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BitMEX x 3Commas: Kicking off the Partners Programme

Never underestimate the power of a great partnership.  We’re proud to announce that 3Commas, a leading automated trading platform, has joined the BitMEX Partners Programme. As part of the...

The Blocksize War – Chapter 7 – Bitcoin Classic

Chapter 7 of the book The Blocksize War is published below. The full book is available on Amazon. As a reminder, 50% of any profits from physical...

Grow Up or Blow Up

Being right is great, but the true trading legends are right and then continue holding their positions until they are RICH. A lot of people lament that, had they bought Bitcoin back some years ago, if they held until today, they would be in a different wealth category.

BitMEX Announces Official Launch of Partner Programme

Today, we’re proud to announce that we are officially launching the BitMEX Partner Programme to more intently focus on expanding the robust network of firms within our...

Increasing ETHUSD Swap Risk Limits for Lower Margin Requirements on Large Positions

We’re always looking to unlock more value for traders. Today, we’re pleased to announce an increase in the risk limits on our ETHUSD swap - a small...

The Blocksize War – Chapter 6 – Lightning Network

Chapter 6 of the book The Blocksize War is published below. The full book is available on Amazon. As a reminder, 50% of any profits from physical...

Further Parameter Updates for a Better Trading Environment

Maintaining a fair and orderly trading environment for our users is very important to us, and we’re always thinking about how we can improve further. As part...

Beyond Derivatives: BitMEX’s Road Ahead

A message from Alexander Höptner, CEO of 100x Group

Spam Order Parameter/ Quote Fill Ratio Update

At 04:20 UTC on 20 April 2021, we reduced the threshold used to detect spam orders from 0.01 XBT to 0.0001 XBT. After this change, accounts with...

Zero Overloads on One of the Biggest Trading Days in Our History

This weekend’s market moves saw Bitcoin as well as the majority of the top ten cryptocurrencies by market capitalisation dip in price by 10 percent or more,...

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