BitMex CEO sees bright future for bitcoin derivatives

Asia-based bitcoin derivatives exchange sees increasing hedging demand especially from China


Arthur Hayes, chief executive of Bitcoin Mercantile Exchange (BitMex) doesn't have an office, in fact his company doesn't even have a bank account, yet BitMex is one of a handful of bitcoin derivatives exchanges globally and the first major one in Asia outside of China that are betting on the future of the cryptocurrency.

BitMex started live trading in November 2014 and in a short space of time has launched bitcoin futures, leveraged futures and, more recently, what Hayes says is the world's

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