Tag Archives: BitMEX

BitMEX CEO’s Call For Double-Digit Ethereum Comes True: ETH At $90

Arthur Hayes: Ethereum (ETH), A “Double Digit S*hitcoin” In late-August of this year, Arthur Hayes, the chief executive at BitMEX, the world’s foremost crypto mercantile exchange, took to his firm’s in-house blog to tout some controversial sentiment. In an extensive post, the former institutional trader began his Ethereum (ETH) bash by telling a personal story, hyperbolized to convey… Read More »

Meet The Man Who’s Building a Commission-Free ‘BitMEX’ [Interview]

Bitcoinist spoke with Adam Todd, CEO of Digitex Futures, a trading platform that aims to become a commission-free, non-custodial ‘BitMEX’ for cryptocurrencies built on Ethereum.  Bitcoinist: What is Digitex Futures? What are you doing that’s different/new? Can you give us your elevator pitch? Adam Todd: Digitex Futures is a commission-free, non-custodial futures exchange. Traders can speculate on the price… Read More »

Why Crypto Traders Might Need to Embrace Shorting Bitcoin (BTC) and Other Cryptocurrencies

Sunday the 25th of November will go down in history as the date Bitcoin (BTC) fell to $3,500 and Ethereum (ETH) went sub $100 when it was valued at $98 only hours ago. These major coins are now valued at $3,866 and $111 as we look forward to the final week of November. In the case of XRP,… Read More »

Bitcoin Cash ‘Hash War’ May Soon End As Losses Near $12M

The total cost of the ongoing ‘hash rate war’ affecting Bitcoin Cash has topped $11.8 million, data from Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency trading platform BitMEX shows. SV Bears Brunt Of Giant Losses Fresh research uploaded to social media November 21 reveals the true extent of the curious phenomenon, in which miners have opted to mine Bitcoin Cash’s two forks… Read More »

At Least 12 $50 Million+ ICOs Still Haven’t Launched Tokens, Says BitMEX Research

At least twelve Initial Coin Offering (ICO) projects that raised over $50 million in their token sales have yet to launch, new data by cryptocurrency trading platform BitMEX revealed Nov. 21. In a mailing list circular, CEO Arthur Hayes identified well-known projects such as Telegram, Filecoin and Overstock’s tZero among the twelve big ticket ICOs still yet to… Read More »

BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes: 2019 to Be ‘Year of Reckoning’ for Major ICO Funds

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn In a recent newsletter, BitMEX CEO revealed research done by BitMEX which listed 12 ICOs that raised more than $50 million in ICO but have yet go live on any secondary exchanges. The tokens listed were: He added: These deals have massive valuations, and many of the most venerated token funds took down large… Read More »

BitMEX Dominating Bitcoin Trading Volume, CEO Arthur Hayes’ $3k the Next Target Now?

Over 41 percent of Bitcoin trading volume is handled by crypto exchange and derivatives trading platform BitMEX. While BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes’ prediction of Bitcoin hitting $5k is realized, $2k or $3K is the next target in line, as per him. With Bakkt postponing its Bitcoin futures contract to next year this just might become a possibility. BitMEX… Read More »

Arthur Hayes’ $5,000 Bitcoin (BTC) Prediction Comes True

Bitcoin (BTC) Hits $5,000 After Sell-Off, BitMEX CEO’s Prophecy Fulfilled In July, as reported by Ethereum World News, Arthur Hayes, the famed chief executive at Hong Kong-based BitMEX, unexpectedly predicted that Bitcoin (BTC) didn’t bottom at $5,800, even while the crypto market’s leading analysts begged to differ. At the time, Hayes, a former Citibank and Deutsche Bank trader/analyst,… Read More »