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LedgerX is an institutional trading and clearing platform that is awaiting full regulatory approval from the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to trade and clear options on bitcoin.
HQNew York, NY, US
Overall CultureA-

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)28(-3%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at LedgerX

Paul Chou

Paul Chou

Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder
Zach Dexter

Zach Dexter

Chief Technology Officer, Co-Founder
Alex Levine

Alex Levine

Chief Compliance Officer and Head of Legal
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LedgerX Office Locations

LedgerX has offices in New York and Miami
New York, NY, US (HQ)
New York, NY, USA
Miami, FL, US
1110 Brickell Ave 430k 200
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LedgerX Financials and Metrics

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LedgerX total Funding

$12.9 m

LedgerX latest funding size

$11.4 m

Time since last funding

4 years ago

LedgerX investors

LedgerX's latest funding round in May 2017 was reported to be $11.4 m. In total, LedgerX has raised $12.9 m
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LedgerX Cybersecurity Score

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LedgerX News and Updates

Brave New Coin to Power Digital Currency Perpetuals on LedgerX

LedgerX is the first cryptocurrency derivatives exchange licensed by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission LedgerX is the first cryptocurrency derivatives exchange licensed by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission

Ledger Holdings Announces Appointment of Larry Thompson to LedgerX Board; Other Personnel Changes

NEW YORK, Jan. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Ledger Holdings Inc., parent company to LedgerX LLC (LedgerX) — the first federally regulated cryptocurrency derivatives exchange — today announced several personnel changes to the Board of Directors of LedgerX. Effective immediately, Larry E....

CFTC Approves LedgerX to Settle Futures in Real Bitcoin

LedgerX just got the green light from the CFTC to offer physically settled bitcoin futures to retail investors.

LedgerX Reveals Bid to Beat Bakkt to Physical Bitcoin Futures Launch

Crypto derivatives provider LedgerX plans to become the first U.S. firm to offer physically settled bitcoin futures contracts.

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LedgerX Blogs

LedgerX Launches Sign-up Bonus Program for New Accounts

During these highly volatile times, LedgerX believes that it is more important than ever for bitcoin traders to consider the added flexibility listed BTC options can provide to them. Whether it’s for prudent speculation, mitigating downside risk or generating income from an existing position, effect…

LedgerX Forges Partnership with BitGo

LedgerX announced today that it has selected BitGo, the market leader in digital asset financial services, to provide multi-signature wallet services.

Don’t Curb Your Enthusiasm to Trade 24x7

As anyone trading anything in 2020 knows, volatility has returned with a vengeance. This return of drama in just about every asset class led us to investigate the question of why exchanges set the hours they do. After all, in periods when market moving news is happening at an accelerated

We’re Dropping Trading Fees by 33% to a Dime per Mini

Effective immediately, fees for all option trades at LedgerX will drop to the lesser of 10 cents per contract or 20% of the option premium per contract.

LedgerX Officially Appoints Zach Dexter as CEO and President, Larry E. Thompson to Remain Chairman

Co-founder Zach Dexter has been officially appointed Chief Executive Officer and President of LedgerX, effective March 1, 2020.

The road to trust is paved with audits

From cybersecurity to financials to internal controls, we've got our customers covered.
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LedgerX Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was LedgerX founded?

    LedgerX was founded in 2013.

  • Who are LedgerX key executives?

    LedgerX's key executives are Paul Chou, Zach Dexter and Alex Levine.

  • How many employees does LedgerX have?

    LedgerX has 28 employees.

  • Who are LedgerX competitors?

    Competitors of LedgerX include Global Block, eToro and Copper.

  • Where is LedgerX headquarters?

    LedgerX headquarters is located at New York, NY, USA, New York.

  • Where are LedgerX offices?

    LedgerX has offices in New York and Miami.

  • How many offices does LedgerX have?

    LedgerX has 2 offices.