BitMEX Overview

  • Founded
  • 2014

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 300

  • Latest Deal Type
  • Grant

  • Latest Deal Amount
  • $10K

  • Investors
  • 2

BitMEX General Information


Operator of a cryptocurrency derivatives trading platform intended to facilitate leveraged trading, perpetual and fixed date contracts. The company's platform offers comprehensive APIs and industry-leading security, enabling users to trade in bitcoin and cryptocurrency derivatives including options and futures.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Accelerator/Incubator Backed
Primary Industry
Financial Software
Other Industries
Other Financial Services
Primary Office
  • Seychelles

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BitMEX Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
3. Grant 14-Apr-2016 $10K 00000 Completed Startup
2. Angel (individual) 31-Dec-2015 00000 00000 Completed Startup
1. Accelerator/Incubator 18-Jul-2015 $30K $30K Completed Startup
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BitMEX Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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Financial Software
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Nassau, Bahamas
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BitMEX Competitors (45)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
FTX Venture Capital-Backed Nassau, Bahamas 000 00.000 00000000000 00.000
00000 Accelerator/Incubator Backed Zug, Switzerland 00 0000 000000000000 0000
0000000 Venture Capital-Backed Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands 000 000.00 00000000000 000.00
00000000 Venture Capital-Backed 000 0000000000 0
000000 Formerly VC-backed Tokyo, Japan 00 00000 000000&0 00000
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BitMEX Executive Team (12)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Ivo Sauter Chief Executive Officer
Stephan Lutz Chief Financial Officer
Raphael Polansky Chief Operating Officer
Ben Delo Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer
Michele Bertacco Chief Marketing Officer
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BitMEX Board Members (2)

Name Representing Role Since
Fernando Luis Vazquez Cao Self Non-Executive Director 000 0000
Wai Chim BitMEX Independent Non-Executive Board Director 000 0000
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BitMEX Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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BitMEX Investors (2)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Tech in Asia VC-Backed Company 000 0000 000000 0
SOSV Venture Capital Minority 000 0000 000000 0
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BitMEX Investments (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000000 24-Mar-2020 00000 0000 000 Financial Software 000000 00
00000 04-Dec-2019 0000000000 Financial Software
Blockfolio 11-Oct-2018 Early Stage VC 000.00 Other Financial Services
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BitMEX Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
0000000000 11-Oct-2018 00000 00000 00 000.00 Completed
  • 16 buyers
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