Powered by Kx: Quantile Technologies
7 Nov 2018
By Stephen O’Connor, Chairman of Quantile Quantile Technologies, a Kx Ventures company, was formed in 2015 by a team of experienced professionals with backgrounds in risk management, clearing, quantitative analysis and trading technology. Quantile is headquartered in London, and serves the global community of derivatives users. Quantile is a FinTech company that helps major financial institutions
Use Case: Kdb+ integral to BitMEX Bitcoin derivatives exchange growth strategy
27 Sep 2017
The Bitcoin Mercantile Exchange, or BitMEX, was launched in 2014 as one of the first Bitcoin derivatives exchanges. The founders of BitMEX, experienced securities traders and engineers, understood that investing in the right technology at the start would be key to their success. Anticipating fast growth, their trading infrastructure needed to be robust, flexible and scalable. That's why BitMEX built their trading system in kdb+. Today, BitMEX is the world’s most advanced Bitcoin derivatives exchange and API. After three years BitMEX’s monthly trading volume exceeds US$4,000,000,000 of derivatives products, and continues to expand at a high rate. They anticipate $1 billion average daily volume by the end of their fourth year of operations.