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100x Group Appoints Alexander Höptner As Chief Executive Officer

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Alexander Höptner as the new Chief Executive Officer of 100x Group, the holding group for HDR Global Trading Limited,...

100x Group provides grants of over US$215,000 to µWebSockets developer Alex Hultman

100x Group are delighted to announce our continued financial support to open source developer Alex Hultman for his work on µWS. The...

Platform Performance Update

With bitcoin approaching all-time highs followed by the “Thanksgiving slump” sell-off, it’s been an extremely active week for crypto trading, so we wanted to share a short...

One Week Reminder to Complete User Verification before 4 December Deadline

There’s just one more week to go until the 4 December 2020 00:00 UTC deadline for our accelerated User Verification Programme. BitMEX users who have not yet...

Mitigating Channel Jamming with Stake Certificates

Abstract: In this post, 100x Group grantee Gleb Naumenko and Antoine Riard explore a different approach to channel jamming mitigation. They are suggesting using UTXO ownership proofs...

100x Group provides $20,000 grant to develop the open source Pidgin chat program

100x Group is delighted to announce that it is providing a US$20,000 grant to Gary Kramlich to develop the open source instant...

Important User Verification Deadline on 4 December 2020

BitMEX users who have not yet verified have two more weeks to do so in order to continue trading, maintaining open positions, or withdrawing funds from the...

Introducing the Hybrid Composite Index

As part of our continuous improvements to the BitMEX Index, we are introducing the Hybrid Composite Index to our index methodology. A Hybrid Composite Index sources prices...

Adding Refinitiv World-Check One to Our Compliance Toolbox

We are enhancing our anti-financial crime capabilities with the addition of World-Check One to the suite of tools we use as part of our compliance procedures. The World-Check...

BitMEX Bolsters Anti Money Laundering and Trade Surveillance Monitoring

We can confirm that we’ve partnered with Eventus Systems to support our trade surveillance and anti money laundering (AML) transaction capabilities. This partnership is an important part...

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