Bitshares is not a "coin", it's a massive platform for Traders, Entrepreneurs and even Grandma...steemCreated with Sketch.

in #bitshares2 years ago


I don't think anyone would disagree, Bitshares (BTS) has served us as the perfect Point Of Sale network ( for over 5 years now, rock-freakin-solid.

BUT, we now enjoy many more benefits using their platform:

  • Fully decentralised
  • Lightning fast, fully-confirmed, on-chain transactions with 3 second blocks (1.5 sec on average)
  • Full-fledged Decentralised Exchange (DEx) with simple/advanced Trader's Tools
  • No KYC bs
  • Thousands of coins to choose from and trade
  • Free accounts
  • Recently blew through 3,300 transactions per second (see
  • Decentralised order books
  • Prediction markets
  • Multiple block explorers
  • Blockchain logins (check out BEET)
  • Tons of free api nodes you can connect to
  • Supported by multiple Exchanges and Bridges(,, blocktrades, etc)
  • User-issued assets and coin factory
  • Multiple mobile wallets
  • Self-funding blockchain with a multi-million Dollar reserve pool
  • Direct-debit options
  • Weighted, Hierarchical and Deterministic Multi-signing (Multisig) accounts
  • Escrow services
  • Cross-chain HTLC Atomic Swaps
  • 100% free and open source software (FOSS)
  • No counterparty, no middlemen, no permissioned or centralised side-chains needed
  • No KYC crap
  • Affiliate/referral rewards program with discounts and 80% cashback
  • Paper wallets
  • Blinded transactions for privacy
  • 20+ provably-collateralised Smartcoins/Stable-coins
  • Collateralised debt positions (zero-counterparty loans/borrowing of stablecoins (like bitUSD, bitCNY, bitEUR, bitGold, bitSilver, etc))
  • Recurring payments
  • Invoicing and payment Proposal system
  • Scheduled payments
  • Whitelisting/Blacklisting
  • Huge open source repositories and Developer community
  • On-chain voting
  • Human-readable account names/addresses (nathancustomboats, mobile-papa, bobs-bigboy-52, etc)
  • dApp tools and libraries
  • Hacking bounties
  • Decentralised, encrypted messaging
  • 51% Attacks are impossible (see
  • Cold Storage
  • ID Theft is impossible
  • No f*ng KYC, ever.
  • Stakeholder approved funding for your projects or ICO
  • Vesting Balances
  • Barter tools
  • Timed Transfers
  • ..and much more!

Warning: Once you start trading, earning and sending BTS coins and assets around in 3 seconds or less, of any amount, with near-zero fees, you'll be hooked. Slow chains.. tremble.


Try the BiTSy android wallet:

Try the web wallet:

Try the PalmPay point of sale dApp:

Free your mind, leave the system, agorise and decentralise.


i found bts right after steemit - somebody was doing a giveaway - i even managed to make a little profit here and there ;)

niiiice!! yeah we have used their chain for like 5 years already, it's amazing. they don't do much marketing though.

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