Poloniex, a US-based cryptocurrency exchange that recently exited financial services company Circle, has announced that it had joined the Tron Super Representative race.
Aimed at decentralizing Tron than any other cryptos, Poloniex exchange, revealed the update through its twitter page and stated it’s pleased to join in running for the Super Representative position. Hours after the announcement, Poloniex garnered over 32K votes from the Tron community.
Per information obtained from Tronscan, the exchange currently has 32,626 votes and holds the 92nd position in the Super Representative contest that featured over 200 candidates.
Tron Foundation later urged the Tron community to welcome Poloniex for the contest, and provided a link for users to cast their votes for the cryptocurrency exchange.
Via its strategic collaboration with Tron, Poloniex will be offering Tron users new features capable of benefiting the blockchain and cryptocurrency world at large, the exchange stated while announcing its interest to run for the Super Representative position.
We are proud to announce our run for #TRON Super Representative (SR)!
Through @Poloniex strategic partnership with @Tronfoundation, we will be able to provide more features, attracting new TRON users to the platform, thus benefiting the #blockchain and #cryptocurrency world. pic.twitter.com/1WNqH4fNlf
— Poloniex Exchange (@Poloniex) November 18, 2019
Poloniex is running for the Tron’s SR position weeks after rumors suggested that Justin Sun is playing the lead role at an investment group behind the acquisition of the exchange.
Although Sun later debunked the claim stating that he’s not buying anything, a livestream of the CEO as published by Poloniex on its twitter account affirms that the millennial CEO is one of the investors that acquired the trading platform.
— Justin Sun (@justinsuntron) October 19, 2019
Poloniex Lists TRX
According to a confirmatory statement by founder Justin Sun, TRX token is now live on Poloniex exchange.
“It’s official now,” Justin Sun tweeted that TRX full trading mode has been activated on Poloniex. This comes after Justin Sun joined in the acquisition of the prominent exchange.