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 offer 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 surroundings that’s truthful and clear. EQUOS doesn’t market make by itself alternate: costs and liquidity are supplied by unbiased market makers solely, making certain 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 provided by EQUOS, the brand new ETH Perpetual Future can even be underpinned by a Liquidation Platform, with pricing, liquidity and depth supplied by unbiased 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 sensible contracts and decentralized functions. ETH primarily serves as a way of cost for transaction charges and has lately develop into well-liked as a type of collateral for borrowing particular ERC-20 tokens within the decentralized finance sector.
Richard Byworth, CEO of Diginex, commented: “Derivatives, reminiscent of perpetual futures, play a key function within the methods of institutional buyers and are the popular selection for a lot of establishments in terms 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 develop into a one cease store for digital belongings for our consumer base. We’re devoted to driving the speedy development and professionalization of the cryptocurrency derivatives market.”
Neil Sheppard, COO Monetary Providers at Diginex, added: “We now have witnessed a big 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 most effective pursuits of its shoppers.”
Diginex is a digital belongings monetary providers firm targeted on delivering a cryptocurrency and digital belongings ecosystem providing progressive product and providers which might be compliant, truthful 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 warm custodian Digivault and funds enterprise Bletchley Park.
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