Perpetual futures orders

Before you place a perpetual futures order, review the following information.

Order component



Supported order types

Limit Orders and Market Orders

Supported markets


Supported leverage amount

Up to 5x leverage for BTC, ETH and LTC

Up to 3x leverage for XRP, SOL, and AVAX

Minimum trade size

BTC: 10 USDC and 0.0001 BTC

ETH: 10 USDC and 0.0001 ETH

XRP: 10 USDC and 1 XRP

LTC: 10 USDC and 0.01 LTC

SOL: 10 USDC and 0.001 SOL

AVAX: 10 USDC and 0.001 AVAX

Additional specifications

Cross margin

Helps reduce the risk of margin calls and liquidations

Suitable for traders with multiple positions on margin

Isolated margin is coming soon

Funds on hold

Funds reserved for open orders are placed on hold and considered encumbered

Funds reserved to satisfy margin requirements for open futures positions aren’t available to trade or withdraw

To release your funds on hold, cancel the associated open order and/or close your positions

Your remaining, tradable funds are shown on perpetual futures market pages and on your Perpetuals portfolio page.

Order didn’t execute

Limit orders will only fill at the specified price or a better price 

There may be other situations where orders will fail, and this will be messaged right after trying to place an order (or indicated in the Order Blotter section)


IF you specify a price to buy a contract that is less than the best bid, 

THEN your buy order won’t execute unless the market moves and the price becomes marketable.

To place an order:

  1. Sign in to your account.

  2. Select avatar and choose Advanced.

  3. Access any perpetual futures market page.

  4. In the order form on the right side of the screen, input your order details.

  5. Select Preview buy order.

  6. Submit your order.

To cancel an order:

  1. Sign in to your account.

  2. Select avatar and choose Advanced.

  3. Access the Order Management page.

  4. Select individual orders and choose Cancel.

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