OKEx Trades Over $2.4Bn in Crypto Derivatives in 24 Hours, Tops BitMEX

OKEx just hit a record in crypto derivatives trading, knocking BitMEX off the top spot.  Turning Things Around OKEx ended last year amid a deluge of criticism from angry traders. Not only was the Asian-turned-Malta-based exchange called out for market manipulation when it forced the early settlement of BCH futures, without warning, right before the […]

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Crypto Exchanges Turn to Dubious Tactics to Offset 80% Volume Plunge

With trading volumes a whopping 80% lower than their January peak, some of the biggest trading exchanges are implementing controversial practices to stay profitable.  Exchange Listing Fees:  Pay to Play From the ‘stick’ of listing fees to encouraging ‘carrots’, the crypto exchanges are finding ways to get their money. Exchanges such as Binance (the world’s largest […]

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