Court transcripts have revealed that BitMEX’s fugitive executives Arthur Hayes and Ben Delo are negotiating a surrender with U.S. authorities.
BitMex is a peer-to-peer cryptocurrency exchange offering contracts with credit support. The BitMex exchange was founded in 2014 by Arthur Hayes. On BitMex, deals are available only in Bitcoin. BitMex has a list of the most popular altcoins, their prices, however, are set in Bitcoin as well. The official website is available in five languages: English, Chinese, Japanese, Korean and Russian. The BitMex platform doesn’t work with fiat currencies. Some crypto products are available on BitMex, such as futures and indefinite contracts. The main trading interface is divided into three zones, including setting orders zone, tools zone and analytics zone. A list of BitMex fees for futures and contracts is available on the official website.
Former BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes has called on all legacy traders to “opt-out” of legacy trading platforms and embrace the “Crypto Capital Markets.”5119
Once reportedly the highest-paid executive at the Bank of China, Wai Kin Chim has joined BitMEX’s parent firm as an independent non-executive board director.3284
The trader was both lying to investors and using an unregistered derivatives strategy on BitMEX.8509
BitMEX’s parent company has joined Global Digital Finance, or GDF, a major industry association advocating for the adoption of digital assets.13668
BitMEX Research has identified what it believes to be a double-spent Bitcoin transaction... worth $21.87594
The SEC's incoming chair predicted the crackdown on crypto exchanges over AML concerns back in 2018. See what other insight he had.10380
If you can't beat 'em, join 'em? BitMex onboards more aggressive Chainalysis measures in advance of a response to the CFTC.10313
Equos has introduced a Bitcoin perpetual futures contract.8835
Controversial crypto derivatives trading platform BitMEX says its entire user base has completed the obligatory Know Your Customer process.4530
Pressured by U.S. authorities, more foreign exchanges are blocking American investors, but are vague U.S. regulations the real problem?13007
A decentralized exchange says that users don’t need to complete Know Your Customer checks because of how it’s based on a smart contract.5942
Amid ongoing legal action from U.S. authorities, the company behind Bitmex — 100x — has announced a new CEO.13622
Data shows Bitcoin has a pattern of sharply correcting after the open interest on BTC futures tops $1 billion.36623
CZ admits it's not always easy weeding out US traders from the global Binance exchange.17370