SINGAPORE, March 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — EQUOS, Diginex’s [Nasdaq:EQOS] institutional-grade cryptocurrency alternate, has right this moment introduced its launch of Ethereum (ETH) Perpetual Futures (ETH/USDC[F]), to supply buyers with the chance to commerce and hedge in all market situations.
This launch follows the EQUOS’ Bitcoin Perpetual Futures (BTC/USDC [F]), which was launched to EQUOS prospects in early January. It’s a part of the persevering with roadmap for EQUOS in its mission to create the industry-leading derivatives buying and selling venue, for each institutional and particular person buyers.
The EQUOS ETH Perpetual Future is designed to permit skilled merchants and institutional buyers to take a directional place on ETH utilizing USDC as collateral, in an setting that’s honest and clear. EQUOS doesn’t market make by itself alternate: costs and liquidity are supplied by impartial market makers solely, guaranteeing equal visibility of the orderbook for all merchants, and permitting EQUOS to supervise all of the exercise on its platform.
Just like the BTC Perpetual Future supplied by EQUOS, the brand new ETH Perpetual Future will even be underpinned by a Liquidation Platform, with pricing, liquidity and depth supplied by impartial market makers. This design additionally permits for extra funds to be retained by the account holder, if liquidations happen above the Zero price, internet of charges.
ETH is the second largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization and is the native token of the Ethereum community, which is designed for good contracts and decentralized purposes. ETH primarily serves as a method of cost for transaction charges and has not too long ago turn out to be widespread as a type of collateral for borrowing particular ERC-20 tokens within the decentralized finance sector.
Richard Byworth, CEO of Diginex, commented: “Derivatives, resembling perpetual futures, play a key position within the methods of institutional buyers and are the popular selection for a lot of establishments in the case of accessing cryptocurrencies. As such, they’re pivotal within the development of the digital asset class. We proceed so as to add product to the platform permitting us to turn out to be a one cease store for digital property for our shopper base. We’re devoted to driving the fast development and professionalization of the cryptocurrency derivatives market.”
Neil Sheppard, COO Monetary Companies at Diginex, added: “Now we have witnessed a major surge in curiosity in spinoff merchandise in current months, with perpetual contracts being sought out by buyers for handy macro place taking, in addition to for threat administration functions. We’re elevating the bar for governance in crypto derivatives, by providing a trusted and compliant ecosystem which operates in the very best pursuits of its purchasers.”
Diginex is a digital property monetary companies firm centered on delivering a cryptocurrency and digital property ecosystem providing revolutionary product and companies which might be compliant, honest and trusted. The group encompasses cryptocurrency alternate EQUOS.io in addition to an over-the-counter buying and selling platform. It additionally provides a front-to-back built-in buying and selling platform, Diginex Entry, a securitization advisory service, Diginex Capital, market main cold and hot custodian Digivault and funds enterprise Bletchley Park.
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