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Decentralized vs. Centralized exchanges

What is Herdius and how is it different than compared to traditionally centralized exchanges?

Balazs Deme
Jan 24, 2018 · 7 min read

Why decentralize an exchange? What does it mean anyway?


The issue of trust

User experience

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Comparing a traditional Ethereum DEX with Herdius’ bi-directional exchange

Security


Speed and cost


Liquidity


Herdius

Gateway to the decentralised web.

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