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Project Galaxy, Tron, and Additional ApeCoin ListingsProject Galaxy, Tron, and Additional ApeCoin Listings

Now Live: Project Galaxy, Tron, and Additional ApeCoin Listings

New week, new listings. Users can now trade our new XBT- and USDT-margined Project Galaxy (GAL) and Tron (TRX) listings, and XBT-margined ApeCoin (APE) perpetual contracts -...
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Now Live: Buy, Sell, and Trade Crypto on the BitMEX Spot Exchange Now

Today’s the day. The BitMEX Spot exchange is now live and open for traders to buy, sell, and trade crypto via a fully-fledged orderbook - along with...
Coming Soon: Project Galaxy, Tron, and Additional ApeCoin ListingsComing Soon: Project Galaxy, Tron, and Additional ApeCoin Listings

Coming Soon: Project Galaxy, Tron, and Additional ApeCoin Listings

New week, new listings. Users will soon be able to trade our new XBT- and USDT-margined Project Galaxy (GAL) and Tron (TRX) listings, and XBT-margined ApeCoin (APE)...

Renewal of Gleb Naumenko’s Bitcoin Developer Grant

BitMEX has extended Gleb Naumenko’s Bitcoin developer grant until November 2022, a six month extension from the previous...

Michael Ford Developer Grant

Bitcoin core maintainer Michael Ford (AKA fanquake) has recently joined the Bitcoin development organisation Brink. Please see the announcement below: https://twitter.com/bitcoinbrink/status/1525126445575569409 As a result...
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Luna Brothers, Inc.

(Any views expressed in the below are the personal views of the author and should not form the basis for making investment decisions, nor be construed as...

A complete history of Bitcoin’s consensus forks – 2022 Update

In respone to some requests, in this piece we provide an update to our December 2017 piece "A complete history of Bitcoin’s consensus forks". The updated list...

Why Open Source Matters – Guix

This chapter originally appeared in the book "Bitcoin: A Work In Progress" by Sjors Provoost. Learn more at https://btcwip.com/.

Delisting the LUNAUSD and LUNAUSDT Perpetual Swap Contract

On 12 May 2022 at 20:00 UTC, BitMEX will delist the LUNAUSD and LUNAUSDT Perpetual Swap contracts. The contracts will be settled early at 20:00 UTC on...
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Spot Trading on BitMEX: Your Questions Answered

The launch of our spot exchange is just around the corner, along with the opportunity to win a share in a prize pool worth over $1,000,000 USD.  Last...

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