Dear Valued Users,
This important OKEx Malta update applies to you if you are located within Italy/Malta OR you are an Italian/Maltese person (i.e. national individual or entity) that signed up after October 26, 2018 on OKEx.com.
What does the launch of OKEx Malta mean for you?
OKEx Malta will feature a tailored set of trading services and digital assets that are compliant with the Virtual Financial Asset Act (“VFAA”), regulated by the Malta Financial Services Authority. We will continue to provide our customers with access to a secure, reliable and advanced digital asset trading platform built on OKEx.com’s cutting-edge technology.
What is new?
OKEx Malta is our newest European-based OKEx affiliate that lists Virtual Financial Assets (“VFAs”) that are only available for users located in Italy or Malta or users who are Italian/Maltese (individuals or entities) that have completed KYC Level 2 verification. OKEx Malta will facilitate spot trading services and margin lending at this time.
Which digital assets are available on OKEx Malta?
You will be able to access our spot trading services and margin lending for the following VFAs:
Bitcoin Cash BCH
Ethereum Classic ETC
Gemini Dollar GUSD
USD Coin USDC
Paxos Standard Token PAX
What happens to my current account?
If you’re an existing Italian and Maltese customer that signed up before October 26, 2018, don’t worry - you’ll continue to use the full suite of digital asset trading services on OKEx.com without interruption. You’ll simply use your current OKEx.com username and password to access the site.
What’s in it for me?
We’ve taken the best of OKEx.com, such as industry-leading security features, access to 24/7 customer support and a secure, stable, and reliable digital asset trading platform, to establish OKEx Malta.
With the regulatory certainty for digital asset exchanges, and streamlined token listing process provided by the Malta Virtual Financial Assets Act, OKEx Malta will be able to list blockchain projects expeditiously. This means that our Italian and Maltese customers will have access to the newest, most innovative blockchain projects and be part of the exciting offerings from Malta, the Blockchain Island.
What if I’m a corporate customer?
OKEx Malta isn’t only for individual or personal accounts. All eligible Italian and Maltese customers, including corporate customers, will be able to access our spot trading services and margin lending on OKEx.com, upon successfully completing KYC Level 2 verification.
Give us your feedback
If you have any questions or have trouble accessing OKEx Malta, our customer service team is here to help. On our support website, you may review our FAQ section with useful information and tips. If you don’t see a solution to your issue in the FAQs, please submit a feedback ticket or log in to use the 24/7 live chat function. You may also contact our OKEx Malta team at [email protected].
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