• Market Cap
    $503.163B -0.28%
  • POW Market Cap
    $389.462B -1.61%
  • POS Market Cap
    $21.675B -1.54%
  • Masternodes Market Cap
    $1.613B 2.62%
KuCoin Shares
kcs

KuCoin is an international cryptocurrency exchange based out of Hong Kong that currently supports the trading of 210 digital assets. What’s unique about KuCoin is that they share 50% of their overall trading fee revenue with users holding their exchange-based token. In a similar fashion to Binance, KuCoin offers relatively low tradings fees and incentives for holding (or trading) its native cryptocurrency. Back in 2011, the founders started researching blockchain tech and went further to build the technical architecture for KuCoin in 2013. 4 years later, the exchange launched with the ultimate goal of “becoming one of the top 10 worldwide hottest exchange platform[s]” by 2019. As stated on their official website which lists 12 core members, “Kucoin aims at providing users digital asset transaction and exchange services which are even more safe and convenient, integrating premium assets worldwide, and constructing state of the art transaction platform”. CEO and founder, Michael Gam, is a former technical expert at Ant Financial, an affiliate company of the Chinese Alibaba Group. He was also a senior partner at Internet giants like MikeCRM and KF5.COM. OO, Eric Don, is referred to as a “senior Internet researcher, systems architect, and Internet industry star”. He is also stated to be the CTO and senior partner of IT companies including YOULIN.COM, KITEME, and REINOT. However, it’s unclear if these websites actually exist as they did not show in a Google search or when entering the website domains. According to his LinkedIn, he is currently CTO at Youlin Network Technologies, yet there is no mention of KITEME or REINOT. With its growing user base and increasing number of cryptocurrencies being offered, KuCoin may be set up for a strong run in the markets. KuCoin Shares volume is expected to grow as the daily trading volume on KuCoin, hence, trading fees collection grows & thus, the size of dividend payout grows. This can lure investors to hold KCS token which may even increase its value. KuCoin faces stiff competition from OKEx, but it expects to continue to grow its community exponentially as it is being projected to be one among the top 5 exchanges in the world.

This data was last updated 2020-11-27 16:41:03 UTC

Details

MarketCap
63.668M
MarketCap 24hr Change
1.49%
MarketCap Rank
135
Total Supply
170118638
Circulating Supply
80.119M
Volume
7.401M
ATH
20.17
Launched
2017-08-22

Technical Details

Blockchain
N/A
Consensus
N/A
Staking APR
5.02
Block Time
N/A
Algorithm
Profit Share
$0.79
1.49%
$63.668M
Marketcap
$7.401M
Volume
170.119M KCS
Total Supply
80.119M KCS
Circ. Supply
24H
1.49%
7D
3.03%
30D
-6.35%
Last 7D
3.03%

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