In the report, CryptoCompare evaluated more than 160 providers around the world using 68 qualitative and quantitative metrics, such as:
- Compliance with regulations
- Recent negative events
- Platform security
- Market quality
- Data provision
- KYC and transaction risk
- Project teams
- Asset diversity
CEX.IO had already been ranked among the top 10 exchanges in July 2020 Exchange Benchmark Report. Since then we secured the spot of the third most secure exchange service.
CEX.IO has received an A grade both times, while now CEX.IO moved up in the list, taking the 8th place among digital asset exchanges.
In the “Security” category, CEX.IO received 12.5 points out of 15, outscoring such major exchanges like Binance, Kraken, Bitstamp, Huobi, Bittrex, and Bitfinex.
In addition to security, we received an excellent score in the categories:
- “Quality/Diversity of Assets” — 4.8 out of 5 points
- “Data Provision” — 10.4 out of 15 points
In these rankings, CEX.IO secured the 7th and 10th spots, respectively.