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Q2 2021 Index Weights

On 26 March 2021 12:00:05 UTC BitMEX will update its index weights.  From today, the hypothetical values of the indices with the new weights will be published as...

Q2 2021 Quarterly Futures Listings

On 12 March 2021 at 08:00 UTC, we  will list new quarterly futures on the BitMEX platform. The new contracts will be visible on the platform from 11...

Pumping Iron

(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...

100x Group Appoints Stephan Lutz as Chief Financial Officer

It’s our pleasure to announce the appointment of Stephan Lutz as Chief Financial Officer of 100x Group, the holding structure for the BitMEX platform. Stephan, who will...

Sunsetting the ADAUSDT, BNBUSDT, DOTUSDT, EOSUSDT, XTZUSDT, and YFIUSDT Quanto Futures

One of our biggest responsibilities is making sure we provide markets for products that command liquidity and reflect the preferences of our user base.  This sometimes requires us...

100x Group Provides Third Grant To Bitcoin Maintainer Michael Ford

100x Group is delighted to announce our continued financial support to Bitcoin Core maintainer Michael Ford (AKA fanquake)....

BitMEX Platform Hits US$1 Trillion in 365 Day Volume with Excellent Platform Performance

Trading volume on BitMEX eclipsed the equivalent of US$1 trillion over the past 365 days as we recorded two of the highest trading by volume months in...

[Testnet] Delisting the XBTJPY and XBTKRW Futures Contracts

BitMEX Testnet is a great environment to test trading strategies without using real funds. As part of regular housekeeping and to align with contracts listed on the...

Six New Altcoin Perpetual Swaps Launching on BitMEX in March

You asked and we’re answering. We’re introducing six new Altcoin/USDT quanto perpetual contracts to the BitMEX platform in March as we expand our product offering and list perpetual...

BitMEX Engineers Stamp Out Market Data Latency

While XBT soars to all-time highs and volumes spike, we’ve observed excellent trading performance from the BitMEX platform. A big part of the success so far is...

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