Aphelion Closes Down Its NEO-based DEX

Non-custodial crypto exchange Aphelion, which operates a token with the same name, announced yesterday that it was closing down its mainnet platform.


In fact, Aphelion halted the trading services on all pairs prior to providing any public announcement. On Monday, October 7, traders could no longer open positions on Aphelion’s peer-to-peer (P2P) trading platform, except for the NEO/GAS pair. Instead, they could see the following notification:

The market is currently closed for trading. Please use the controls below to cancel your orders and withdraw your funds from the contract back to your wallet.

The official announcement came earlier today, with Aphelion expressing its disappointment. Interestingly, the platform’s Medium and Facebook profiles were recently deleted. Nevertheless, the Twitter post is still live. Read More...