A high-performance decentralized exchange, with all the features you would expect in a trading platform
Bitshares can handle the trading volume of NASDAQ, without the need of signature verification or hashing, settling orders in seconds. Every Dollar, Euro, Bitcoin and ounce of gold held as a SmartCoin on the Bitshares exchange is backed by up to twice the reserves of traditional centralized exchanges.Read more
Every Bitshares account is assigned a globally unique friendly name that can be selected by its creator
Named accounts enable users to easily remember and communicate their account information. We don't use IP addresses to browse the internet or numbers to identify our email, so why shouldn't we have human-friendly account names for our financial transactions?Read more
SmartCoins whose value is pegged to that of another asset, such as the US Dollar, gold or silver
A SmartCoin is a cryptocurrency whose value is pegged to that of another asset, such as the US Dollar or gold. SmartCoins always have 100% or more of their value backed by the BitShares core currency, BTS, to which they can be converted at any time at an exchange rate set by a trustworthy price feed.Read more
Delegated Proof Of Stake
The fastest, most efficient, most decentralized, and most flexible consensus model available
DPOS leverages the power of stakeholder approval voting to resolve consensus issues in a fair and democratic way. All network parameters, from fee schedules to block intervals and transaction sizes, can be tuned via elected delegates.Read more
True Industrial Scalability
The Bitshares platform was designed from the ground up for industrial performance and scalability
High performance block chain technology is necessary for cryptocurrencies and smart contract platforms to provide a viable alternative to existing financial platforms. Bitshares is designed from the ground up to process more transactions every second than VISA and MasterCard combined.Read more
The fastest and simplest way to send and receive funds with untraceable anonymous accounts
Blinded transactions allow users to create untraceable accounts, hold their funds hidden from all block chain explorers, enabling them to send and receive funds and assets in 3 seconds or less. Since all transactions are on-chain, you have all the benefits of the block chain plus the best anonymity and security you could ask for.Coming soon
Those are just a few main features. Here are even more:
Transactions confirm in under 3 seconds, averaging 1.5 seconds.
Send and receive any transaction amount for only a couple of pennies.
Built-in support for recurring payments and subscription payments.
Self-sustaining and self-funding, paying developers and workers.
Fungible, divisible, and free from unfair restrictions or regulations.
It uses Delegated Proof of Stake (DPOS) to maximize security.
|Median confirmation time||1.5 secs||720 secs||68 secs||300 secs||75 secs||78 or 1.6 secs|
|Transaction rate capacity||100,000 tx/sec||7 tx/sec||20 tx/sec||28 tx/sec||28 tx/sec||14 tx/sec|
|Max transactions per day||8,600 million||0.6 million||1.7 million||2.4 million||2.4 million||1.2 million|
|Median transaction cost||$0.02 or $0.003||$3.05||$0.19||$0.02||$0.02||$0.03 or $3.16|
|Daily transaction record||920 k||369 k||496 k||136 k||44 k||9.5 k|
|Trustless stable coins||Yes||x||x||x||x||x|
|Easy to read addresses||Yes||x||Optional||x||x||x|
|DAO for project funding||Yes||x||x||x||x||Yes|
|Blockchain length (blocks)||20 million||0.49 million||4.4 million||0.49 million||1.3 million||0.49 million|