Launched on May 26, 2020, EQONEX is a centralized cryptocurrency exchange based in Singapore. The parent company, Diginex, is the first Nasdaq-listed company with a cryptocurrency exchange (Nasdaq: EQOS). EQONEX operates out of Singapore on a temporary exemption from the Monetary Authority of Singapore pending its license application under the Money Services Act. EQONEX's first native EQO token was launched on April 8, 2021. EQOs receive a number of unique benefits, including reduced trading fees, access to future airdrops, staking rewards, guarantees against derivative transactions, and increased interest in crypto loans.