Description

The funding rate is a fee paid by one side of the perpetual contract to the other. When the funding rate is positive, Longs pay Shorts. When the funding rate is negative, Shorts pay Longs.

More details on BitMEX web-site.


Access

Restricted Access.


Measuring Unit

Ratio


Data Type

Timeseries Data


Frequency

Five-Minute Intervals


Latency

Price Latency


Available Assets

Available for these assets


SanAPI

Available under the bitmex_perpetual_funding_rate name.

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{
  getMetric(metric: "bitmex_perpetual_funding_rate") {
    timeseriesData(
      slug: "bitcoin"
      from: "2020-04-01T00:00:00Z"
      to: "2020-04-07T00:00:00Z"
      interval: "8h"
    ) {
      datetime
      value
    }
  }
}

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