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New Exchange Listings: Siacoin, Cardano, IOTA, Ethereum Classic, and Decred

New Exchange Listings: Siacoin, Cardano, IOTA, Ethereum Classic, and Decred

Several new top 35 cryptocurrencies received major exchange listings in the past week, including Binance listing Siacoin, Coinbase planning to list Ethereum Classic, Bithumb listing Cardano, Bitpanda listing IOTA, and OKEx listing Decred.

Siacoin | SC

Updated: June 18, 2018 at 12:48 pm PDT
$0.01 | 1.66%

Siacoin, currently ranked #32 by market cap, is up 1.66% over the past 24 hours. SC has a market cap of $454.98M with a 24 hour volume of $14.47M.

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Siacoin is up 1.66% over the past 24 hours.

Binance Lists Siacoin

Announced on June 14, Binance will add Siacoin (SC) to its platform and make it available for trading in three SC trading pairs: SC/BNB, SC/BTC, and SC/ETH.

Based in Boston, Sia blockchain is a decentralized cloud storage marketplace – connecting users worldwide with hosts selling underutilized hard drive space. Using smart contracts, the Sia marketplace processes secure storage transactions that are more affordable than traditional cloud storage providers.

On June 11, Sia announced a partnership with ClearCenter to develop the foundation for the ClearSHARE decentralized storage platform and provide users a streamlined data storage service built on Sia blockchain’s secure storage layer.

Ethereum Classic | ETC

Updated: June 18, 2018 at 12:48 pm PDT
$15.02 | 4.69%

Ethereum Classic, currently ranked #18 by market cap, is up 4.69% over the past 24 hours. ETC has a market cap of $1.54B with a 24 hour volume of $223.62M.

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Ethereum Classic is up 4.69% over the past 24 hours.

Coinbase To List Ethereum Classic

Announced on June 11, Coinbase exchange released plans to open trading across its platforms for Ethereum Classic (ETC).

In the process of establishing the proper trading support and technical infrastructure for its new asset offering, Coinbase explained their plans for ETC trading launch in an official announcement:

“Per this process, we will now begin the engineering work (Step 4) for supporting Ethereum Classic. As part of this process, customers can expect to see public-facing APIs and other signs that the asset is being added. When we reach the final testing phase of the technical integration, which we expect to occur over the next few months, we will publicly announce a launch date for trading via our blog and Twitter (Step 5).”

The fifth cryptocurrency to be added to Coinbase’s exclusive list of digital assets, Ethereum Classic is the product of the July 2016 Ethereum hard fork – considered the continuation blockchain of the original Ethereum network.

Cardano | ADA

Updated: June 18, 2018 at 12:48 pm PDT
$0.17 | 1.16%

Cardano, currently ranked #8 by market cap, is up 1.16% over the past 24 hours. ADA has a market cap of $4.28B with a 24 hour volume of $51.53M.

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Cardano is up 1.16% over the past 24 hours.

Bithumb Lists Cardano

Announced on June 13, Bithumb exchange will open trading for Cardano (ADA) on its public platform. The official listing and public trading launch will occur on June 14.

Cardano is an open-source public blockchain created for the development of advanced decentralized applications (DApps). Led by Ethereum Co-founder, Charles Hoskinson, Cardano aims to serve millions of users through financial applications that can be “used every day by individuals, organizations and governments all around the world.”

Related Article: IOHK Redesigns Cardano With Brand Refresh, Releases Updated ADA Roadmap

On June 9, Cardano underwent a brand redesign to better illustrate the organic growth of the project – drawing inspiration from YouTube creator, “Crypto Gource.”

The redesign of the Cardano roadmap revealed progress in its early 2018 partnership with Zencash to develop blockchain-based solutions for financial services in countries where traditional banks are inaccessible.

IOTA | IOT

Updated: June 18, 2018 at 12:48 pm PDT
$1.18 | 0.07%

IOTA, currently ranked #9 by market cap, is up 0.07% over the past 24 hours. IOT has a market cap of $3.28B with a 24 hour volume of $80.05M.

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IOTA is up 0.07% over the past 24 hours.

Bitpanda Lists IOTA

Launched on June 14, European exchange, Bitpanda will list IOTA (MIOTA) on its platform and open trading to the public.

In the official announcement released June 7, it was made clear that the IOTA and Bitpanda partnership was highly-anticipated by the European crypto community:

“The integration of it has been a popular demand in the Bitpanda community, so Bitpanda is very happy to be able to offer a trade only (buy and sell) option for IOTA on the 14th of June 2018. The Bitpanda Integration Team and the IOTA Foundation are working closely together in order to get a fully functional IOTA wallet, including a withdrawal and send function, running on Bitpanda soon.”

Related Article: IOTA’s TangleID-Driven Digital Citizen Card Deploying This Year

Intended to power the future Internet of Things (IoT), IOTA is an innovative open-source blockchain platform using a unique ‘Tangle’ infrastructure to offer frictionless transactions and speed across the network.

Recently announced, the launch of the Digital Citizen Card will see IOTA’s unique Tangle consensus method and platform used to establish an entirely new digital identification system.

Taiwan’s capital city of Taipei will be rolling out IOTA’s Tangle-powdered digital identification system later this year

Decred | DCR

Updated: June 18, 2018 at 12:48 pm PDT
$92.67 | 1.01%

Decred, currently ranked #27 by market cap, is up 1.01% over the past 24 hours. DCR has a market cap of $662.18M with a 24 hour volume of $6.55M.

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Decred is up 1.01% over the past 24 hours.

OKEx Lists Decred

Launched on June 14, leading cryptocurrency exchange, OKEx will offer Decred (DCR) for trading on its public platform.

Related Article: EOS, Cardano (ADA), Decred (DCR) Receive Top Ratings by Weiss Ratings

Using a hybrid PoS and PoW consensus voting system, Decred is a distributed ledger platform that utilizes innovative features to enhance the security, privacy, and speed of its ‘autonomous digital currency.’

In early June, Decred was among a few select cryptocurrencies to be given a top score by Weiss Ratings – the nation’s leading independent rating agency scoring based on a project’s investment risk/reward and technology/adoption value.

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Jonathan Kim is a University of Washington student of Finance and cryptocurrency investor with a deep interest in the emerging industry of blockchain applications and cryptocurrency trading. His past experiences involve publishing original daily content for blockchain startups and trading cryptocurrencies using technical analysis principles.

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