xud brings individuals and exchanges onto the same network to form a single global liquidity pool. This gives users a choice to either trade directly on the DEX by running
xud, managing private keys and software stack, or to conveniently trade via a trusted exchange. Exchanges benefit from access to the network's aggregated liquidity and can provide deeper order books and new trading pairs to their users.
-> Get started as User, buying and selling cryptocurrency
-> Get started as Exchange, tapping into the network's liquidity
-> Get started as Developer, contributing or building on top of
No central point or authority.
Supports individual traders and exchanges.
Market makers earn fees.
Direct, peer-to-peer trading.
Order book aggregates orders from the network locally.
Orders get matched locally with peer orders from the network.
Built-in arbitrage. Get the best price.
Instant order settlement via atomic swaps on lightning/raiden.
User has complete control over private keys.
One mnemonic for all assets.
Tor by default.
Peer-to-peer discovery of other nodes.
gRPC API to serve other applications, also accessible via the command-line interface
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