ChangeNOW is a registration-free instant cryptocurrency exchange platform for limitless crypto exchanges. ChangeNOW has been on the market for two years now and has earned a reputation of reliable service with great rates. The exchange platform does not require to create an account, processing fast transactions for more than 170 cryptos, as well as fiat-to-crypto purchases. ChangeNOW stays honest with its customers and doesn't collect hidden or inflated fees. The timing of the transaction remains rather short. Depending on the transaction volume, the processing speed might take as little as 2 minutes.
ChangeNOW was launched in September 2017 and made a leap into the market simultaneously with the launch of a Bitcoin hard fork — Bitcoin Gold — on November 12th, 2017. ChangeNOW was the first exchange platform to support BTG in the global market, and in just one day, the number of funds that went through the exchanger was as high as $1 million due to the hype around the new Bitcoin fork.
- September 2017 — Initial Instant Exchange Platform launch
- March 23, 2018 — Developer API release
- March 27, 2018 — Official Affiliate Program launch
- May 21, 2018 — NOW Token issued on the Ethereum blockchain
- May 30, 2018 — Extended instruments for partners of affiliate program: widgets, buttons, API libraries
- July, 2018 — Fixed-rate exchanges for partners
- July, 2018 — Present - Integrations with multiple partners and service providers
- September 7, 2018 — Improve mobile user experience: Android app launch
- October 12, 2018 — Fixed-rate exchanges available publicly
- April 2019 — New infrastructure services introduction: Lightning NOW, NOWPayments, NOW Nodes, Asset Listing Campaign, NOW Swaps
- April 23, 2019 — Binance Chain token issuing
- April, 2019 — Binance DEX (BEP2 NOW) and other exchanges (ERC20 NOW) listing
- August, 2019 — Simplex integration that allows for fiat-to-crypto purchases
Thus, nowadays ChangeNOW is a wide product ecosystem including an array of services such as an instant crypto exchange service, a Lightning node, a token swap service, a crypto payment system, and much, much more.
- Registration-free — no account needed
- More than 170 cryptocurrency coins and tokens listed — more than 36000 trading pairs
- The greatest exchange rates with no hidden fees
- Blazing exchange speed — all exchanges take a couple of minutes to complete
- No limits — no maximum exchange amount
- 2 cryptocurrency exchange flows: standard and fixed-rate
- Convenient purchase with credit cards
- User-friendly interface: 4 step exchange
- 24/7 support
- Mobile application
ChangeNOW users can participate in the Affiliate Program to receive 0,4% of total turnover. There are various types of referral links one may put on their web resource, even an API for processing exchanges on their site.
ChangeNOW provides its API for wallets and other platforms. Thus, crypto services do not need to develop their own solution for the coin exchanges, but take advantage of the ready-made technical proposal from ChangeNOW. With the integrated API it is possible to process exchanges within a platform or application ChangeNOW is partnered with. Among them there are such multi-platform wallets as Exodus, Ledger, ClassicEtherWallet, Trezor, Edge, Atomic, Guarda, and others.
- Guarda Wallet
- Atomic Wallet
- Edge Wallet
ChangeNOW issued its own NOW tokens on May 28th, 2018. NOW token distribution has started with a gradual airdrop of 60 000 000 tokens for its exchange customers and Affiliate partners. For affiliate partners, ChangeNOW has distributed 30 000 000 NOW tokens, proportional to their turnover. On March, 2019, ChangeNOW decided to go hybrid with the migration. The total NOW token supply, 200 million, was divided into two equal parts. One half was burned on Ethereum blockchain and re-launched on the new Binance Mainnet in order to provide the holders with a choice of the blockchain to store the tokens on. The migrated NOW token became one of the first tokens to be listed on Binance DEX. The other part that is still on the ERC-20 standard remained intact and as of right now is traded on IDEX, EtherDelta, and ForkDelta.