May 20, 2022

Deribit begins rollout of its USDC priced suite of perpetuals with BTC-USDC

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Deribit, the popular crypto derivatives exchange, has actually announced the start and very first instrument launch date of its USDC-based set of margined products.

Showing up this Wednesday, March 9th at 1 PM UTC, a BTC-USDC-perpetual will be noted.

A shortlist of USDC products Deribit strategies to launch can be found listed below:

Note, the exchange’s USDC wallet was opened on February, 23th 2022 when all clients got a free trading fee balance of USDC 100.

Some launch notices:

  • USDC linear will allow users to trade one collateral for several various possessions; clients can use USDC to trade numerous instruments without transferring each instrument (e.g. BTC or ETH as collateral).
  • Trading and especially the P&L for direct products is considered easier and more intuitive compared to inverted products.
  • The USDC address on Deribit is based on the ERC20 USDC (Ethereum network).
  • Deribit’s Swap functionality will release when the first instrument is tradable.
  • Continuous Funding Rate approach corresponds Deribit’s inverted perpetuals, nevertheless, the cap is greater and set at +/- 5% for all direct USDC perpetuals.
  • A USDC insurance coverage fund will start with a worth of USDC 10 million.

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