We’re excited to report that BitMEX has reached all-time highs in trading volume in the last week. As trading volume increases, we are making optimizations to our trading engine and processes.
We expect to land many major optimizations in the coming days. Most will not have any visible changes, but the following may affect API connectors:
midPricewill now be made on a 5 second timer, rather than on every update to the best bid/offer.
For most consumers, this should not cause an issue. If you need up-to-the-millisecond quote data, please use the
quote subscription in the future. The quote feed has been present for years and always contains the best bid/ask:
This change will be effective Monday, May 29 at 12:00 UTC.
Thank you to our loyal traders for being a part of our growth!
There are a bunch of new features launching today. Let’s get right into it:
Unrealised PNLto view.
0.01), we now show an average entry price rounded to the more precise size.
partialcame through. This has been fixed.
This month, we’ve added a few new features to the UI:
Unrealised PNLcan now be hovered upon, which will give you an idea of your PNL if you were to exit at market.
As always, contact us in the trollbox or at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any problems or feature requests!
The following will be effective 2 May 2017 12:00 UTC:
The following contracts are now available for trading: