Anticipating KuCoin’s 6th Anniversary: What Lies Ahead?

Demondre Andrews
3 min readSep 4, 2023


In just a few weeks’ time, KuCoin, a top-notch global cryptocurrency exchange, is gearing up to mark its 6th birthday.

Since its launch, KuCoin has established itself as a prominent player in the cryptocurrency market and is famous for its commitment to innovation, security, and user-friendly services. As the People’s Exchange approaches this milestone, let’s take a moment to look back on KuCoin’s remarkable journey and the key factors that have pushed its growth.

The KuCoin Exchange was established in September 2017 by a group of crypto enthusiasts who had the same ambition of building a stable and user-friendly platform for trading digital assets. The exchange quickly attracted interest in the cryptocurrency community due to its unique business approach and commitment to user satisfaction.

From the get-go, a lot has actually noticed that KuCoin truly stood out because of its unwavering dedication to us, the users.

Unlike some of the other exchanges out there, KuCoin made sure that our experience was their top priority. You could see it in how easy their interface was to use, the way they responded promptly to any questions or issues through their customer support and the sheer variety of cryptocurrencies they supported. What I think makes the KuCoin exchange even more popular among crypto enthusiasts is the utility that its native tokens serve. To put it simply, KuCoin Shares (KCS) play a vital role in rewarding users with a share of the exchange’s trading fees through the KCS Bonus Plan, making them a valuable asset in the KuCoin ecosystem.

As the cryptocurrency industry evolved, so did KuCoin.

The exchange kept on growing its list of supported assets, giving traders access to a wide variety of digital currencies. In addition, KuCoin has been very much active in launching a range of trading pairs and competitions, aiming to meet the needs of both new and existing users.

KuCoin’s success can be attributed to its unwavering commitment to innovation. The exchange consistently introduced new features and products, including the return of the KuCoin spotlight with upgraded rules, mandatory completion of KYC, the launch of the platform’s new security page, the upgrade of KuCoin’s UI design, and the launch of the Earn Wednesday Week.

Furthermore, KuCoin has established valuable partnerships with various blockchain projects, including Sal’Ad Labs, Octo, Hacken, Altrady, and many others, which have played a significant role in the overall growth of the crypto ecosystem.

But besides their commitment to innovation, there’s one key factor behind KuCoin’s success, and that’s us, the KuCoin users. It seems like it was only a few days ago when KuCoin excitedly announced reaching 20 million registered users, and now they’re about to reach 30 million registered users.

Looking Ahead to Year 6

As KuCoin approaches its 6th anniversary, I eagerly anticipate what the People’s Exchange has in store to celebrate this milestone.

Will there be new listings or spotlight projects? Personally, I’m hoping for some fun warm-up activities, like Gleam contests, Bitcoin price predictions, or even a meme contest. One thing we can count on for sure is Trading Competitions for various projects, and perhaps they might even offer a discount on trading fees. Well… It would be great if they waived the fees altogether😂

How about you guys? What events or campaigns do you think KuCoin will roll out for its 6th-year anniversary? What are you looking forward to? Feel free to share your thoughts!