BitMEX Perpetual Contract Funding Rate

    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


    Change Metrics

    Change Metrics


    Frequency

    Eight-Hour 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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