Calculations

How to calculate Entry Price
All calculations on BitMEX are using XBT values. For example, the XBTUSD perpetual swap contract is quoted in USD. 10,438 XBT/USD means 10,438 USD per X...
Tue, 20 Oct, 2020 at 8:27 PM
How do I know when my position is in profit?
When you calculate your PNL, you need to account for the fees that you pay on the exit and entry orders as well as for funding on perpetual contracts. N...
Thu, 28 Jan, 2021 at 11:23 PM
Calculating Order Cost
Order cost is the cost required when you place your orders. The cost includes the required initial margin and trading fees.  To calculate order cost, yo...
Thu, 28 Jan, 2021 at 10:59 PM
How to manually calculate your XBTUSD Realised PNL
To calculate the Realised Profit and Loss (Realised PNL) you see on the Balances page, you will need to account for all of the trades that you’ve made withi...
Tue, 23 Feb, 2021 at 4:57 AM