How does a decentralized exchange work and what are the most promising decentralized exchanges?

Ramya Sri
Ramya Sri
Feb 15 · 2 min read

A decentralized exchange is a cryptocurrency exchange that operates in a decentralized way without any central authority that allows cryptocurrencies of peer-to-peer trading. And it reduces risks of thefts from hacking exchanges. It is more unnamed than exchanges that implement KYC requirements.

Here are the top and most promising DEXs:
IDEX is a decentralized exchange for trading Ethereum (ERC-20) tokens. It incorporates and facilitates centralization with the security of blockchain settlements.
2) Paradex
Paradex is a platform of a broadcast that allows customers to trade hundreds of Ethereum (ERC-20) tokens directly from their own wallets. It doesn’t require user accounts or taking custodianship of users’ funds with a generic price discovery which is a Real-time trading experience.
3) VDex
VDex is a tradable digital assets platform that accommodates the Vespucci analytical interface and its own Verto wallet. Its users maintain their own private keys for VTX and an extensive array of other digital assets even while trading. It has an Enhanced wallet with order book “mining” capabilities and evolving architecture.
4) 0x (zero-ex)
0x is open, and no permission protocol granting for Ethereum (ERC-20) tokens to be traded on the Ethereum supports all Ethereum standards and token holders will be able to enhance the protocol via decentralized governance mechanism. Over 30 dApps and relayers build on top of its protocol.
5) Bancor
Bancor grants its users to modify any token on the network with no counterparty and at an automatically calculated price.It has Instant conversions which are based on the internal CRR (Constant Reserve Ratio).
6) Kyber
Kyber offers smooth and logical transactions between individuals, dApps, and ecosystems. Their transactions happen on-chain via smart contracts. Kyber Swap can accommodate different wallets.
7) Waves DEX
Waves DEX is a decentralized market where users can include Waves and can trade Waves-based assets, and cryptocurrency tokens, such as wBTC and wETH. It is based on the Waves cryptocurrency. And it has a multi-currency wallet.
8) ForkDelta
ForkDelta is an updated interface for EtherDelta’s smart contract with an active and public development team. There is smart contract protection and Community-driven.

9) Bisq Exchange
Bisq is a peer-to-peer application, open-source that allows you to buy and sell cryptocurrencies in exchange for national currencies with a well Decentralized arbitration system and security deposits protect traders and end-to-end encrypted communication routed over Tor.

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