digitex

Digitex Community – Your Latest Questions Answered

Digitex
• Digitex
May 3, 2021

What a start to the week! With Ether blasting its way to a massive new all-time-high above $3K and Bitcoin making some serious moves as well, don’t miss out on the action trading commission-free on Digitex.io. But first, be sure to check out this article in which we go over all your latest feedback and answer your most burning questions. 

Q. Any news about the trading bots or partnership with existing bots?

A. Going through the community’s feedback, one of the questions that’s come up a few times is about trading bots. We know that you’re really looking forward to using our bots to enhance your zero-fee strategies, and would even like to deploy existing bots on the platform. 

Rest assured, we are developing our user-configurable bots that will be built into our platform UI and we’ll be updating you on that soon. We’re also going to make connectors for two popular bots and will be adding support for Coinrule and Bitsgap in the future.

Q. How will the rewards with other tokens be paid? 

A. We are ironing out all the details right now and will be sharing this with you later this month once we release our yield farming program.

Q. Are experts with connections and crypto history being hired? 

A. Good question! Yes, of course! In fact, if you visit the exchange and start trading, you’ll already notice how smooth and robust our technology is and, with all the programs that will be slowly getting released throughout the year, no amateur would be able to pull that off! What we’ve already built and what’s to come requires the best talent all working together. We’re proud of the team we’ve built so far and are most definitely on the right track for Digitex now. 

Q. Why do you need to mint so many tokens?

A. We understand your concerns and we plan to offset the minting by introducing new utilities that will gradually create more demand for DGTX. Please, just bear with us, as everything takes time and we have plenty more exciting plans in store for you.

Q. Digitex is not as transparent as it should be. Wallets are not public, and we don’t know what the tokens are for. How will you fix this?

A. This is a valid point. Transparency  especially for the crypto audience — is very important. We can certainly consider introducing a webpage to track all our tokens’ activities. Basically, we’re open to suggestions and are strongly in favor of doing anything to support building trust and confidence.

Q. When will the mobile app be ready?

A. Our mobile app is being developed right now with a dedicated in-house team. We’ve spent a good amount of time researching the top exchanges to understand how to give our app a competitive edge. Traditionally, exchanges require lots of tools, so the mobile version will be stripped down with a lot of those key features.

Yet, since mobile traffic is huge, the app will still give us a great opportunity to reach this audience. It’s roadmapped for this year but we don’t have a release date for you yet. Just know that when we do release it, it will be the best possible quality. 

Q. Why will you not make a stablecoin?

A. We attempted this last year as you all recall. The stablecoin is excellent in theory. But, in reality, it’s a very complex system and we were nowhere near production-ready. In order for us to release all the products and features we have roadmapped, we have realized that the key is to do one thing at a time, to ensure quality and execution.

This year, we’ve made an internal priority list, and we’ve reorganized our team. We now have a very strong team of developers and project managers to make sure we release high quality products. So to answer your question, we’ve put the stablecoin on the sideline because we have many other things that need to be done first. 

We’ve improved our UI/UX, we’ve released the spot exchange, and there’s a lot more coming… but one thing at a time! We’re definitely listening to you and we haven’t abandoned the idea, but we will reevaluate the stablecoin concept at a later date. 

That’s it for now, we hope that we’ve covered your questions here. Be sure to hit us up on our socials if not or directly on our site through our live chat function. And… don’t miss out on the wild volatility while getting paid to trade on Digitex.io. It looks set to be an interesting week!

May 3, 2021
Digitex

Digitex Community – Your Latest Questions Answered

Digitex
digitex

What a start to the week! With Ether blasting its way to a massive new all-time-high above $3K and Bitcoin making some serious moves as well, don’t miss out on the action trading commission-free on Digitex.io. But first, be sure to check out this article in which we go over all your latest feedback and answer your most burning questions. 

Q. Any news about the trading bots or partnership with existing bots?

A. Going through the community’s feedback, one of the questions that’s come up a few times is about trading bots. We know that you’re really looking forward to using our bots to enhance your zero-fee strategies, and would even like to deploy existing bots on the platform. 

Rest assured, we are developing our user-configurable bots that will be built into our platform UI and we’ll be updating you on that soon. We’re also going to make connectors for two popular bots and will be adding support for Coinrule and Bitsgap in the future.

Q. How will the rewards with other tokens be paid? 

A. We are ironing out all the details right now and will be sharing this with you later this month once we release our yield farming program.

Q. Are experts with connections and crypto history being hired? 

A. Good question! Yes, of course! In fact, if you visit the exchange and start trading, you’ll already notice how smooth and robust our technology is and, with all the programs that will be slowly getting released throughout the year, no amateur would be able to pull that off! What we’ve already built and what’s to come requires the best talent all working together. We’re proud of the team we’ve built so far and are most definitely on the right track for Digitex now. 

Q. Why do you need to mint so many tokens?

A. We understand your concerns and we plan to offset the minting by introducing new utilities that will gradually create more demand for DGTX. Please, just bear with us, as everything takes time and we have plenty more exciting plans in store for you.

Q. Digitex is not as transparent as it should be. Wallets are not public, and we don’t know what the tokens are for. How will you fix this?

A. This is a valid point. Transparency  especially for the crypto audience — is very important. We can certainly consider introducing a webpage to track all our tokens’ activities. Basically, we’re open to suggestions and are strongly in favor of doing anything to support building trust and confidence.

Q. When will the mobile app be ready?

A. Our mobile app is being developed right now with a dedicated in-house team. We’ve spent a good amount of time researching the top exchanges to understand how to give our app a competitive edge. Traditionally, exchanges require lots of tools, so the mobile version will be stripped down with a lot of those key features.

Yet, since mobile traffic is huge, the app will still give us a great opportunity to reach this audience. It’s roadmapped for this year but we don’t have a release date for you yet. Just know that when we do release it, it will be the best possible quality. 

Q. Why will you not make a stablecoin?

A. We attempted this last year as you all recall. The stablecoin is excellent in theory. But, in reality, it’s a very complex system and we were nowhere near production-ready. In order for us to release all the products and features we have roadmapped, we have realized that the key is to do one thing at a time, to ensure quality and execution.

This year, we’ve made an internal priority list, and we’ve reorganized our team. We now have a very strong team of developers and project managers to make sure we release high quality products. So to answer your question, we’ve put the stablecoin on the sideline because we have many other things that need to be done first. 

We’ve improved our UI/UX, we’ve released the spot exchange, and there’s a lot more coming… but one thing at a time! We’re definitely listening to you and we haven’t abandoned the idea, but we will reevaluate the stablecoin concept at a later date. 

That’s it for now, we hope that we’ve covered your questions here. Be sure to hit us up on our socials if not or directly on our site through our live chat function. And… don’t miss out on the wild volatility while getting paid to trade on Digitex.io. It looks set to be an interesting week!

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4 Ways to Benefit From Zero-Fee Spot Trading on Digitex 1

4 Ways to Benefit From Zero-Fee Spot Trading on Digitex

Digitex
Trading
• Digitex
April 30, 2021

Thanks to our latest upgrade on April 15, Digitex traders can enjoy a commission-free crypto trading experience on the spot market.

In this article, we outline the top four ways you can benefit from zero-fee digital asset trading on Digitex’s new spot exchange. Let’s take a look.

1. Increased Profits

Fees are among the worst enemies of traders as they take away a portion of their hard-earned profits.

For example, if an exchange charges 1.5% for crypto trades, you lose $15 when you purchase $1,000 worth of Bitcoin.

And, after you sell your BTC at $1,500 to make a profit, you will pay another $22.50 in commissions.

As a result, you make $37.50 less profits than without fees, with commissions eating up nearly 7.3% of your earnings (you would earn $515 without trading costs instead of $477.5).

This is the exact reason we have introduced zero-fee trading on both the Digitex futures and spot exchanges.

Without commissions or any other hidden costs, traders can take home 100% of their profits, which they can choose to use to multiply their earnings via compounding interest.

2. Better Chances of Winning Trades

No matter how negligible trading fees are on a crypto exchange, they will always decrease your chances of winning trades when they are present.

As you are entering every trade with a loss, the price of the asset you are holding has to climb up higher than usual to compensate for the amount trading fees took away.

While this issue becomes more significant when you trade Bitcoin with leverage on the futures market, it also has a negative impact on spot traders.

For high-frequency traders utilizing short-term crypto trading strategies like scalping, trading fees pose a great problem as they limit the opportunities traders have to quickly enter and exit trades to make quick profits.

3. Get DGTX Directly to Trade Crypto Futures

Zero-fee trading on Digitex’s Bitcoin futures exchange is achieved by denominating account balances in DGTX and using the platform’s native token to pay out profits and losses as well.

For that reason, Digitex traders have to stock up on DGTX before they can trade cryptocurrency futures on the platform.

However, for a long time, our users had to use third-party services to get the DGTX they needed for trading.

But now, with the launch of our new spot exchange, traders can purchase DGTX directly from us with zero-fee, instant transactions.

Check out this page to buy DGTX for trading Bitcoin, Ethereum, or USDC in only a few seconds.

4. Free Withdrawals

Withdrawal fees are often the caveat of many spot cryptocurrency exchanges in the industry.

While some providers offer low commissions for trading digital assets, they charge excessively high costs for withdrawing coins to other services.

As a result, even though they entered profitable positions, traders face decreased earnings or even losses due to the high costs of withdrawals.

To avoid a scenario like the above, Digitex introduced zero withdrawal fees on both its futures and spot exchanges.

This way, you are free to move your hard-earned profits and the coins you have just bought to external wallets or other services without spending a dime on transaction fees on Digitex.

Trade Crypto on the Digitex Spot Exchange With Zero Fees

With the new zero-fee Digitex spot exchange, you benefit from more profits, increased chances of winning trades, free withdrawals, as well as commission-free and instant DGTX trades.

As a result, while you don’t have to stress about fees eating up your profits, your ROI is enhanced as you keep 100% of what you have rightfully earned while trading crypto on Digitex.

Sounds amazing, right?

Create an account to trade crypto with zero fees on the Digitex spot exchange!

 

April 30, 2021
Digitex
Trading

4 Ways to Benefit From Zero-Fee Spot Trading on Digitex

Digitex
4 Ways to Benefit From Zero-Fee Spot Trading on Digitex 2

Thanks to our latest upgrade on April 15, Digitex traders can enjoy a commission-free crypto trading experience on the spot market.

In this article, we outline the top four ways you can benefit from zero-fee digital asset trading on Digitex’s new spot exchange. Let’s take a look.

1. Increased Profits

Fees are among the worst enemies of traders as they take away a portion of their hard-earned profits.

For example, if an exchange charges 1.5% for crypto trades, you lose $15 when you purchase $1,000 worth of Bitcoin.

And, after you sell your BTC at $1,500 to make a profit, you will pay another $22.50 in commissions.

As a result, you make $37.50 less profits than without fees, with commissions eating up nearly 7.3% of your earnings (you would earn $515 without trading costs instead of $477.5).

This is the exact reason we have introduced zero-fee trading on both the Digitex futures and spot exchanges.

Without commissions or any other hidden costs, traders can take home 100% of their profits, which they can choose to use to multiply their earnings via compounding interest.

2. Better Chances of Winning Trades

No matter how negligible trading fees are on a crypto exchange, they will always decrease your chances of winning trades when they are present.

As you are entering every trade with a loss, the price of the asset you are holding has to climb up higher than usual to compensate for the amount trading fees took away.

While this issue becomes more significant when you trade Bitcoin with leverage on the futures market, it also has a negative impact on spot traders.

For high-frequency traders utilizing short-term crypto trading strategies like scalping, trading fees pose a great problem as they limit the opportunities traders have to quickly enter and exit trades to make quick profits.

3. Get DGTX Directly to Trade Crypto Futures

Zero-fee trading on Digitex’s Bitcoin futures exchange is achieved by denominating account balances in DGTX and using the platform’s native token to pay out profits and losses as well.

For that reason, Digitex traders have to stock up on DGTX before they can trade cryptocurrency futures on the platform.

However, for a long time, our users had to use third-party services to get the DGTX they needed for trading.

But now, with the launch of our new spot exchange, traders can purchase DGTX directly from us with zero-fee, instant transactions.

Check out this page to buy DGTX for trading Bitcoin, Ethereum, or USDC in only a few seconds.

4. Free Withdrawals

Withdrawal fees are often the caveat of many spot cryptocurrency exchanges in the industry.

While some providers offer low commissions for trading digital assets, they charge excessively high costs for withdrawing coins to other services.

As a result, even though they entered profitable positions, traders face decreased earnings or even losses due to the high costs of withdrawals.

To avoid a scenario like the above, Digitex introduced zero withdrawal fees on both its futures and spot exchanges.

This way, you are free to move your hard-earned profits and the coins you have just bought to external wallets or other services without spending a dime on transaction fees on Digitex.

Trade Crypto on the Digitex Spot Exchange With Zero Fees

With the new zero-fee Digitex spot exchange, you benefit from more profits, increased chances of winning trades, free withdrawals, as well as commission-free and instant DGTX trades.

As a result, while you don’t have to stress about fees eating up your profits, your ROI is enhanced as you keep 100% of what you have rightfully earned while trading crypto on Digitex.

Sounds amazing, right?

Create an account to trade crypto with zero fees on the Digitex spot exchange!

 

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dgtx

Update for DGTX HODLers

Digitex
• Digitex
April 29, 2021

The first month of Q2 is coming to an end already and it’s been a year of positive growth for Digitex so far. We’ve built out our team, released some key improvements to the UI and functionality of the exchange, launched our popular Liquidity Mining program that pays you to trade, and rolled out our commission-free spot markets with six trading pairs. Find out what else we’ve been doing and what you can expect from the rest of the quarter here.

Improvements to the Spot Markets

We’re super excited about the launch of the Digitex spot markets. It marks a huge milestone for us as an exchange, making it far easier to buy and sell DGTX and onboard new users, who no longer have to go to a third-party to convert their crypto.

Digitex.io also provides an optimized experience for traders on the exchange who can now trade between futures and spot cryptocurrencies with easy navigation all from one universal wallet. And they can quickly convert their DGTX to stablecoin USDC if they wish to avoid DGTX volatility. 

On top of that, we’re still the only exchange to offer users no fees of any kind. This includes withdrawal fees that every other fee-charging exchange on the market extracts from their users. This means that you can place as many transactions as you want with us and withdraw your funds keeping 100% of your profit. It’s your hard-earned money, you shouldn’t have to watch it being chipped away at by percentages, fees, and rent-seeking intermediaries.

We’re just getting started with our spot markets as well, and are continuously testing and improving the overall user experience so that, in the coming months, we can start to actively list popular trending tokens. This will not only benefit our community members who want to trade their favorite cryptos zero-fee but it will open Digitex up to many new cryptocurrency users as well. Watch out for our first listing coming this quarter. 

Also, keep in mind that all new markets will provide liquidity mining rewards to users to build liquidity and keep the spreads tight, and the cryptocurrency projects will be able to pay liquidity mining rewards in their own token (not DGTX). As the only exchange to use a trading ladder interface on our futures markets, we will also be bringing users the same experience trading spot. They will soon be able to choose from a one-click trading ladder interface or a traditional layout.

Marketing

We kicked off our marketing campaign this month and we’re actively promoting across dozens of channels in partnership with many popular influencers. We’re pleased to say that this is really paying off and we’re getting a healthy amount of new users registering to the exchange this month. 

Update for DGTX HODLers 3

In fact, we currently have over 3,500 new users in the last two weeks from different countries all over the world. We’re actively getting around 150 to 300+ new users registering daily, which is a good sign of stable growth and reflects the efforts that we’re putting in.

Update for DGTX HODLers 4

Keep in mind, DGTX is designed as a utility token for zero-fee trading, so our primary efforts are focused on getting new users to the exchange – and getting them to trade or stake DGTX.

Yield Farming Program

Talking of staking, in addition to actively getting new users and working on new listings for the spot markets, we have a yield farming program coming out next month. We think that this is going to be really popular among DGTX HODLers and new users as it’s designed for other cryptocurrencies listed on the Digitex exchange. Users will be able to stake DGTX to earn back cryptocurrencies partnered with our exchange. As more and more cryptocurrencies list on our spot market and put tokens into our yield farming program, demand for DGTX will therefore steadily increase.

With the whole phenomenon of yield farming gaining so much traction, it’s clear that crypto participants want to make their money work for them and earn a passive income on their funds. With our yield farming program, they will be able to easily buy DGTX and deposit it to earn passive income at attractive rates. We’ll be releasing more details on this soon.

Growing the Team

Update for DGTX HODLers 5

As well as actively working to market our existing products and introduce new features to create more new demand for DGTX and new users to the exchange, we’ve been actively growing our team. We’re now 50-person strong here in Kyiv alone! Made up of developers, creatives, and marketers – and we also have plenty of other talented contributors dotted around the globe. 

As always, we appreciate your ongoing support. We’ve made really great progress this year and there is still so much more to come. A big thank you from the Digitex team here at the Kyiv HQ and stay tuned for the next releases coming soon.

April 29, 2021
Digitex

Update for DGTX HODLers

Digitex
dgtx

The first month of Q2 is coming to an end already and it’s been a year of positive growth for Digitex so far. We’ve built out our team, released some key improvements to the UI and functionality of the exchange, launched our popular Liquidity Mining program that pays you to trade, and rolled out our commission-free spot markets with six trading pairs. Find out what else we’ve been doing and what you can expect from the rest of the quarter here.

Improvements to the Spot Markets

We’re super excited about the launch of the Digitex spot markets. It marks a huge milestone for us as an exchange, making it far easier to buy and sell DGTX and onboard new users, who no longer have to go to a third-party to convert their crypto.

Digitex.io also provides an optimized experience for traders on the exchange who can now trade between futures and spot cryptocurrencies with easy navigation all from one universal wallet. And they can quickly convert their DGTX to stablecoin USDC if they wish to avoid DGTX volatility. 

On top of that, we’re still the only exchange to offer users no fees of any kind. This includes withdrawal fees that every other fee-charging exchange on the market extracts from their users. This means that you can place as many transactions as you want with us and withdraw your funds keeping 100% of your profit. It’s your hard-earned money, you shouldn’t have to watch it being chipped away at by percentages, fees, and rent-seeking intermediaries.

We’re just getting started with our spot markets as well, and are continuously testing and improving the overall user experience so that, in the coming months, we can start to actively list popular trending tokens. This will not only benefit our community members who want to trade their favorite cryptos zero-fee but it will open Digitex up to many new cryptocurrency users as well. Watch out for our first listing coming this quarter. 

Also, keep in mind that all new markets will provide liquidity mining rewards to users to build liquidity and keep the spreads tight, and the cryptocurrency projects will be able to pay liquidity mining rewards in their own token (not DGTX). As the only exchange to use a trading ladder interface on our futures markets, we will also be bringing users the same experience trading spot. They will soon be able to choose from a one-click trading ladder interface or a traditional layout.

Marketing

We kicked off our marketing campaign this month and we’re actively promoting across dozens of channels in partnership with many popular influencers. We’re pleased to say that this is really paying off and we’re getting a healthy amount of new users registering to the exchange this month. 

Update for DGTX HODLers 6

In fact, we currently have over 3,500 new users in the last two weeks from different countries all over the world. We’re actively getting around 150 to 300+ new users registering daily, which is a good sign of stable growth and reflects the efforts that we’re putting in.

Update for DGTX HODLers 7

Keep in mind, DGTX is designed as a utility token for zero-fee trading, so our primary efforts are focused on getting new users to the exchange – and getting them to trade or stake DGTX.

Yield Farming Program

Talking of staking, in addition to actively getting new users and working on new listings for the spot markets, we have a yield farming program coming out next month. We think that this is going to be really popular among DGTX HODLers and new users as it’s designed for other cryptocurrencies listed on the Digitex exchange. Users will be able to stake DGTX to earn back cryptocurrencies partnered with our exchange. As more and more cryptocurrencies list on our spot market and put tokens into our yield farming program, demand for DGTX will therefore steadily increase.

With the whole phenomenon of yield farming gaining so much traction, it’s clear that crypto participants want to make their money work for them and earn a passive income on their funds. With our yield farming program, they will be able to easily buy DGTX and deposit it to earn passive income at attractive rates. We’ll be releasing more details on this soon.

Growing the Team

Update for DGTX HODLers 8

As well as actively working to market our existing products and introduce new features to create more new demand for DGTX and new users to the exchange, we’ve been actively growing our team. We’re now 50-person strong here in Kyiv alone! Made up of developers, creatives, and marketers – and we also have plenty of other talented contributors dotted around the globe. 

As always, we appreciate your ongoing support. We’ve made really great progress this year and there is still so much more to come. A big thank you from the Digitex team here at the Kyiv HQ and stay tuned for the next releases coming soon.

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How Does Zero-Fee Crypto Trading Impact Your ROI? 9

How Does Zero-Fee Crypto Trading Impact Your ROI?

Trading
• Digitex
April 26, 2021

Nearly all cryptocurrency exchanges on the market charge fees for each trade on their platform to keep their business profitable.

While it’s a viable business model used by many brokers in the traditional finance industry, trading costs hurt the profitability of traders even when they seem very low.

For that reason, the next-generation cryptocurrency exchange Digitex has entirely eliminated trading costs on its platform to offer a zero-fee experience for its traders both on the spot and Bitcoin derivatives markets.

In this article, we will show how zero-fee trading impacts our users’ ROI.

More Profits Per Trade

All types of trading fees – such as spreads and commissions – take away a portion of your hard-earned profits.

For example, suppose a cryptocurrency exchange charges 0.15% per trade. In that case, it will take 0.15% from your initial amount when you open a trade, and you will pay another 0.15% after the value your order gets filled at when exiting your position.

While the initial 0.15% hurts your chances of winning trades (more on this later), the second fee takes away a part of your profits (or increases your losses if your ROI is in the negative).

In reality, this works out as follows:

  • You enter and exit 100 positions to trade one BTC futures contract for $1,000 each time, from which you win 60 and lose 40
  • You make a $30 profit on each of your winning trades ($1,800 in total)
  • You lose $20 on the other 40 trades ($800)

As a result, your gross profit equals $1,000. However, since the crypto exchange charges a 0.15% fee on each of your trades, your net profits will decrease to $848.50 ($1000 – $1,545 x 60 + $1.47 x 40).

While a 0.15% fee doesn’t seem like much at first, the exchange ate over 15% of your profits in the above example, which effectively decreases your ROI. Imagine if you were using leverage! That fee would also be increased proportionally as well, which is a huge chunk of your profit.

On the other hand, if you trade on Digitex with zero fees, you will keep 100% of your gains, which would save you $151.50.

Moreover, in the above example, we didn’t even take compound interest into account, which is a powerful financial technique investor legend Warren Buffet used to achieve success on the market.

By compounding interest, you continuously reinvest your trading profits to generate an even better ROI in the long run.

Increased Chances of Winning Trades

In addition to making more profits, zero-fee trading also improves your chances of scoring winning trades.

Since Digitex doesn’t impose a fee when you enter a new position (and won’t be charging any other costs at all), you will start every trade with a 50-50% chance of winning or losing.

For example, as part of your crypto trading strategy, you will exit profitable trades after Bitcoin’s price goes up 1%.

On the other hand, you place a stop-loss order for each of your positions, which will automatically get triggered after the BTC price decreases by 1%.

Say there’s always a 50% chance that the BTC price will surge by at least 1% and also a 50% chance that it will move down by a minimum of 1% with every additional 0.1% gains or losses decreasing the probability by 2%.

On a zero-fee crypto trading platform, this would look like the following:

Realized Profit and Loss (minimum) Probability
+1.1% 48%
+1% 50%
-1% 50%
-1.1% 48%

As you can see, since there are no costs involved, the trader has a real 50% chance to win or lose trades in the above example.

Now, let’s see how this would work out on a digital asset exchange where traders enter every trade with a 0.1% loss due to trading costs.

Realized Profit and Loss (minimum) Probability
+1.1% 46%
+1% 48%
+0.9% 50%
-0.9% 54%
-1% 52%
-1.1% 50%

Since you paid 0.1% to the exchange for entering the position and started with a loss, your odds of scoring a winning trade have decreased to 48%, while the chances for losing one increased to 52%.

And this leads to an even worse scenario if you use a high-frequency crypto trading strategy like scalping, where you aim to take even smaller profits than in the above examples.

Let’s say that you seek to make a profit of 0.2% while triggering a stop-loss each time your realized PnL decreases by 0.2%. Like in the above example, you would have the same 50-50% chance of winning/losing at a zero-fee platform like Digitex with scalping.

On the other hand, you would face serious losses on a crypto exchange that takes a 0.1% cut from traders:

Realized Profit and Loss (minimum) Probability
+0.2% 30%
+0.15% 40%
+0.1% 50%
-0.1% 90%
-0.15% 80%
-0.2% 70%
-0.25% 60%
-0.3% 50%

As you can see from the table above, a 0.1% trading fee would lead to only a 30% chance of winning trades.

For that reason, since the risk/reward ratio was 1:1 in our example, trading at a crypto exchange with such costs will result in serious losses with this crypto trading strategy.

Supercharge Your ROI With Zero-Fee Trading at Digitex

By now, it has become clear that zero-fee trading is an excellent way to boost your ROI on the cryptocurrency market.

Eliminating trading costs not only leads to scoring more profits on your trades but also increases your chances of winning them.

Are you ready to supercharge your ROI while enjoying a zero-fee trading experience on both the crypto spot and futures markets?

Sign up for an account at Digitex now!

April 26, 2021
Trading

How Does Zero-Fee Crypto Trading Impact Your ROI?

Digitex
How Does Zero-Fee Crypto Trading Impact Your ROI? 10

Nearly all cryptocurrency exchanges on the market charge fees for each trade on their platform to keep their business profitable.

While it’s a viable business model used by many brokers in the traditional finance industry, trading costs hurt the profitability of traders even when they seem very low.

For that reason, the next-generation cryptocurrency exchange Digitex has entirely eliminated trading costs on its platform to offer a zero-fee experience for its traders both on the spot and Bitcoin derivatives markets.

In this article, we will show how zero-fee trading impacts our users’ ROI.

More Profits Per Trade

All types of trading fees – such as spreads and commissions – take away a portion of your hard-earned profits.

For example, suppose a cryptocurrency exchange charges 0.15% per trade. In that case, it will take 0.15% from your initial amount when you open a trade, and you will pay another 0.15% after the value your order gets filled at when exiting your position.

While the initial 0.15% hurts your chances of winning trades (more on this later), the second fee takes away a part of your profits (or increases your losses if your ROI is in the negative).

In reality, this works out as follows:

  • You enter and exit 100 positions to trade one BTC futures contract for $1,000 each time, from which you win 60 and lose 40
  • You make a $30 profit on each of your winning trades ($1,800 in total)
  • You lose $20 on the other 40 trades ($800)

As a result, your gross profit equals $1,000. However, since the crypto exchange charges a 0.15% fee on each of your trades, your net profits will decrease to $848.50 ($1000 – $1,545 x 60 + $1.47 x 40).

While a 0.15% fee doesn’t seem like much at first, the exchange ate over 15% of your profits in the above example, which effectively decreases your ROI. Imagine if you were using leverage! That fee would also be increased proportionally as well, which is a huge chunk of your profit.

On the other hand, if you trade on Digitex with zero fees, you will keep 100% of your gains, which would save you $151.50.

Moreover, in the above example, we didn’t even take compound interest into account, which is a powerful financial technique investor legend Warren Buffet used to achieve success on the market.

By compounding interest, you continuously reinvest your trading profits to generate an even better ROI in the long run.

Increased Chances of Winning Trades

In addition to making more profits, zero-fee trading also improves your chances of scoring winning trades.

Since Digitex doesn’t impose a fee when you enter a new position (and won’t be charging any other costs at all), you will start every trade with a 50-50% chance of winning or losing.

For example, as part of your crypto trading strategy, you will exit profitable trades after Bitcoin’s price goes up 1%.

On the other hand, you place a stop-loss order for each of your positions, which will automatically get triggered after the BTC price decreases by 1%.

Say there’s always a 50% chance that the BTC price will surge by at least 1% and also a 50% chance that it will move down by a minimum of 1% with every additional 0.1% gains or losses decreasing the probability by 2%.

On a zero-fee crypto trading platform, this would look like the following:

Realized Profit and Loss (minimum) Probability
+1.1% 48%
+1% 50%
-1% 50%
-1.1% 48%

As you can see, since there are no costs involved, the trader has a real 50% chance to win or lose trades in the above example.

Now, let’s see how this would work out on a digital asset exchange where traders enter every trade with a 0.1% loss due to trading costs.

Realized Profit and Loss (minimum) Probability
+1.1% 46%
+1% 48%
+0.9% 50%
-0.9% 54%
-1% 52%
-1.1% 50%

Since you paid 0.1% to the exchange for entering the position and started with a loss, your odds of scoring a winning trade have decreased to 48%, while the chances for losing one increased to 52%.

And this leads to an even worse scenario if you use a high-frequency crypto trading strategy like scalping, where you aim to take even smaller profits than in the above examples.

Let’s say that you seek to make a profit of 0.2% while triggering a stop-loss each time your realized PnL decreases by 0.2%. Like in the above example, you would have the same 50-50% chance of winning/losing at a zero-fee platform like Digitex with scalping.

On the other hand, you would face serious losses on a crypto exchange that takes a 0.1% cut from traders:

Realized Profit and Loss (minimum) Probability
+0.2% 30%
+0.15% 40%
+0.1% 50%
-0.1% 90%
-0.15% 80%
-0.2% 70%
-0.25% 60%
-0.3% 50%

As you can see from the table above, a 0.1% trading fee would lead to only a 30% chance of winning trades.

For that reason, since the risk/reward ratio was 1:1 in our example, trading at a crypto exchange with such costs will result in serious losses with this crypto trading strategy.

Supercharge Your ROI With Zero-Fee Trading at Digitex

By now, it has become clear that zero-fee trading is an excellent way to boost your ROI on the cryptocurrency market.

Eliminating trading costs not only leads to scoring more profits on your trades but also increases your chances of winning them.

Are you ready to supercharge your ROI while enjoying a zero-fee trading experience on both the crypto spot and futures markets?

Sign up for an account at Digitex now!

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Digitex.io Zero-Fee Markets by CoinCollector

Digitex
• Digitex
April 21, 2021

What’s up, Digitex community? Today we’re pleased to provide you with another awesome video from prominent Digitex trader and community member CoinCollector. In this informative look at the new spot markets, he shows you how to buy and sell DGTX, walks you through the new interface, and reminds you to take advantage of the Liquidity Mining program that pays you to trade on both our futures and spot markets. Check it out.

CoinCollector opens the video telling viewers that the Digitex spot markets are now live–and that they come with a “ton of advantages” for traders on the exchange. First of all, he says, traders can now “escape the DGTX volatility” if they wish simply and easily by instantly converting to the currency of their choice inside the platform. 

This greatly enhances the trading experience as traders no longer have to visit a third-party exchange, meaning they save time as well as fees. And, unlike any other exchange out there, withdrawals are also entirely free at the moment–on all the cryptocurrencies available. 

CoinCollector then walks us through the spot market interface and how to buy and sell DGTX for BTC, USDC, and ETH–showing us how easy and quick it is to place a trade. “As you will see, this is very very easy,” he says. “It is also very comfortable now to do, all within the same platform.”

Note that the interface for spot markets is still in a classic exchange format. We will be adding the ladder UI later on, as we detail in this Q&A blog post. But we wanted to provide our newer users with an experience they’re used to first.

Make Money through Liquidity Mining

Our Liquidity Mining program pays you while you trade for lending liquidity to our markets. You simply need to place your orders around the spot price and our system will automatically reward the traders that are the closest, randomly every minute. 

“This is a pretty cool way to make some extra income,” says CoinCollector. “We also have it going on now for the spot markets.” He then shows the full range of markets that are available to earn DGTX rewards in the program. In his next video, CoinCollector will be walking us through a step by step guide showing how to maximize your rewards through Liquidity Mining, which is currently paying out around $8,000 of DGTX every single day.

Many thanks, as always, to CoinCollector, and remember that Digitex has no withdrawal fees at all at the moment, so, be sure to take advantage by trading on Digitex.io right now.

 

April 21, 2021
Digitex

Digitex.io Zero-Fee Markets by CoinCollector

Digitex
Digitex

What’s up, Digitex community? Today we’re pleased to provide you with another awesome video from prominent Digitex trader and community member CoinCollector. In this informative look at the new spot markets, he shows you how to buy and sell DGTX, walks you through the new interface, and reminds you to take advantage of the Liquidity Mining program that pays you to trade on both our futures and spot markets. Check it out.

CoinCollector opens the video telling viewers that the Digitex spot markets are now live–and that they come with a “ton of advantages” for traders on the exchange. First of all, he says, traders can now “escape the DGTX volatility” if they wish simply and easily by instantly converting to the currency of their choice inside the platform. 

This greatly enhances the trading experience as traders no longer have to visit a third-party exchange, meaning they save time as well as fees. And, unlike any other exchange out there, withdrawals are also entirely free at the moment–on all the cryptocurrencies available. 

CoinCollector then walks us through the spot market interface and how to buy and sell DGTX for BTC, USDC, and ETH–showing us how easy and quick it is to place a trade. “As you will see, this is very very easy,” he says. “It is also very comfortable now to do, all within the same platform.”

Note that the interface for spot markets is still in a classic exchange format. We will be adding the ladder UI later on, as we detail in this Q&A blog post. But we wanted to provide our newer users with an experience they’re used to first.

Make Money through Liquidity Mining

Our Liquidity Mining program pays you while you trade for lending liquidity to our markets. You simply need to place your orders around the spot price and our system will automatically reward the traders that are the closest, randomly every minute. 

“This is a pretty cool way to make some extra income,” says CoinCollector. “We also have it going on now for the spot markets.” He then shows the full range of markets that are available to earn DGTX rewards in the program. In his next video, CoinCollector will be walking us through a step by step guide showing how to maximize your rewards through Liquidity Mining, which is currently paying out around $8,000 of DGTX every single day.

Many thanks, as always, to CoinCollector, and remember that Digitex has no withdrawal fees at all at the moment, so, be sure to take advantage by trading on Digitex.io right now.

 

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Expert Tips: Common Practices Before Entering a Trade

Trading
• Ali Martinez
March 28, 2021

Despite the popular belief that trading is easy, the truth of the matter is that it takes a lot of practice and know-how to become a successful trader. There is a widely known statistic that says that 90% of traders are not profitable. 

So, over time, 80% of those who enter into this profession lose money, 10% usually break even, and 10% percent are able to generate returns from the price action in the markets.

For this reason, Digitex is doing everything in its power to help traders around the world reach their financial goals. This time, we want to provide you with different practices that you can employ before entering a trade to minimize losses and maximize profits.

The Power of Knowledge

First and foremost, it is very important to have a clear picture of what you are getting into. In trading as any other profession, education is what separates those who are able to reach their goals from those who do not.

It is essential for traders to not only be aware of the developments around the market and the cryptocurrency of their choice but also focus on learning something new every day. Technical indicators can provide guidance regarding what the future may hold for a given digital asset, but on-chain metrics can help identify what the so-called “market makers” are doing.

With the vast amount of data that blockchain technology provides to investors, it is important to consider diving into these metrics before entering a trade.

Protect Your Capital

People are usually optimistic and tend to discourage the potential of adverse market conditions. But with the unpredictability of the cryptocurrency market, wild price movements can be triggered at any second. Now that the market is in the midst of an extremely bullish cycle, having capital to deploy is a must.

Before going long or short on any cryptocurrency, it is critical to assess the risks that are involved. Having a good idea of where to place your stop-loss order before even thinking about the profits, is a great way to stay afloat in such a volatile market.

As a rule of thumb, most retail investors risk no more than 2% of their investment capital on any single trade, and hedge fund managers usually risk less than this amount, according to Investopedia.

Keep Calm and Stick to Your Plan

The final and most important practice to have in mind before entering any trade is to stay relaxed and have a solid plan of action. If you were supposed to enter a trade at a certain price and you missed your entry point, don’t worry about it. A new opportunity will likely present itself in the near future.

Chasing trades is one of the best ways to put your capital at risk. Therefore, staying true to your trading plan and maintaining a solid risk management strategy will help you minimize your losses.

Remember that you don’t need to win every trade. Indeed, many traders, including 45-year trading veteran Peter Brandt, only win 50% to 60% of their trades. However, they make sure that their winning trades are bigger than what they lose by implementing stop-losses.

So before you enter into your next trade make sure to be aware of what is happening in the market, prioritize your stop-loss order over anything else, avoid trading when you’re not in the right mind frame, and keep calm.

Digitex’s zero-fee model introduces a unique opportunity to try out new scalping strategies on Bitcoin futures that wouldn’t be profitable on other exchanges. So if you’re ready to start making money on bitcoin futures whether the market goes up or down, sign up for our zero-fee trading platform now.

March 28, 2021
Trading

Expert Tips: Common Practices Before Entering a Trade

Ali Martinez
Trade

Despite the popular belief that trading is easy, the truth of the matter is that it takes a lot of practice and know-how to become a successful trader. There is a widely known statistic that says that 90% of traders are not profitable. 

So, over time, 80% of those who enter into this profession lose money, 10% usually break even, and 10% percent are able to generate returns from the price action in the markets.

For this reason, Digitex is doing everything in its power to help traders around the world reach their financial goals. This time, we want to provide you with different practices that you can employ before entering a trade to minimize losses and maximize profits.

The Power of Knowledge

First and foremost, it is very important to have a clear picture of what you are getting into. In trading as any other profession, education is what separates those who are able to reach their goals from those who do not.

It is essential for traders to not only be aware of the developments around the market and the cryptocurrency of their choice but also focus on learning something new every day. Technical indicators can provide guidance regarding what the future may hold for a given digital asset, but on-chain metrics can help identify what the so-called “market makers” are doing.

With the vast amount of data that blockchain technology provides to investors, it is important to consider diving into these metrics before entering a trade.

Protect Your Capital

People are usually optimistic and tend to discourage the potential of adverse market conditions. But with the unpredictability of the cryptocurrency market, wild price movements can be triggered at any second. Now that the market is in the midst of an extremely bullish cycle, having capital to deploy is a must.

Before going long or short on any cryptocurrency, it is critical to assess the risks that are involved. Having a good idea of where to place your stop-loss order before even thinking about the profits, is a great way to stay afloat in such a volatile market.

As a rule of thumb, most retail investors risk no more than 2% of their investment capital on any single trade, and hedge fund managers usually risk less than this amount, according to Investopedia.

Keep Calm and Stick to Your Plan

The final and most important practice to have in mind before entering any trade is to stay relaxed and have a solid plan of action. If you were supposed to enter a trade at a certain price and you missed your entry point, don’t worry about it. A new opportunity will likely present itself in the near future.

Chasing trades is one of the best ways to put your capital at risk. Therefore, staying true to your trading plan and maintaining a solid risk management strategy will help you minimize your losses.

Remember that you don’t need to win every trade. Indeed, many traders, including 45-year trading veteran Peter Brandt, only win 50% to 60% of their trades. However, they make sure that their winning trades are bigger than what they lose by implementing stop-losses.

So before you enter into your next trade make sure to be aware of what is happening in the market, prioritize your stop-loss order over anything else, avoid trading when you’re not in the right mind frame, and keep calm.

Digitex’s zero-fee model introduces a unique opportunity to try out new scalping strategies on Bitcoin futures that wouldn’t be profitable on other exchanges. So if you’re ready to start making money on bitcoin futures whether the market goes up or down, sign up for our zero-fee trading platform now.

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