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Huobi Sees $79 Million Positive Daily Inflows Amid Turbulent Bitcoin Price Movements

During yesterday’s turbulent price movements, most cryptocurrency exchanges recorded notable 24-hour Bitcoin on-chain flows. The Chinese-based Huobi stands above all in terms of inflow with $157M and only $78M out. Huobi’s Impressive 24H Inflows The popular monitoring resource, TokenAnalyst, examined the 24-hour Bitcoin on-chain inflows and outflows of eight of the most popular cryptocurrency exchanges....
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BitMEX Insurance Fund Seems To Be Working As Intended: CryptoQuant

Following the BitMEX Insurance Fund’s continued growth throughout the year, data provider, CryptoQuant, took a deeper look at the derivatives specialist’s on-chain data. Insurance Fund Now Holds 0.18% Of All Bitcoin Over the past 12 months the BitMEX Insurance Fund grew to almost 33.5k BTC, representing a 62% increase from the 20.77k BTC it held...
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Bitcoin’s Next Decade Will Be Shaped by Derivatives

The last five years have been a test phase for bitcoin derivatives, which began tentatively when Bitmex eased into life in 2014. Now, as the cryptoconomy prepares to enter a new decade, derivatives products will play a pivotal role in price discovery. 2020 will be a big year for bitcoin and for the futures markets...
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Ouch: BitMEX Bitcoin Liquidations Neared $20 Billion In 2019

Over the past two years, BitMEX, a prominent Bitcoin derivatives platform, has gained much traction within the cryptocurrency trading community; in 2017, most BTC traders kept to trading on spot exchanges, meaning without leverage, though the tides have changed in the past two years as investors seek more profits.Related Reading: BitMEX Research Predicts Bitcoin Trading...
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BitMEX Research Predicts Bitcoin Trading Between $2K and $15K in 2020

BitMEX is currently the dominant trading platform across the cryptocurrency market, and often speaks to or makes predictions about the state of Bitcoin with enough authority that people do indeed listen up intently.The post appeared first on NewsBTC
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IEOs Just as Shocking as ICOs, BitMEX Data Shows

Tokens that emerged from Initial Exchange Offerings (IEOs) have demonstrated a poor performance this year, according to BitMEX research. Most IEOs Have Failed Despite Bitcoin Surge In May of this year, BitMEX published its first piece of research on IEOs, concluding that the market was doing much better than initial coin offerings (ICOs). In fact,...
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Binance Partnership With FTX Exchange: Follows In The Footsteps Of BitMEX In Futures Trading

Binance continued its growth this year by completing a strategic investment in the cryptocurrency derivatives exchange FTX. By working together and delivering mutually beneficial products, the community wonders if both companies can actually be disrupting the dominance established by other exchanges on the futures market. Binance Invests In FTX The largest cryptocurrency exchange by volume,...
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Bakkt Open Interest Breaks All-Time High as Bitcoin Price Slides

During the most recent slide in Bitcoin (BTC) prices, futures markets caught fire. The Bakkt physical delivery exchange has now reported a new record high in open interest on the platform. Bakkt Open Interest Signals Rapid Funds Inflow Bakkt futures allow for betting both on the upside and the downside of BTC. Now, a bearish...
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Europeans Use BitMEX The Most To Trade Bitcoin Futures: Analysis

In the past month, Europeans became extremely dynamic for bitcoin futures trading on BitMEX. It turns out in the latest data analysis, that Europeans use Bitmex for bitcoin futures trading the most and we can see more about it in the upcoming bitcoin news. Activity is still lower taking into consideration the peak trading periods....
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Europeans Trade Bitcoin Futures the Most on BitMEX: Data

In the past month, European business hours became extremely active for bitcoin futures trading on BitMEX futures.  European Traders Pick Up the Slack on BitMEX New data shows European bitcoin traders became active in the past month, making up the bulk of volumes on the BitMEX  XBT/USD perpetual contract. European hours have been the most...
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Bitcoin Exchange BitMEX Sued for $300 Million by Early Investor

Bitcoin and crypto derivatives behemoth BitMEX is being sued for $300 million for providing false equity information to a couple of early investors.  According to recent reports, BitMEX is in hot soup, and so is the exchange’s founder, Arthur Hayes. The bitcoin futures company and its founder are facing a $300 million lawsuit, which accuses...
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Early Investor Files A $300M Lawsuit Against BitMEX

One of the most popular Bitcoin margin trading exchanges, BitMEX, and its founder, Arthur Hayes, are being sued as per a recent report. The case is for $300 million, and it has been brought up by an early investor, who says he has been stiffed by the company. Law Case Against BitMEX For $300 Million...
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Bitcoin Sees Big Stop Run With Spikes to $7,450, Liquidating Shorts

Crypto markets are depreciating for another day as Bitcoin fails to gain any traction. Volatility appears to be returning as a big spike triggered a lot of liquidation a few hours ago. The overall picture is still very bearish though.BitMEX Bitcoin Manipulation CallsThe slow grind down has continued this week but some spurious action on...
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BitMEX Open Interest Continues To Dictate Crypto Volatility

Bitcoin price is trading within a tight range as of late. Even the few surges here and there in either direction, have resulted in the leading crypto by market cap falling back into the current range.The post appeared first on NewsBTC
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Huge Responsibility: Coinbase Holds Almost 1 Million Bitcoins

The largest cryptocurrency exchange in the U.S., Coinbase, reportedly holds the biggest amount of bitcoins. It has 966k BTC, which is a substantial lead over the other exchanges, as per a recent report. BitMEX and Bitstamp are completing the top three, with 265K and 229K respectively. Coinbase Stores The Most Bitcoins The largest US-based cryptocurrency...
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Bybit CEO: Leaking Clients Data Is A Huge Deal, Especially In Crypto (Exclusive Interview)

The cryptocurrency market has been rather interesting to monitor over the past few months, in the eyes of the typical crypto trader. There’s been a lot of action around the price of Bitcoin, crypto regulations, security, and even institutional interest. Amid all this, Cryptopotato had the chance to do an exclusive interview with Ben Zhou,...
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BitMEX Traders Start Getting Phishing Emails After Data Leak

A new concept of a free crypto school was recently launched by one of the leading VC firms in the cryptocurrency space, Andreessen Horowitz. The seven-week crypto startup school is now scheduled to kick off in February 2020.Meanwhile, the VC firm is well known and present in the Coinbase news, updates on Ripple and is...
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BitMEX Crypto Traders Targeted by Phishing Scams: What the Attacks Look Like

BitMEX traders that had their details leaked as part of a recent privacy breach have started to receive phishing emails. The crypto exchange accidentally disclosed 23,000 of its users’ email addresses earlier this month.A Reddit user disclosed some details about a phishing effort against them in the wake of the leak. An email apparently from...
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The Writing Was On The Wall? Yesterday’s Cash Inflow To BitMEX Could Predict The Bitcoin Drop

Bitcoin’s price finally made a move yesterday, losing around $800 of its value at one point. This came after a few days of consolidation and sideways trading, but could have it been expected? Interestingly enough, BitMEX, the most popular Bitcoin margin trading exchange, recorded an inflow of $28 million worth of BTC in the last...
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Crypto Exchanges Experience Nightmare Week

Crypto exchanges are having a gruesome week, as a growing number of platforms face sudden closures, multi-million dollar hacks and fierce lawsuits. Here’s a breakdown of all the latest exchange action. Last week saw several incidents related to crypto exchanges, further showing that even in 2019, trading crypto holds unforeseen risks. Certainly, exchanges are the...
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BitMEX Reassures: Nothing More Than Emails Have Been Leaked

SpaceX, one of the leaders in the space race, has publicly spoken about its plans to land the Starship on the moon in the next three years – and carry a manned mission soon after. However, just like the company’s plans to develop new technologies, it seems like blockchain in space is a concept that...
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Data shows no increase in Bitcoin withdrawals following BitMEX email leak

Crypto derivatives exchange BitMEX hasn’t seen a major increase in withdrawals following the email leak it experienced last week. With 30,000 emails potentially compromised, the exchange prevented users from emptying their BitMEX balances by temporarily disabling Bitcoin withdrawals during the weekend. BitMEX users seemingly unmoved by email leak In what has now become the biggest...
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Barely a Year In, Nasdaq-Powered DX.Exchange Is Shutting Down

DX.Exchange, the Nasdaq-powered digital trading platform DX.Exchange is temporarily shutting down as the operational costs have become too high. Exactly nine months after opening its doors for business, DX.Exchange, a trading platform powered by Nasdaq, has thrown in the towel due to financial difficulties. Currently, the platform is looking for a buyer or better still...
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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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BitMEX Email Leak: Details of 23,000 Doxxed Emails Now Out

With a leak of at least 23,000 emails, the recent BitMEX email leak was much heavier than expected. An inadvertent message that included lists of emails made the rounds last week, creating a security break for the largest crypto derivatives exchange. 23,000+ Emails Leaked by BitMEX Details of the BitMEX email leak were shared a...
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BitMEX Compromises User Data in Email Gaffe

Early in the day on November 1, 2019, cryptocurrency exchange BitMEX sent a mass email to a large swath of its user base and included their email addresses in the “To” field, thereby compromising their privacy. A screenshot of the email shared on Twitter showed dozens of email addresses visible in an email from BitMEX....
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Disgruntled Crypto Investors Criticize BitMEX As Situation Escalates

Last night, crypto trading platform BitMEX sent around a mass email to its users but failed to hide the recipients of the email, exposing the email addresses of its entire userbase.The post appeared first on NewsBTC
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BitMEX Twitter ‘Hack’ Incites Ominous Warning: ‘Take Your Bitcoin & Run’

“Take your bitcoin and run.” Thus read an ominous warning tweeted out by the official BitMEX account on Friday morning. | Source: CNBC/YouTube (i), HenriqueWestin/Shutterstock.com (ii). Image Edited by CCN. Following the mammoth BitMEX user data leak, the bitcoin exchange’s Twitter account was allegedly hacked. While under the perpetrator’s control, the account tweeted an ominous...
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Crypto Traders Rush to Revamp Their Security After Bitmex Dox

The world’s largest crypto derivatives exchange Bitmex has accidentally doxed tens of thousands of its users. An email newsletter concerning forthcoming updates to Bitmex indices CC’d a large proportion of the company’s mailing list, exposing the addresses of its users to the public. In a second embarrassment, Bitmex had its Twitter account hacked shortly afterward....
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Users’ Privacy at Stake as BitMEX Leaks E-mail Addresses

BitMEX—a globally recognized platform for Bitcoin derivatives has found itself in a debacle after e-mail addresses of many of its users went public. Some BitMEX customers first detected the flaw when they were able to see the e-mail addresses of their counterparts on the same platform after the exchange sent an update e-mail. It so...
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