Binance Announced Launch Of Binance Chain and DEX Exchange
Binance, the largest cryptocurrency exchange, announced the launch of two ambitious projects: the Binance Chain blockchain and the Binance DEX decentralized exchange.
Binance Chain As An Ethereum Blockchain Alternative
CEO of Binance, Changpeng Zhao, told about the decentralized network Binance Chain. According to him, Binance Chain will be a good alternative to the Ethereum cryptocurrency blockchain. It will be possible to issue tokens in the Binance Chain network, so it is suitable for ICO. The creators of the project believe that Binance Chain will attract the attention of blockchain startups due to its high performance and ease of use.
We are launching Binancechain very soon, in a couple months or so, and you will be able to issue tokens on that....I think there will be millions of coins and thousands of blockchains." @cz_binance at @ForbesAsia #ForbesBlockchain @ForbesCrypto pic.twitter.com/az5H62Pgdm
— Michael del Castillo (@DelRayMan) December 4, 2018
Developer Michael del Castillo announced that Binance Chain will launch within the next two months. Immediately after its launching, cryptocurrency companies will be able to create their tokens based on Binance Chain.
Binance DEX Features
Binance DEX exchange will operate on the basis of the Binance Chain blockchain. It has the following features:
- Release of new tokens.
- Execution of cryptocurrency transactions.
- Destruction of tokens.
- Freeze tokens.
- Conduct a vote for the addition of new trading pairs.
- Creation of orders for the purchase and sale of digital assets.
Users will keep their cryptocurrencies in Trust Wallet therefore clients of DEX will control completely the financial assets and personal keys of their wallets. Binance DEX is planned to launch at the beginning of 2019.
Changpeng Zhao recently published a video on which he demonstrated a demo version of the Binance trading platform and blockchain.