We are proud to announce that a Ripple USD (XRPUSD) quanto swap will be launched on Wednesday 5 February 2020. Contract details will be available on Testnet on Friday 24 January 2020. More details to follow.
In addition, all UPs and DOWNs contracts will be delisted on 31 January 2020 at 12:00 UTC.
For more information about this announcement, please see our blog post.
If you have any questions regarding this announcement, please contact Support via our contact form.
On 13 December 2019 at 08:30 UTC, BitMEX will list new quarterly futures. Please see our blog post for listings and settlements for current and upcoming futures contracts for Q1 2020.
On 27 December 2019 at 12:00:05 UTC, BitMEX will update its indices across all products. The affected indices will be: .BXBT, .BETH, .BETHXBT, .BXRPXBT, .BBCHXBT, .BLTCXBT, .BEOSXBT, .BADAXBT and .BTRXXBT.
Please note that the hypothetical values of the indices with the new weights are published as the “NEXT” index family (Eg .BXBT_NEXT).
Effective 28 November 2019 at 02:00 UTC, BitMEX will temporarily remove Binance from its .BBCHXBT index in response to Binance’s scheduled symbol change. This Binance symbol change is expected to take 8 hours and will affect the BitMEX .BBCHXBT index only. Binance will be reintroduced as a constituent of .BBCHXBT once trading on Binance has resumed.
Please see our blog post for for further details, including this information in other languages.