VICTORIA, Seychelles, Dec. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — OKEx (www.okex.com), a world-leading cryptocurrency spot and derivatives change, has joined forces with noncustodial crypto fee providers supplier NOWPayments.The partnership permits holders of OKB — the global utility token issued by the OK Blockchain Foundation — to make quick and simple funds on-line utilizing their OKB.
Beginning on Dec. 15, 2020, customers will be capable of change their OKB for items and providers from any of the net retailers partnered with NOWPayments.
NOWPayments is a noncustodial crypto funds service that permits companies to simply accept instantaneous on-line funds in 50+ cryptocurrencies, now together with OKB. The platform additionally helps computerized coin conversion, enabling retailers to simply accept any cryptocurrency of their selection and obtain instantaneous fee notifications after they do. By becoming a member of forces with OKB, NOWPayments will leverage the OKEx change as its primary venue to acquire liquidity.
NOWPayments offers retailers with quite a lot of tools which are designed to make cryptocurrency fee processing simpler and quicker. Featured amongst these are its easy-to-use API, invoices, widget, buttons and plugins for WooCommerce, Opencart, WHMCS, Magento 2 and extra.
OKEx CEO Jay Hao mentioned in an announcement concerning the partnership:
“We’re thrilled to proceed to supply worth to OKB holders and provides them extra alternatives to spend their OKB in real-world situations. NOWPayments is starting to determine itself as one of many best crypto fee platforms for retailers to combine and it permits its rising accomplice community to simply settle for funds in additional than 50 cryptocurrencies.”
He added: “Utilizing OKEx as its primary supply of liquidity is a good step ahead for rising progress and adoption of NOWPayments, and the worth and utility of OKB as effectively.”
This newest partnership creates additional alternatives for holders to spend their OKB simply on-line at quite a lot of retailers. It additionally builds on the extensive network of application scenarios that are available to OKB holders, masking a variety of providers from loans and mortgages to tourism and leisure, buying and selling providers to social networking — all obtainable utilizing OKB as fee.
Along with OKB’s rising utility exterior of the OKEx change, OKB holders can even take pleasure in expanded privileges on the OKEx platform. These embrace discounted buying and selling charges, unique early entry to OKEx Jumpstart Mining initiatives, P2P lending, OKB margin buying and selling, OKB Saving and plenty of extra.
A world-leading cryptocurrency spot and derivatives change, OKEx gives essentially the most various market the place international crypto merchants, miners and institutional buyers come to handle crypto belongings, improve funding alternatives and hedge dangers. We offer spot and derivatives buying and selling — together with futures, perpetual swap and choices — of main cryptocurrencies, providing buyers flexibility in formulating their methods to maximise positive factors and mitigate dangers.