Tag: margin trading

Margin Trading And Lending On The Crypto Market

In recent years, many of you who are interested in crypto, probably have noticed the continuous growth of the number of new exchange products that help earn from lending and margin trade. In case, there are unknown terms, a short note: Margin trading is trade with the help of borrowed funds. Turning to the details,  when a trader takes out a loan on collateral and sell borrowed funds. After that, …
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Here’s why Margin Trading can Cost you an Arm and a Leg

In the cryptocurrency world, most people are in it to make money. Although some users will say they believe in the technology, they represent a minority among the current community base. When trying to make money with Bitcoin and select altcoins, margin trading becomes a very appealing option. However, there are several crucial reasons as to why this option should be ignored, especially by novice users.  Don’t Play With Other …
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GDAX Bails out Margin Traders Affected by Ethereum Flash Crash

It appears as if the GDAX exchange has come to a conclusion regarding the recent Ethereum flash crash earlier this week. A lot of margin traders were not too happy about this development, resulting in hefty financial losses. GDAX immediately started an investigation to see whether or not something went wrong on their end. That is not the case, yet it appears the company will let affected users restore the …
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Huobi Resumes Bitcoin Margin Trading with 10,000 CNY Limit per user

Chinese Bitcoin exchanges are under increased scrutiny by the Chinese government. Huobi, one of the major Chinese cryptocurrency exchange platforms, has reactivate margin trading. However, the limit is a lot smaller than it used to be. As of right now, traders will hit a margin trading limit at 100,000 CNY, instead of 10 million CNY. It is unclear if this is a result of the scrutiny by the PBOC, but …
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