OKEx, the second largest Exchange in the world, has been named the “Crypto Exchange of the Year” during Malta Blockchain Summit’s Blockchain Awards.
The award is a testament to the hard work of the Exchange which announced its move to Blockchain Island in mid-July 2018, following a similar announcement by Binance.
The Malta Blockchain Summit is part of the country’s efforts to become an international reference in the adoption of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies. The idea behind the Awards Ceremony is “to recognize the companies, experts, and leaders who made outstanding contribution to the blockchain technology development in Malta.“
According to a Press Release, the award was granted after a careful analysis by a panel of 32 personalities who served as jurors. OKEx managed to beat two significant contenders: Binance – the world’s most important Exchange – and BitBay – one of the most important European exchanges in the market: