Browsing the "BitMEX" Tag

Most ICOs Didn’t Take Funding Hit Despite Ether Price Decline: Research

| Daniel Palmer

Despite the big drops in ether prices since late last year, ICO projects haven't lost money on average, according to new research from BitMEX.

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Bitcoin’s Price Drops $1K in Sharp Break Below $10K

| Nikhilesh De

Bitcoin's price fell more than $1,000 on Wednesday, dropping below $9,500 before recovering back above that level.

Bitcoin’s Parimutuel Problem (Or Why Shorting Doesn’t Pay Today)

| Ash Bennington

Parimutuel betting pools in the cryptocurrency grant traders short exposure, but there are plenty of limitations to this new type of exchange.

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Bitcoin’s Biggest Bull? Arthur Hayes Isn’t Long Crypto – He’s Short Government

| Ash Bennington

Former CitiGroup trader and current crypto bull Arthur Hayes breaks down his investment thesis for blockchain assets.

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BitMex Founder: Grexit Will Not Spark Bitcoin Surge

| Yessi Bello Perez

Bitcoin will not see a surge in Greece following this week's debt payment decision, BitMex's founder has said.

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Ex-Goldman, Paribas Execs Launch Bitcoin Derivatives Exchange

| Joon Ian Wong

A former executive director of Goldman Sachs in London has launched a bitcoin derivatives exchange called Crypto Facilities.

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Markets Weekly: Questions for Bitcoin Price After Torrid Week

| Joon Ian Wong

After a torrid week for the bitcoin price, which saw it trading below $300 and suffering a major exchange outage, questions arise about what's next.

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Markets Weekly: Bitcoin’s New Year Starts With a Crash

| Joon Ian Wong

Bitcoin's price crashed over the New Year weekend, losing $51 over two days. Why?

BitMEX to Launch Bitcoin ‘Fear’ Index

| Joon Ian Wong

Bitcoin's answer to the VIX 'fear index' will soon arrive in the form of a volatility index published by derivatives exchange BitMEX.

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CFTC Chairman: We Have Oversight of Bitcoin Derivatives

| Joon Ian Wong

Bitcoin derivatives fall under the remit of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, the body's chairman has claimed.