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July 15, 2019

Next-gen of futures trading

Ever since Ethereum coined the term “ICO” (Initial Coin Offerings), based on IPO (Initial Public Offerings) from the traditional stock market, ways of raising money in the crypto space have emerged both endlessly and strangely. IFO (Initial Fork Offerings), IMO (Initial Mining Offerings), IEO (Initial Exchange Offerings), etc… Too many to enumerate. It feels like […]

July 15, 2019

CoinFLEX Trading Guide

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July 9, 2019


What is FLEX? How can I get them? What can I do with FLEX? Read this FLEX Coin FAQ, to find all the answers you were looking for! 1. What is FLEX Coin? FLEX Coin is the platform coin issued to reward the traders on CoinFLEX trading platform. 2. How can I get FLEX? Whenever […]

July 9, 2019

Removal of ETH and BCH from FLEX issuance’s Qualifying Markets list

Dear FLEXers, In order to concentrate and build out liquidity in BTC, we’re going to be removing ETH and BCH from the list of Qualifying Markets that count towards your FLEX issuance for the time being. Main reasoning is that the BTC volumes have grown massively and we want to continue focussing on their growth […]

June 4, 2019

Trap of the funding rates: Perpetual Swaps v.s. Futures

With the rapid development of the digital asset industry in recent years, the corresponding derivatives market has become more prosperous. Various derivatives exchanges are also beginning to offer a wider variety of products. BitMEX launched the Bitcoin perpetual futures contract in May 2016. Other industry organizations have also followed suit. As the name suggests, a […]

May 20, 2019

CoinFLEX Affiliate Program!

Dear FLEXers We are excited to announce that our Affiliate Program is now LIVE! To accelerate our growth and reward you for recommendations, CoinFLEX offers an Affiliate Program which gives benefits to the Affiliate (that’s you) as well as their Followers. You (the Affiliate) will receive 50% of trade fees paid by your Followers. Your […]

March 21, 2019

CoinFLEX: Who are we, where are we going, and why?

My Origins I decided 6 years ago (in 2012) that bitcoin exchanges were the most fascinating problem in the world to solve and that I wanted to devote all my efforts and energy to the space of liquidity in the “bitcoin industry”. Simply nothing seemed as fascinating as a currency with the potential to become […]

March 4, 2019

Singularity Finance: Physically Delivered Futures Exchange CoinFLEX Starts Offering Contracts to Asian Investors

To compete with Bakkt on physical-delivery Bitcoin (BTC) futures, CoinFLEX, a new spin-off from London- based exchange Coinfloor, registered in Seychelles, headquartered in Hong Kong, plans to offer futures and spot contracts for three of the most liquid digital assets — Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, and Ethereum with 20x leverage to retail investors in March. To Bring the […]

March 3, 2019

Physical Delivery vs Cash Settlement (Adoption vs Market Manipulation)

Perpetual swaps are a popular instrument in crypto. They are a cash settled future that auto-rolls every user’s position and uses spot markets to imply a funding rate to keep the contract in line with spot. These cash settled futures have huge problems with manipulation, hidden costs and any longer term form of trading, which […]

February 20, 2019

Traditional Futures vs Crypto Futures Exchanges

Traditional futures enable great things. For example, buying 40 times the amount of Gold as you have dollars to support or hedging interest rates all the way out to 5 years in the future. However, they are by no means perfect and are a slow moving industry heavily tied to existing ways of doing things […]

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