UPcoin Exchange to Hit The Market

More than 1000 trading pairs will be available from March 1 on UPcoin exchange
28 February 2018   247

UPcoin exchange is going life on March 1, promising to let its users buy and sell crypto without limits on its platform. More than 1000 trading pairs will be available from the start, and every week UPcoin will add new coins.

Moreover, the users will be able to buy or sell tokens of the most profitable ICOs. 

Upcoin launch countdown Upcoin launch countdown at the moment of press

There will be the withdrawal fee of 0,2% on the exchange, and all internal trades will cost anywhere from 0,1 to 0,2%. In 6 days, UPcoin had over 400K registrations, which proves that people are in support of the features presented by the platform.

Key features:

  • Anti-DDOS protection: Backup AntiDDoS channels of up to 1000 Gbit/sec
  • Global Presence: UPcoin servers are located in 4 global regions to ensure fast server responses irrespectively of your location
  • Exchange tested by hackers: Independent auditors are constantly testing the systems to maintain top-notch security level
  • Employees protection: UPcoin protects not only the exchange but its employees as well, which should reduce the risk of getting hacked via “social engineering”

The UPcoin is set to be launched on March 1, 2018, after the beta is officially completed and all changes are made. Deposit to the platform and real-time trading will begin at the moment of release.

Web Traffic for Major Exchanges to Decrease Double

Estimates of the total number of visits to the trading sites based on web traffic show a sharp decline
23 March 2018   63

After the peak of attendance of crypto exchanges, which occurred in December-January, in February, users began to visit them twice more rarely. The same level of attendance was observed in November 2017. This is reported by Bitcoin.com with reference to the data of the Similarweb service.

So, if in December, 169.5 million visits were recorded at the Coinbase, and in January -123.5 million, in February their number fell by 49% to 63.1 million.

Coinbase Traffic
Coinbase Traffic

The indicator of Binance sank by 54%: from 191.5 million to 87.3 million visits.

Binance Traffic
Binance Traffic

Bitfinex had a 48% decrease from 35.4 million in January to 18.1 million in February, although back in December the exchange had 59.3 million user visits.

Bitfinex Traffic
Bitfinex Traffic

Kraken lost more than a half of its traffic for one month - 31.7 million visits in January dropped 13.8 million in February.

Kraken Traffic
Kraken Traffic

According to experts, the decrease in attendance is due to a decline in activity in the crypto-currency market in early 2018. In addition, traffic data on exchange sites may be associated with a general decrease in the number of transactions in the bitcoin network.