the biggest industrial trade shows in the world, which will took place in Hannover Messe, Germany. The event will hosted bigwigs world tech giants, top people in the tech industry and potential investors in innovations, giving the altcoin the opportunity to sell its ideas to the audience.

Conclusively, IOTA is becoming more and more formidable in the market today and it is making a difference in the industry. IOTA’s unrelenting effort could take it anywhere.