On December 9, it has been reported in a blog post that after Binance initially launched its two futures testnet platforms on September 2, the exchange now allows its users to trade Bitcoin and Ether (ETH) futures contracts through its newly released iOS application.
According to the firm, Binance iOS app users can now trade BTC/USDT contracts at up to 125x leverage, while ETH/USDT contracts are capped at 50x leverage.
Since Binance started rolling out Bitcoin futures trading in September 2019, its daily trading volume on the Binance Futures platform reportedly hit an all-time of than 370,000 BTC.
The blog post reads:
“Within its first two months of operations, Binance Futures reached an all-time high (ATH) daily trading volume of more than 370,000 BTC (approximately $2.7 billion USD at date).”
Aaron Gong, the Director of Binance Futures, said:
“Binance Futures is embedded with the fastest and most robust matching engine to ensure a consistently smooth and stable trading experience, with capacity of hosting one million traders simultaneously without sacrificing user experience.”
“Our builders continue to push forward, releasing the potential of the trading platform and striving to gain dominance in crypto derivatives market. In our continuous efforts to improve the product, we have been rolling out new major features in the past two months and will continue to release new major updates with more innovative functionalities. ”
In mid-September, users reported that 24-hour trading volume of Binance Futures exceeded $150 million denominated in Tether.
Thus, by mid-October, the platform set another futures trading record of $700 million.
Source: binance.com | cointelegraph.com