CryptoCompare and BitMEX Partner on Cryptocurrency Futures Data



2019-06-10

– Data to be streamed on Refinitiv’s Eikon terminal, providing financial market professionals with a competitive edge –

London, 10th June 2019 – CryptoCompare, the leading provider of cryptocurrency data and indices, and BitMEX, the world’s most advanced cryptocurrency derivatives platform, today announced a partnership to deliver a definitive, real-time cryptocurrency futures dataset to institutional investors via the Refinitiv Eikon terminal.

The BitMEX dataset, sourced from the largest and most liquid cryptocurrency futures marketplace in the world, will be delivered to Refinitiv via the CryptoCompare contributions conduit and integrated into Eikon.

CryptoCompare has a long-standing strategic partnership with Refinitiv, one of the largest financial market data providers, delivering cryptocurrency order book and trade data sourced from a deep pool of trusted exchanges globally. The CryptoCompare-Refinitiv partnership offers exchanges and information providers a seamless way to contribute data to Refinitiv without the need for a costly and time-consuming integration and onboarding process.

BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes, said:

“When it comes to trading, good decision-making depends on access to solid data insights. We are pleased to deliver a new wealth of data on cryptocurrency futures for institutional investors that can contribute to their overall confidence throughout their decision-making process.”

Charles Hayter, Co-Founder and CEO of CryptoCompare, said:

“We are excited to enter into a partnership with BitMEX, one of the world’s most innovative financial products providers, to bring a real-time, high quality dataset to professional investors on the Refinitiv Eikon terminal. Our partnership will increase transparency and confidence in the cryptocurrency markets which in turn will attract greater institutional participation in the digital asset class.”

Contact
Teresa Chick
tchick@cryptocompare.com
 
Contact
Samuel Lim
bitmex@wachsman.com

About CryptoCompare

CryptoCompare is the leading provider of cryptocurrency data and indices. Institutional and retail investors rely on the company for real-time, high quality data spanning 5,800+ coins and 270,000+ currency pairs globally.
 
By aggregating and analysing tick data from globally recognised exchanges and seamlessly integrating multiple datasets, CryptoCompare provides a comprehensive, granular overview of the cryptocurrency market across trade, order book, historical, social and blockchain data. 
 
CryptoCompare is at the forefront of industry efforts to provide definitive datasets that can be relied on to make investment decisions.  The company adheres to rigorous standards to safeguard data integrity and promote confidence in the market.  For more information, please visit https://www.cryptocompare.com.

About BitMEX

BitMEX is the world’s most advanced cryptocurrency derivatives trading platform. BitMEX offers commercial hedgers, cryptocurrency miners, and professional investors and traders the ability to exchange cryptocurrency risk. Harnessing the financial derivatives experience of its staff, BitMEX was formed in early 2014. BitMEX’s mission is to professionalize the trading of cryptocurrency derivatives. By offering a fast, safe, and liquid way to hedge cryptocurrency vs. fiat currency risk, BitMEX hopes to spur cryptocurrency adoption by consumers and merchants. For more information, visit www.bitmex.com.

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