Derivatives Exchange Architecture for Institutions

Bringing traditional institutional market infrastructure to new markets

Our Mission

GFO-X will provide a regulated cash-settled
digital asset derivatives trading venue specifically
and exclusively for approved participants

Growing Demand

Institutional demand
for digital assets is
growing exponentially

BTC Institutional Derivatives Volume

$24bn Dec 2020

$24bn$12bn$9bn$6bn$4bn$2bn
Jan 2019June 2019Dec 2019Jan 2020June 2020Dec 2020

Source: CME

We Offer

Battle-Tested Technology 

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24/7 operating
capacity

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Sub-100 microseconds processing times

colocation

Secure colocation

multi-million

High throughput

finanacial

Financial industry
standard APIs

horizontally

Horizontally scaled

bank-grade

Bank-grade cybersecurity

Easy integration

higher

+10x Higher
Throughput

(1,000,000’s) Exchange-wide
throughput

faster

+60x Faster
Order Latency

(0.1 msec) Average
order latency

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+200x Faster
Cancel Latency

(0.1 msec) Average
cancel latency

We have

Decades of experience from market leaders

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Industry news

We have

Decades of experience

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Industry news

Digital Explosion

As big banks have officially announced digital currencies to be a legitimate long-term asset class, we believe there is an increased need for regulated trading venues, particularly regulation for derivatives

Join Our Team

GFO-X is hiring. We are looking for exceptional talent to join our experienced team. For details click here: Jobs Business Development Officer – Hong Kong Business Development Officer - London

Deal-flow and Disciples

The confluence of Reddit, Robinhood and GME has been a fascinating distraction. GFO-X believes in transparent price discovery and the freedom to trade at all times. Meanwhile, the cryptocurrency eco-system

Institutional Appetite for Cryptocurrencies

Finally it appears that the predicted tipping point of traditional financial institutions investing in Bitcoin is behind us. The headlines have been both dramatic and accelerating along with the rapid

Bitcoin For the Masses

Bitcoin's ease of use has often been cited as a significant hurdle to mass adoption. If I can't spend it easily what use does it have? This situation is changing

DeFi

Decentralised finance (DeFi) is an ecosystem of smart contracts that allows participants to offer and access financial services in a peer-to-peer format, without relying on traditional intermediaries like banks, credit

Contact us

2/F Medius House
2 Sheraton Street
London
W1F 8BH

10/F, Champion Tower,
Central, Hong Kong