About Bitcoin Cash SV
Bitcoin Cash SV (BSV) was created as a result of hard fork off Bitcoin Cash in Nov 2018. The SV in Bitcoin Cash SV stands for Satoshi’s Vision. The split was a result of tussle between two competing camps. The first camp led by Roger Ver kept the block size same at 32MB in Bitcoin ABC. The competing camp promoted their version called Bitcoin SV in which block size was increased to 128MB.
You can margin trade BSV on Delta Exchange using our derivative (i.e. futures and perpetual) contracts. This means that you can go long or short BSV with leverage.
|Contract||Type||Max Leverage||Price Currency||Margin Currency||Action|
|BSVUSDQ||Quanto Perpetual||20x||USD||BTC||See Market|
Complete details of the futures and perpetual contracts on BSV that are listed on Delta Exchange are available below.
Quanto Perpetual contracts on BSV are intended to provide returns of the underlying spot market in Bitcoin Cash SV with the added advantage of leverage. Perpetual contracts do not have an expiry date. You can learn more about perpetual contracts here.
BSV Quanto Perpetual contracts are quoted in USD. All margin, Profit/ loss and settlement calculations are denominated in BTC.
BSV Quanto Perpetual contracts are margined in BTC. This means you need to have BTC to trade these contracts. The maximum allowed leverage for BSV Quanto Perpetual contracts is 20x.
The underlying index for BSV Quanto Perpetual contracts is .DEBSVUSD.
Funding is a series of continuous payments that are exchanged between longs and shorts in a perpetual contract to keep the price of the contract tethered to the underlying index.
At any given time, funding rate is equal to the difference of the mark price and the underlying index price. Funding is considered to be an 8-hourly interest rate and is computed and exchange every minute. When funding rate is positive, longs pay shorts. When funding rate is negative, shorts pay longs.
This contract is perpetual and does not settle.
You can directly buy or sell Bitcoin Cash SV. This is called spot trading of Bitcoin Cash SV. If you buy low and sell high, you will make profit. However, this trade only works when Bitcoin Cash SV price goes up. Further, leverage trading is not possible in spot trading.
Bitcoin Cash SV margin trading through derivatives addresses these shortcomings. The BSV futures and perpetual contracts enable you to go benefit from both up and down move in Bitcoin Cash SV. Further, these derivative contracts have built-in leverage, enabling you to trade big with small capital.
Starting trading on Delta Exchange is a breeze. Here’s how you can make your first BSV trade on Delta Exchange:
Delta exchanges offers trading in cryptocurrency futures. These futures offer: (a) up to 100x leverage and (b) ability to go both long or short. Crypto futures not only have the same features as margin trading, but also higher liquidity and lower trading fees.
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