23 February, 2024



Crypto Buzz: Binance Lists JUP, WEN Tokens Stir Solana Ecosystem

3 weeks ago

31 Jan, 2024

  • Binance lists JUP at 0 BNB, boosting its accessibility and utility with Isolated Margin trading pairs.
  • WEN’s surge and high trading volume reflect strong market interest, despite a recent 34.82% dip.
  • Unclaimed WEN set for burn, potentially increasing value; 345,492 holders remain optimistic about future growth.

Binance, a leading cryptocurrency exchange, has recently decided to list Jupiter (JUP) on its platform, introducing various spot trading pairs for users. With Jupiter currently trading at $0.017292, users can now begin depositing JUP in preparation for trading. 

Remarkably, the listing fee for JUP has been set at 0 BNB, indicating a welcoming gesture for the new asset. Furthermore, Binance plans to incorporate JUP as a borrowable asset in its Isolated Margin trading pairs, enhancing its accessibility and utility within 48 hours of the announcement.

Concurrently, the Solana-based meme coin, WEN, has witnessed a significant surge in value of 16.75% to $0.000002, as per CoinMarketCap data. The initial distribution of WEN tokens was part of a launchpad airdrop by Jupiter, a decentralized exchange on Solana, marking the beginning of its circulation.

The airdrop event led to the distribution of 643,652 WEN tokens to over a million Solana wallet holders, catalyzing a substantial increase in market capitalization from $54.6 million at launch. Despite some wallet holders potentially selling their airdropped tokens, the market activity suggests a strong buying interest from other parties. This trend is further evidenced by WEN’s 24-hour trading volume surpassing that of Shiba Inu (SHIB), with WEN reaching $115.08 million compared to SHIB’s $88.60 million.

Dune Analytics provided insights into the WEN token claim rate, revealing that 57.60% of the tokens have been claimed, representing 403.25 billion. However, 42.40% of the tokens remain unclaimed, with their value estimated at $41.14 million at the time of reporting. The unclaimed tokens are set for a burn event unless claimed by the end of January 29, reducing their availability and potentially impacting the token’s market dynamics.

The cryptocurrency community has shown a keen interest in the developments around WEN and JUP. With 345,492 identified WEN holders, the sentiment around the token remains positive, with many opting not to sell in anticipation of potential value appreciation, especially in light of the planned token burn. This optimism is also tied to the upcoming launch of JUP, Jupiter’s native token, which aims further to engage the community through airdrops and interactive exchange activities.

These developments underscore a vibrant period in the cryptocurrency market, characterized by innovative token distribution strategies and community engagement efforts. The listing of JUP by Binance highlights the dynamic nature of the digital asset landscape and the continuous evolution of exchange platforms and token ecosystems.