Get your Coin/Token/Asset listed on barterDEX

Adding a coin to the BarterDEX is as simple as writing one line of code if your coin is a Bitcoin compatible. Below is a breakdown of the information needed from the source code and coin parameters. The first step is to gather all the information below and contact our specialists for review.

For ETH compatibles go to: How to Add new ERC20 Tokens in BarterDEX

The exact steps to be followed for submitting a Pull Request on Github are described here

Coin Spec

The Proposed coin must have support for the following API calls and must have BIP65 implemented.


Information Required


  • Coin Ticker : LTC
  • Coin Name: litecoin
  • rpcport : 9332
  • pubtype : 48
  • taddr : 0
  • p2shtype : 50
  • wiftype : 176
  • txfee : 1000000
  • active : 1

Other info to take note of

  1. Need an icon too. After getting confirmation from our specialists, submit a pull request to the repository:
  2. The file contains all the info required to list the coin in BarterDEX
  3. The explorer repository of the proposed coin also contains some of the info required to connect BarterDEX to the coin’s own explorer infrastructure.
  4. The coin devs will have to send us an amount of the proposed coin to test the swaps with.
  5. Please use the info from the above repo for the newest electrums, explorers and so on
  6. Electrum servers are in the electrums-directory. Every coin has its own file there:

Json Output Example:

{\"coin\":\"LTC\", \"name\": \"litecoin\", \"active\":1, \"rpcport\":9332,\"pubtype\":48, \"p2shtype\":50, \"wiftype\":176, \"txfee\":100000}


For taddr , 1 means yes and 0 means no and it refers to the coin having transparent and zaddresses. Mostly this is for zcash forks.

Search for the information on Github

All of the information and parameters required are normally contained within but not limited to these files (depends on your coin):

Additional Information

  • Lead developer’s Github account:
  • Bitcointalk Account:
  • Information about the team and purpose of the coin:
  • Social Media Accounts

Once the information is gathered, please contact us via email: or #tradebots channel in our Discord (Invite Link: and request a coin addition. Provide us with all the relevant information and our specialists will get in touch.

How to Add new ERC20 Tokens in BarterDEX

Adding ERC20 tokens in BarterDEX is very easy. We just need some information about the token.


  • approve and transferFrom methods are a must for the swaps to work
  • Contract address
  • Ticker Symbol
  • Name of the token
  • CoinMarketCap name (for the autoprice with CMC to work)
  • Token Logo
  • Some tokens for testing
  • rpcport is same for all tokens in BarterDEX

The following is an example using OmiseGo (OMG)

  "coin": "OMG",
  "name": "omisego",
  "fname": "OmiseGo",
  "etomic": "0xd26114cd6EE289AccF82350c8d8487fedB8A0C07",
  "rpcport": 80

Once the information is gathered, please contact us via email or at #etomic channel in our Discord (Invite Link: ) in order to add the information to the BarterDEX and to perform the required test atomic swaps to make sure it performs properly.

You can send some tokens to test to the following BarterDEX test engineers.

Cipi: 0xdf38dd108bab50da564092ad0cd739c4634d963c