Bitfinex Launches First Decentralized EOS-based Exchange
February 13, 2018
Amid numbers of cryptocurrency users and news on never-ending exchange fails rising constantly one of the largest crypto exchanges Bitfinex announced developing its own decentralized EOS-based platform.
As the company said it in the blog, EOS would help expanding technological horizons.
“We are excited to leverage EOS.io to further advance the field of high performance and trustless on-chain exchange. Block.one continues to display an unwavering dedication to improving blockchain scalability through the EOS.IO platform and it is our hope that this collaboration will allow significant advancement for all decentralised exchange”, CEO of Bitfinex J.L. van der Velde claimed.
EOS.IO itself is a blockchain-protocol which allows for horizontal scaling of decentralized applications so that developers can create high-duty distributed applications more efficiently. EOS.IO software also provides personal accounts, verification, database check and scheduling applications at several CPU cores and\or clusters which allows for using horizontal scalability and simple deploying of decentralized apps.
It was no the first time when the company goes for experiments in the field of technologies. Bitfinex used to start Ethfinex service before that supported ERC 20 token trading.