As long as you have the initial equity in your margin wallet, Bitfinex's P2P funding market allows you to borrow funds to open long and short positions.
What is the difference between available and total on Bitfinex?
What is the difference between total and available balances. Total balance refers to your total balance of the currency. Available balance depends upon your active orders, open margin positions, active funding offers/bids and taken and provided funding.
What is the volume of Bitfinex trading?
Currently, there are 164 coins and 447 trading pairs available on the exchange. Bitfinex 24h volume is reported to be at $321,799,532.13, a change of 211.75% in the last 24 hours. The most active trading pair is BTC/USD with a 24h volume of $123,810,080.38. Bitfinex has $13,053,634,619.94 in Exchange Reserves.
What is the max leverage in Bitfinex?
10x leverage Bitfinex allows users to trade with up to 10x leverage by receiving funding from the peer to peer margin funding platform.
Where can I short BTC?
The most common method of shorting bitcoin is through a market exchange that accepts the shorting of bitcoin. Many exchanges support the shorting of bitcoin such as Kraken, Bitfinex and Bitmex. Exchanges that support the sale of bitcoin have an added level of complexity compared to buying and owning bitcoin.
Can you short Bitcoin on FTX?
Traders can use FTX.com to short Bitcoin with up to 100x leverage, with options contracts for Bitcoin and a range of other top cryptocurrencies.