IoTeX (IOTX), Orion Protocol (ORN), Tribe (TRIBE) and TerraUSD (UST) are are now available on Coinbase
Starting today, IoTeX (IOTX), Orion Protocol (ORN), Tribe (TRIBE) and TerraUSD (UST) are available on Coinbase.com and in the Coinbase Android and iOS apps. Coinbase customers can now trade, send, receive, or store IOTX, ORN, TRIBE and UST in most Coinbase-supported regions, with certain exceptions indicated in each asset page here. Trading for these assets is also supported on Coinbase Pro.
IoTeX (IOTX) is an Ethereum token that powers IoTeX, a platform that aims to connect IoT devices (such as cameras and sensors) and decentralized applications. IOTX can be used to pay for transactions, for staking and governance, and to register new devices on the IoTeX network.
Orion Protocol (ORN) is an Ethereum token that powers Orion Protocol, which aims to aggregate liquidity from centralized and decentralized exchanges into one platform. ORN can be used to receive discounted trading fees, for staking, and to access advanced features within the Orion Protocol.
Tribe (TRIBE) is an Ethereum token that governs Fei Protocol, which issues a separate, decentralized stablecoin called FEI that attempts to maintain a value of US$1.00. TRIBE can be used to vote for Fei Protocol upgrades and to adjust FEI stablecoin monetary policy.
TerraUSD (UST) is a decentralized stablecoin running on Ethereum that attempts to maintain a value of US $1.00. Unlike centralized stablecoins, UST isn’t backed by US dollars in a bank account. Instead, in order to mint 1 TerraUSD, US$1.00 worth of TerraUSD’s reserve asset (LUNA) must be burned.
One of the most common requests we hear from customers is to be able to buy and sell more cryptocurrencies on Coinbase. We announced a process for listing assets, designed in part to accelerate the addition of more cryptocurrencies. We are also investing in new tools to help people understand and explore cryptocurrencies. We launched informational asset pages (see IOTX, ORN, TRIBE, UST), as well as a new section of the Coinbase website to answer common questions about crypto.
Customers can sign up for a Coinbase account here to buy, sell, convert, send, receive, or store IOTX, ORN, TRIBE and UST today.
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