Tag: BitMEX

  • Crypto

    Why Major Bitcoin Exchange BitMEX Was Pressured to Cut Off US Users

    Since BitMEX rocketed to the tip of the crypto market, hosting hundreds of millions of dollars worth of nominal Bitcoin (BTC) trades each and every day, the company has come under pressure from regulators. And while the Asian startup is mostly well-respected, with its chief executive, former stock...

    Nick Chong | January 15, 2019 | 1:00 pm
  • Bitcoin

    BitMEX CEO: Bitcoin Still An Experiment, But Has A Bright Future

    Bitcoin (BTC) isn’t the world’s first stab at digital money. In fact, the idea of running society with digital cash has been around for three decades, if not more. David Chaum, an American cryptographer, founded DigiCash in 1990, but it failed not one decade later. E-gold, a computer-based...

    Nick Chong | January 5, 2019 | 12:00 am
  • Bitcoin

    Happy Tenth Birthday, Bitcoin: BitMEX, Crypto Community Celebrate

    In late-October, NewsBTC reported that Bitcoin turned ten. While this was factually accurate, the world’s first cryptocurrency turns a decade-old yet again on January 3rd, as Satoshi Nakamoto processed the first official block on this exact day, only ten years ago. This industry occurrence didn’t go unnoticed, as crypto...

    Nick Chong | January 3, 2019 | 11:00 am
  • BitMEX

    BitMEX CEO Accurately Called $5,000 Bitcoin in August, Is $2,000 Next?

    Bitcoin has set a new low for 2018, and is now inching closer and closer to BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes’ prediction that Bitcoin will reach $5,000. BitMEX CEO Called for Bitcoin to Test $5K Support, Nails Prediction Outspoken CEO and co-founder of popular margin-trading platform BitMEX has made...

    Tony Spilotro | November 15, 2018 | 5:00 pm
  • Crypto

    Analysis of the Global Crypto Exchange Market in Infographics

    In its attempt to present the ecosystem of crypto exchanges, BitMEX has published in-depth research into how these exchanges work. According to their recent tweet, various exchanges were evaluated by using different types of metrics, like web traffic, security policies, and more. In depth report into the crypto...

    Ali Raza | November 7, 2018 | 5:20 pm
  • BitMEX

    BitMEX Publishes Analytics Website to Monitor BTC and BCH Hard Forks

    The Bitcoin Mercantile Exchange, or BitMEX for short, has launched a website to monitor activity on both the original Bitcoin chain and the Bitcoin Cash hard fork. The leadership of the cryptocurrency and derivatives trading platform believes the service called ForkMonitor.info will be useful in determining levels of...

    Rick D. | November 5, 2018 | 6:45 pm
  • Hayes

    Could the Bear Market Last 18 Months? The CEO of BitMEX Thinks So

    The CEO of popular crypto derivatives exchange BitMEX has stated that he thinks the current bear market could last until spring 2020. Arthur Hayes has been calling for lower prices for most of 2018, but thinks all-time highs could be easily achieved pending significant news events. Arthur Hayes...

    Rick D. | October 31, 2018 | 11:00 pm
  • Cryptocurrencies

    Hong Kong to Propose Regulation for Cryptocurrency Trading

    Hong Kong’s financial watchdog is looking to tighten investor protection by regulating cryptocurrency trading platforms. The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC), however, is limited by its legal regulatory reach of securities only, according to Carlson Tong Ka-shing, the outgoing chairman. Outgoing SFC Chairman Says Ban on Cryptocurrency Trading “Will...

    Ricardo Esteves | October 15, 2018 | 11:30 pm
  • BitMEX

    BitMEX Appoints Hong Kong Regulator to Position of Chief Operating Officer

    In an effort to help them navigate the global regulatory landscape, BitMEX, one of the planet’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, has appointed Angelina Kwan to the position of chief operating officer. Kwan is something of a veteran in the Hong Kong financial regulation space. Regulatory Expert Angelina Kwan Drafted...

    Rick D. | October 2, 2018 | 9:00 pm

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