Caspian Partners with BitMEX, Bitcoin’s most advanced trading platform
May 24, 2018 By: Payment Week
Hong Kong – 23 May 2018 – Caspian, the full-stack crypto trading, portfolio and risk management platform for institutional and sophisticated investors, has today announced its partnership with BitMEX (Bitcoin Mercantile Exchange) Bitcoin’s most advanced peer-to-peer trading platform in order to further support and facilitate institutional investment’s move into crypto trading.
BitMEX offers 100x leveraged trading of Bitcoin, Bitcoin futures, and swaps, along with altcoin futures for Ethereum, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash, and Ripple, and 300% more Bitcoin/USD liquidity than any other platform. Over the last 30 days the average trading volume was $3 billion.
Uniquely, BitMEX offers financial products that give retail investors access to the global markets using financial products powered by Bitcoin.
Co-Founder and CEO of BitMEX, Arthur Hayes said: “As our trading engine was built using the same technology used by investment banks and hedge funds, BitMEX employs the latest in multi-factor security, inside and out, making us the ideal partner for Caspian, in their quest to facilitate institutional investment in crypto.”
Caspian is a solution that addresses the needs of sophisticated traders and asset managers by offering a full suite covering the life cycle of the trade. The system enables investors to track performance, stay within their compliance limits, and understand their risk and exposure. The unified trading module enables trading across multiple exchanges and utilise algorithms to reduce slippage and improve performance.
“Our aim at Caspian is to drive exponential growth in crypto-trading participation amongst institutional and sophisticated investors. The partnership with BitMEX will help us to reach out to sophisticated traders in the knowledge that BitMEX employs the latest in multi-factor security – a issue of increasing interest to our target market ” said Robert Dykes, CEO of Caspian.
Caspian is a full-stack crypto asset management platform tying together the biggest crypto exchanges in a single interface. The platform also offers compliance, algorithms, portfolio management, risk and reporting. Led by an experienced team of developers, and leveraging the capabilities and resources of two existing, successful financial businesses as its co-build partners, Caspian is building an ecosystem that enables sophisticated traders to operate more efficiently and improve their performance.
BitMEX:BitMEX is a Peer-to-Peer Trading Platform that offers leveraged contracts that are bought and sold in Bitcoin only. All profit and loss is in Bitcoin, even when buying and selling altcoin contracts – BitMEX does not handle fiat currency and allows trading with a high amount of leverage.