Kucoin platform upgrade 2.0 – What’s new?

February 19, 2019
Kucoin platform upgrade

Kucoin platform upgrade is complete! They celebrate it with some free trading pairs, including the Bittorrent Airdrop which was recently added on Kucoin.

The Hong Kong based exchange announced the news yesterday. As Kucoin often celebrates new listings in combination with Airdrops, we know it’s one of the favorite exchanges of our users. So, Airdrop Alert had a look to see what is new..

Kucoin plaform upgrade 2.0

Improved User Experience and Feature Optimizations:

  • The simplification of the KYC verification process helps you to quickly submit a KYC verification application.
  • Price warnings and internal notices to keep you updated on market trends.
  • The construction of savings accounts and trading accounts will better ensure the security of users’ assets.
  • The KuCoin referral rewards program has also been upgraded to distribute KCS.
  • A more intuitive user interface helps you better plan your trading behavior.
  • A more powerful trading matchmaking engine lets you easily apply your trading strategies.

What else improved?

Advanced Brand New API

KuCoin’s APIs are designed to offer an easy and efficient way to develop a secure and programmatic trading strategy. LEVEL 2 and LEVEL 3 data have also been added.

Various Order Types

KuCoin now offers users a suite of order types to give traders the tools they need for every scenario. This includes Limit, Stop, Market, Post Only and Iceberg etc.

Reliable Security Solutions

Multiple security mechanisms to protect users’ information and funds. With the update, KuCoin now supports SMS authentication, a device trust system and protective walls to reinforce user information and assets.

More Attractive Fee Program

KuCoin will now be launching a new Tiered Trading Fee Discount Program, developing separate trading fees for Takers and Makers, creating high liquidity, and effectively reducing trading fees, all while improving transaction efficiency.

More Convenient Self-service Management Features

Platform 2.0 has added support for internal transfers, self-service unbinding, self-service freezing/unfreezing of accounts, and other user self-service functionality to greatly improve service efficiency.

Efficient Notification Module

The KuCoin Websocket feed, together with newly added App and SMS push notifications, will let you easily gain access to real-time market data.

Airdrop Alert

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Of course they want to celebrate this special moment with you! You can enjoy zero trading fees for all trading pairs, expiring at 23:59:59 Feb 21, 2019 (UTC+8).

We are looking forward to more airdrop events by Kucoin in the future. Trading competitions are getting more popular as well, like the recent BTT competition on Huobi.

Whatever happens that can benefit you as our users, we will keep you in the loop!


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