Leaked Emails From BitMEX Lead to Compromised Accounts

Compromised accounts have been traced using email addresses exposed in the recent BitMEX leak. An already known email address was allegedly used to work out login credentials to gain access to less secure accounts. Leaked Emails Already Tested for Weak or Repeated Passwords Comments on social media suggest that the leaked email list is also […]

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Yes, BitMEX Liquidations Caused Bitcoin Price to Crash; Here’s How

Liquidity decline caused by BitMEX’s exchange policy is the main reason behind the latest bitcoin (BTC) price crash, latest analysis suggests.  The bitcoin market bloodbath has continued today, with BTC testing the $7750 support a few hours back. It all began yesterday, with the spread widening on BitMEX and futures contracts getting continuously liquidated. Connecting […]

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BitMEX, Binance Bosses Duke It Out On Twitter

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has sparked the wrath of BitMEX, one of its biggest competitors after claiming to have invented an essential bitcoin trading tool.  Hayes to CZ: Attend My Bitcoin Derivatives Trading 101 In a Twitter debate which continues to play out, Changpeng Zhao, known as CZ in cryptocurrency circles went head to head with […]

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Binance Acquires Cryptocurrency Derivatives Platform JEX

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has acquired China-based Jaxx spot and derivates platform Jaxx for an undisclosed amount.   Binance Continues to Grow The Malta firm announced today that JEX is rebranding to Binance JEX, adding that the acquisition would grant them the rights to manage JEX tokens, the native cryptocurrency of the JEX platform. Excerpts: In a […]

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BitMEX Bitcoin Outflow in July is Worse than Reported

Everybody knows that July was a bad month for one of the world’s largest bitcoin and crypto derivates exchange BitMEX. But they are wrong. July was – evidently – the worst.  New data reveals that the Seychelles-based firm experienced its most damaging net inflows in the said month. Fork Monitor found that BitMEX processed withdrawals […]

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BitMEX Blocks Services in Three Countries amid CFTC Probe –

Cryptocurrency derivatives exchange BitMEX has discontinued offering services to the users of three countries. Fun fact: it has offices in those regions. BitMEX said in a statement issued today that it is limiting access to users residing in Seychelles, Hong Kong, and Bermuda. The Seychelles-based exchange stated that it decided to go ahead with its decision […]

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Bybit VS BitMEX: A No-Frills Comparison for Crypto Derivatives Traders

Trading cryptocurrencies is more interesting than trading equities or other forms of traditional assets. The volatility of cryptocurrencies drives massive price movements that would probably give Wall Street stocks traders a collective heart attack. Trading cryptocurrency derivatives, however, adds another layer of sophistication to cryptocurrency trading because profits or losses tend to be exponentially magnified. […]

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