What is OKX?

OKX is a crypto exchange that was founded in 2013 and is based in Hong Kong. According to information provided directly from OKX to us, it is now based in Malta. The exchange's most distinguishing feature is its ability to offer both spot trading (regular trading) and derivatives trading with one platform. It also claims to be the largest crypto spot & futures exchange in the world.


US-investors may not be able to trade at OKX. If you are a US investor and want to trade at OKX, you will have to consider trading somewhere else on a top crypto exchange.

Mobile Support

If you'd like to have your exchange available as an app or downloadable client for your desktop, then you've come to the right place. This exchange is available on both the App Store and Google Play. It is also available as a download client for both Mac and Windows.

Deposit Methods

This platform offers wire transfers and credit cards, which can be helpful for newer crypto investors and make it a so-called “entry-level exchange”.