Trading

Trading questions and answeres.

How are orders prioritised?
Triggered stop orders enter a “triggered stop orders queue” which they are released from at a fixed rate (as in, x orders released per second for example), ...
Wed, 16 Sep, 2020 at 8:21 PM
How can I download my trading history?
You can download your trade history in CSV format by clicking the "Save to CSV" button in the top right corner of the Trade History page: https://...
Tue, 28 Jul, 2020 at 3:26 AM
How do I buy or go long?
To buy or go long on a particular contract, please input a quantity and a price if necessary. Then click the "Buy / Long" button. To learn mor...
Thu, 23 Jul, 2020 at 8:38 PM
How do I sell or go short?
To sell or go short a particular contract, please input a quantity and a price if necessary. Then click the "Sell / Short" button. To learn mo...
Wed, 16 Sep, 2020 at 8:21 PM
Does BitMEX have a certain order type?
BitMEX supports various Order Types, please find the list of Order Types below: Order Types that are supported on the Front-End: Limit Market ...
Wed, 16 Sep, 2020 at 8:22 PM
How do I close my position?
It is possible to close your position using a variety of order types. If you previously bought or are long, submit a "Sell / Short" order ...
Wed, 16 Sep, 2020 at 8:19 PM
How do I choose my leverage?
Please use the Leverage Slider under the order entry fields in the 'Place Order' section. To learn about the difference between Cross and (1x, ...
Wed, 16 Sep, 2020 at 8:22 PM
Where did my cancelled order history go?
Our system prunes cancelled unfilled orders every hour. Rejected orders are also pruned unless they were sent via the frontend and rejected when risk ch...
Wed, 16 Sep, 2020 at 8:23 PM
Why was my order filled at a different price?
Depending on the type of order you choose, your execution price may differ from the price specified in your order. Market Orders Market orders are ex...
Mon, 3 Aug, 2020 at 9:23 PM