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AllXBTUSD37832.5-3.87%XBTEUR32000.0-4.04%XBTU2138000.5-4.22%XBTZ2138969.5-3.94%XBTEURU2132055.5-4.42%AAVEUSDT290.79-12.94%ADAUSDT1.25028-7.25%ADAU210.00003213-3.37%DEFIMEXUSD99.54-6.78%ALTMEXUSD96.81-5.52%BCHUSD489.95-3.39%BCHU210.012853+0.18%BNBUSDT306.45-4.01%DOGEUSDT0.19962-9.84%DOTUSDT13.8640-6.91%EOSUSDT3.7000-5.55%EOSU210.00009477-2.00%ETHUSD2234.50-5.62%ETHUSDU212486.95-6.47%ETHU210.05890-2.89%FILUSDT47.78-7.89%LINKUSDT18.7725-4.60%LTCUSD132.73-4.03%LTCU210.003450-0.43%MATICUSDT0.9975-9.77%SOLUSDT27.356-10.10%SUSHIUSDT7.946-13.13%UNIUSDT18.329-7.28%TRXUSDT0.05855-7.20%TRXU210.0000015100-1.31%XRPUSD0.6313-4.88%XRPU210.00001639-1.09%VETUSDT0.08166-6.20%XLMUSDT0.26044-6.01%.BXBT37808.16-4.00%.BETH2231.55-5.80%.BVOL24H5.82-25.29%Funding: 02:15:37 @ -0.0406%Time: 5:44:22 PM UTC
ETHU21: Contract Specification
ETHU21 is in the ETH (Ethereum) series.
The expiry month code is U (September).
ETHU21 expires in 2021.


ETHU21 is a ETH/XBT futures contract settling on the .BETHXBT30M Index. Each contract has a value equal to its price in Bitcoin.

Expiry: Sep 24, 2021, 12:00:00 PM, subject to Early Settlement.Maximum Initial Leverage: 50x
Maximum Maintenance Leverage: 142.86x

View the BitMEX Futures Contracts Guide

Full Contract Details

Ticker RootETHU21: September 2021 (See Month Codes Reference)
Expiry DateSep 24, 2021, 12:00:00 PM, subject to Early Settlement.
Initial Margin2.00% + Entry Taker Fee + Exit Taker Fee
Maint. Margin0.70% + Exit Taker Fee
Mark Price0.05883
Auto-Deleveraging EnabledYes: This contract is highly speculative and manages loss through auto-deleveraging.
Mark MethodFairPrice
Fair Basis-0.00019
Fair Basis Rate-2%
Fair Basis CalculationThis instrument is marked using the Impact Mid Price method.
Risk Limit50 XBT
Risk Step50 XBT
Open Interest5,480
24H Turnover56.5655 XBT
Total Volume40,847
TypeSettled in XBT, quoted in XBT
Contract Size1 ETH (Currently 0.05883000 XBT per contract)
SettlementThis contract settles on the .BETHXBT30M Index value as of the Sep 24, 12:00 PM (12:00:00 PM UTC). Subject to Early Settlement.
CommissionSee the Fees Reference for more details.
Minimum Price Increment0.00001 XBT
Max Price1,000
Max Order Quantity10,000
Lot Size1