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At BitMEX we believe that Bitcoin, and crypto in general, is not something that should be reserved for insiders. Bitcoin is open source, accessible, and controlled by...

100x Group Joins Global Digital Finance Patron Board

We are pleased to announce that 100x Group, the holding structure for the BitMEX platform, has joined Global Digital Finance (GDF), the leading industry body championing the...

Increasing Screening of Illicit Activity with Chainalysis

As part of our long-term partnership with Chainalysis, we are deepening our integration with this leading blockchain intelligence provider to bolster our ability to identify, investigate, and...

BitMEX Marks XBT at All Time High with Exceptional Platform Performance, No Overloads

The BitMEX platform performed exceptionally well with zero overloads during the surge in trading throughout yesterday as XBTUSD hit an all time high (ATH) of US$40,567. This...

Update to .BXRP Index Weights

On 15 January 2021 at 04:00:05 UTC, BitMEX will update its .BXRP Index. From today, the hypothetical values of the index with the new weights will be published...

BitMEX Starts 2021 with a Fully Verified Active User Base; User Verification Programme Complete

We’re pleased to confirm that our User Verification Programme has been successfully implemented, making BitMEX one of the largest crypto derivatives exchanges in the world with a...

London 2012 – The Second Bitcoin Conference

Abstract: In this nostalgic look back into Bitcoin’s history, we go back over eight years, to the London Bitcoin Conference of 2012. This report summarises the talks...

Parameter Updates to Maintain a Fair and Orderly Trading Environment

On 16 December 2020 at 01:00 UTC we will make updates to the Impact Notional and Index Price Protection parameters, two factors related to Mark Price, in...

BitMEX Improves Bitcoin Integration

We have delivered a major refresh of the BitMEX custody system that tracks users’ Bitcoin deposits and withdrawals. This update delivers a few key advantages: We use public...

Second Layer Rate Limits Soft Release Now Live

*Please note additional routes are subject to second layer rate limits: POST /api/v1/order/bulk and PUT /api/v1/order/bulk. We have updated our blog and site announcement to reflect the...

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