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ADA, BNB, DOGE, DOT, and FIL Quanto Perpetuals: New Listing and Early Settlement of...

To reconcile contract naming conventions on the platform, BitMEX will list four new ADAUSD, BNBUSD, DOGEUSD, and DOTUSD Perpetual Swaps on 29 September 2021 at 04:00 UTC...

BitMEX 2021 Open Source Developer Grants

BitMEX is delighted to announce that we have awarded two new open source Bitcoin developer grants to Rene Pickhardt and Chris Coverdale....

XBTV21 Monthly Futures Listing

On 23 September 2021 at 04:00 UTC, we listed our new monthly XBT futures on BitMEX. Please see the table below for the listing and settlement dates of...

The LUNAUSD Quanto Perpetual – Trading Now On BitMEX

If you’ve been paying attention to crypto markets at all this year, you’re bound to have heard of LUNA. Its meteoric rise in 2021 has made it...

Korean Language Materials on BitMEX

With the introduction of new local regulatory requirements in South Korea on 24 September 2021, BitMEX is removing Korean language materials from its website and trading platform....

Leverage is Not the Enemy

A message from Alexander Höptner, CEO of BitMEX Reader beware: the following piece contains unpopular opinions, but it will make you think.  It’s such an interesting time to be...

Q4 2021 Basket Index Weights

On 24 September 2021 at 12:00:05 UTC BitMEX will update the Index Multipliers of basket indices.  The Index Multipliers will be scaled based on the Conditional Index Multipliers...

Certified Rare

Digital artworks enabled with NFT technology and hosted on public blockchains, hereafter referred to as NFTs, beg  the latest iteration of the question “what is art, and what is trash?”. When the less affluent witness immense sums spent on squiggles on a canvas, or pixelated faces, they cry “what a waste”.

Ethereum’s Proof of Stake System – Calculating Penalties & Rewards

Abstract After launching our Ethereum Proof of Stake (PoS) validator node a few weeks ago, in our first detailed look at the PoS system,...

Are YGMI? Flex with BitMEX’s First Ever NFT Drop

We could go on for days about how NFTs are a unique fusion of art, technology, and investment, but let’s face it. When push comes to shove,...

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