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What is Hive (HIVE)?

Hive was launched in March 2020 as a community hard-fork of STEEM. It is a fully decentralized, scalable, and Graphene-based social blockchain platform designed for Web 3.0 compatibility. Hive leverages a Delegated Proof of Stake (DPoS) consensus protocol while enabling rapid transactions with a three-second settlement time. Its innovative stake-based Resource Credit mechanism, which effectively replaces transaction fees, supports the ecosystem’s zero-fee model. Moreover, Hive facilitates timely and seamless monetization of users’ stored content, thereby incentivizing adoption across multiple levels. The project’s roadmap features a Smart Media Token integration, envisioning an optimally incentivized ecosystem that drives user participation in content publishing and circulation. HIVE is one of the platform’s two native crypto assets, the other being Hive Backed Dollars (HBD).

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the best place to buy Hive?

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Is Swyftx Safe to buy Hive?

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Swyftx is a AUSTRAC registered exchange that conducts regular security audits and maintains strict compliance with Australian Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Laws.

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How is the price of HIVE determined?

The price of HIVE is determined by the forces of supply and demand in the market. Similar to other assets, the price of Bitcoin is determined by the number of buyers and sellers in the market at any given time.

Some significant factors that can influence the demand for Bitcoin are adoption rates, Macro economic factors, News events, upgrades and advancements in its tech and investor sentiment.

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Swyftx also allows you to deposit cryptocurrency from another wallet into your account.

Can I buy Hive with credit card?

Swyftx does not allow you to directly buy Hive with credit card, however, we do support credit and debit card deposits. Once your deposit has arrived in your account, you can then buy HIVE instantly.

What are Swyftx's trading fees?

Swyftx has a trading fee of 0.6% for all buy and sell orders. In addition to the trading fee, Swyftx applies a spread to each cryptocurrency trade.

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