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EMURGO Announces ADA Token Launch on OKEx

Tokyo, July 20th, 2018- EMURGO, (Shibuya, Tokyo, CEO Ken Kodama), one of the three partners of Cardano project, is proud to announce that ADA, Cardano’s cryptocurrency on OKEx. ADA will be listed on the OKEx from Friday 20th, July 2018 and the listing will be supported by ADA/BTC, ADA/ETH, ADA/USDT and ADA/ OKB.

OKEx is a Hong Kong-based company and is currently the 2nd largest digital asset exchange by trading volume worldwide on Coinmarketcap. It offers more than 400 kinds of tokens while serving millions of user from over 100 countries.


Comment from Ken Kodama, CEO of EMURGO

We are very excited to be listed on one of the world’s top exchange OKEx. EMURGO will continue to work on expanding access to ADA on future exchange platforms in order to provide a convenient environment for ADA’s usage while establishing a new economic domain.”


Comment from Andy Cheung, Head of Operations, OKEx

“We are excited to have Cardano (ADA) joining us on the venture of blockchain’s economic movement. With the impressive innovations from the project, we fuel the growth of blockchain ecosystem, working towards a new financial era together.”



EMURGO was founded in 2017 and is a registered company in Japan. EMURGO develops, supports, and incubates commercial ventures and helps integrate these businesses into Cardano’s decentralized blockchain ecosystem. EMURGO is investment focused and invests in two ways: through direct investment into start-up ventures; and by developing commercial partners who want to use blockchain technology to revolutionize their industries.


About Cardano Foundation

Cardano Foundation is a blockchain and cryptocurrency organisation based in Zug, Switzerland. The Foundation is dedicated to act as an objective, supervisory and educational body for the Cardano Protocol and its associated ecosystem and serve the Cardano community by creating an environment where advocates can aggregate and collaborate.

The Foundation aims to influence and progress the emerging commercial and legislative landscape for blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies. Its strategy is to proactively approach government and regulatory bodies and to form strategic partnerships with businesses, enterprises and other open-source projects. The Foundation’s core mission is to “standardise, protect and promote” the Cardano Protocol technology.

About OKEx
OKEx is a leading digital asset exchange providing global users with a robust digital asset-only trading platform. Currently, the exchange offers over 400 token & futures trading pairs to help users optimize their strategy. The platform provides a safe, reliable, and stable environment for digital asset trading, serving millions of customers from over 100 countries.




For further information:

EMURGO Co., Ltd.

Shunsuke Mitsumoto



Tel: +81-3-6712-7275


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