December 6, 2022

Talking To Katherine Deng, Founder of MEXC Pioneer and Charlie Hu, Polygon Head of SE Asia and China About the Initiative and its Benefits

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Many of us are already knowledgeable about MEXC Global as a crypto trading platform and now the intro of the MEXC Pioneer program has actually got us much more interested to understand more about MEXC and its various initiatives. We decided to speak to Katherine Deng, creator of MEXC Pioneer to understand more about the program and connect with Pioneer’s newest partner in this effort, Polygon.

Q: Hi Katherine, would you please enlighten our readers about MEXC Global and how it stands apart from other exchanges and trading platforms?

Definitely, we have actually been developed since April 2018, and have more than 7 million users in more than 75 nations around the world. MEXC Global is among the fastest-growing cryptocurrency exchanges with more than 800 tokens in spot trading on our platform. Recently, we have likewise partnered with Bybit to develop an innovative CEX union for over 10 million users to gain from our partnership. We are collaborating closely for quality projects for our joint Launchpad, which indicates the jobs launching on the Launchpad on MEXC Global and Bybit will be vetted by both our professional groups in order to provide our users a much safer and greater opportunity to purchase quality tasks.

Q: Hello There Charlie, would you please enlighten our readers about how a well-established community, Polygon, looks at the MEXC Pioneer’s establishment?

First of all, I actually value the event invitation today from the MEXC Pioneer program. It’s terrific to see that MEXC established this new international Pioneer accelerator initiative to help increase the environment structure with Polygon. From Polygon’s standpoint, we have experienced a big development of ecosystem tasks within Polygon. In 2021, the number of tasks that have actually released on the Polygon network has actually grown from 200 to 3000, based on the recent on-chain report made by Alchemy. With this quick development of environment adoption, we do discover it very challenging to simply respond to our own Polygon official group to provide all the extensive environment support without other community partners’ aid. That’s why the Polygon team really rejoices and grateful to see the MEXC Pioneer program established with such a huge vision and support in the pipeline for Polygon.

Polygon will keep its concentrate on the blockchain network full-stack scaling, with the brand-new focus on the Zk-Rollups, in addition to the adoption layer concentrate on the web3 video gaming and metaverse. Polygon established a different business entity and brand called Polygon Studio which aims to be the worldwide facilitator for web3 gaming, metaverse and NFTs. We hope we can co-build and help with world-class tasks together with the MEXC Pioneer program.

Q : What is MEXC Pioneer everything about?

MEXC Pioneer is a platform designed to provide new projects, innovators and entrepreneurs the tools required to turn their dreams into reality. To assist do this, we are launching a $100 million growth fund to support blockchain technology and facilities projects, specifically those focused on structure cross-chain facilities, NFTs, gaming and decentralized finance systems.

Q: What was the reasoning behind this initiative?

For individuals who are familiar with MEXC Global, we have a strong record in leading projects development, specifically in terms of assisting support brand-new and visionary tasks in taking their primary steps forward. In the past three years, we have supported more than 100 new tasks. These consist of supporting tasks within the environments such as Solana, Polygon, Avalanche and Algorand in their early days. These have actually all gone on to end up being household names around the crypto sphere.

At first, these teams all had huge capacity and execution prowess but needed support– economically and in the form of mentorship. Specifically in the quick advancement of the blockchain space today, we have actually seen there are more and more exceptional developers in this industry with stories of mismatched resources or funding. For this reason, we aim to be their relied on partner supplying the assistance they need, helping bring their ideas to life and working with them throughout their entrepreneurship.

Q: How do you believe the MEXC Pioneer program will assist today’s crypto environment?

[MEXC] The MEXC Pioneer platform and its group will not just finance and support decentralized projects but help to identify, invest, market and construct the communities of the decentralized world’s most skilled developers and groups.

We aren’t just looking to accelerate the adoption and development in the market, but to boost the stability and trust between tasks, neighborhoods and other key players in the industry, while assisting our neighborhoods and partners to grow and grow. We wish to do everything we can to pull the future forward and benefit the higher neighborhood in this journey.

[Polygon] In 2021, we see a great deal of new innovations coming to the market, with strong items and a terrific neighborhood. Polygon has currently supported top DeFi, NFT, GameFi tasks in our environment such as AAVE, Quickswap, OpenSea, Decentraland, Sandbox, Cryptovosels, Aavegotchi, Skyweaver and Zed run and so on.

However we comprehend our resources and bandwidth are limited. We can not keep up the same level of environment assistance to all the upcoming countless brand-new Polygon community projects without partnering with a high-level third-party industrial facilitator, incubator and accelerator, like MEXC Pioneer.

Q: How does one become part of the MEXC Pioneer program, and what can they expect to acquire out of it?

For anybody who is interested in using to the MEXC Pioneer program, please follow our Twitter and site. The registration date for brand-new tasks will be announced shortly.

The chosen jobs will be supplied with tactical capital from the Pioneer growth fund, regular mentorship from advisors who are CEOs and investors from widely known jobs and VCs, as well as marketing assistance from industry-leading influencers who onboarded on the MEXC Pioneer platform. On top of that, jobs will have access to extra value-add operational assistance from MEXC Global’s ecosystem, including PR and marketing, legal, recruitment, and so on.

Q: How does MEXC Pioneer take advantage of the existing MEXC Global facilities for the benefit of taking part tasks?

As mentioned earlier, tasks can benefit from the resources in the MEXC Global environment consisting of PR and marketing, legal, financial and recruitment. This is likewise the special competitive benefit that MEXC Pioneer has, we adopt a diversification strategy by leveraging existing MEXC Global resources, permitting us to supply all-in-one functional services to projects in a variety of DeFi sectors.

Q: What are the various ecosystems that are currently partnering with MEXC Pioneer?

Prior To MEXC Pioneer was officially announced, we currently had truly close relationships in location with Polygon, Avalanche, Solana, and Algorand and we will likewise be partnering with more top communities in the market, in order to offer wider opportunities for skilled and innovative developer teams out there and to add to growing the entire world of decentralized innovation.

Q: Tell us more about MEXC Pioneer and Polygon’s collaborations and partnerships with other projects or businesses

[Polygon] Polygon has a big pipeline of GameFi jobs that are going to be launched by the end of 2021 or Q1 2022. With all these video game tasks launched, we want to see a big development in the daily active users, active wallet addresses and ecosystem activities. We hope the collaboration with MEXC Pioneer can make it more powerful and more scalable in the environment engagement with our users.

Q: Now that we know MEXC is intending on teaming up with Polygon, what can we expect from it, from both sides? Can you each answer this one?

[MEXC] We have actually worked carefully with Polygon in its early stage, with the recent GameFi market buzz, Polygon has already supported a great deal of great tasks in NFT, DeFi, and GameFi. Now that with our $100m development fund particularly focusing on supporting the tasks in the metaverse notion from MEXC Pioneer, and with Polygon Studio introducing, we occur to hold the same view of integrating our strength together into a much better partnership.


MEXC has been extremely supportive in Polygon’s previous hackathon and with many ecosystem job listings such as OneRare, ApeSwap financing, and Step Hero. We wish to discover big, active user bases from MEXC Pioneer from South East Asia, Europe, and Latin America. These regions are really the same active areas as Polygon environment users. Therefore, we believe there is an interesting synergy to co-building the environment and pushing the projects forward together.

Q: Any brand-new announcements or surprises in shop for the crypto community?

[MEXC] There will absolutely be lots of interesting news coming up on our future partnership statements, and we will establish a MEXC Pioneer hackathon early next year, all of our partners within the worlds of equity capital, community development, influencers and media will all be pursuing the very same goal – – bringing the very best tasks into the decentralized world.

[Polygon] We have a few things coming up. The upcoming acquisition of some world-class zk-rollup engineering groups will be revealed soon, stay tuned. Likewise, there is great deals of exciting news on the top-level, triple-A video games originating from Polygon Studio.Q

: Anything else you wish to share with our readers from your point of views towards MEXC Pioneer?

[MEXC] We are so fired up to have the possibility to continue our partnership with Polygon, and additionally, we will be working closer than before in building a platform where all quality task groups can be supported in every method they require, with the assistance of our excellent partner like Polygon.

[Polygon] We hope we can bring fantastic environment projects into the MEXC Pioneer program.

There are some really interesting GameFi, SocialFi, DAO and other new locations of jobs such as SportFi coming out and together we will be at the leading edge of all of them. We will share more information once they are prepared.