OKEx rose to popularity as soon as cryptocurrencies gained massive popularity over the past few years – and cryptocurrency exchanges were the one to blossom during these years. One of the oldest cryptocurrency exchanges on the market is OKCoin. Founded in 2009 in Beijing, China by its CEO Star Xu, this digital trading platform offers spot trading between the digital currencies and fiat currencies to all customers worldwide.

Also, OKcoin is known for its bank-level SSL security which provides users with top-notch trading services when buying and selling cryptocurrencies. Managed by OKCOIN PTE LTC which is a company registered in Singapore, this cryptocurrency exchange is focused on providing digital exchange services exclusively to the Chinese market.

The supported fiat currencies are Japanese Yen, US Dollar and Euro – and you can buy digital assets such as the Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin.



In the wide world of crypto exchanges, OKEx offers a variety of trading pairs and the ability to trade directly to and from fiat currency. The platform is also working on developing the crypto derivatives market by offering futures trading. Accessing the exchange is simple and all you have to do is follow the user guidelines.

OKEx will let you visit the virtual trading floor by creating an account. There you can get a good idea how big the number of traders offered by going to the ‘’Charts’’ option. The charts are put up by trading pairs including, BTC, ETH, and USDT. Here you can also see the native coin of the company-OKB. The platform also displays its available futures and index for the coin you select.

What is also great is that OKEx offers a short introduction for its trading categories. It is best to take a look at each category and learn about the diversity of trading experiences that the platform offers.

The exchange charges 0.1 percent maker and taker fee for all of the token trades. The fees for futures trading are each decided token by token. OKEx also has a tiered volume-based fee discount structure which is computed from a 30-day trading volume.