Coinbase Professional Market Construction Replace


On Friday, March 22 @ 6:00 pm PDT, Coinbase Professional will implement a set of adjustments to additional optimize the market well being of our platform. These adjustments are designed to extend liquidity, allow higher value discovery for trades, and to make value actions smoother. It will result in a extra environment friendly market and enhance buying and selling alternatives for all of our clients. The adjustments embody:

  1. New charge construction that's designed to extend liquidity by lowering the delta between maker and taker charges
  2. Up to date order maximums designed to assist defend clients from massive value actions
  3. New order increment (“tick”) sizes geared toward enhancing market construction
  4. Turning off cease market orders
  5. Including market order safety factors

New Price Schedule

The calculation for quantity tiers will proceed to be based mostly off trailing 30 day quantity. You may also see your trailing 30 day quantity inside Pro.

Up to date Order Maximums

We periodically evaluate our most order dimension, which is designed to mitigate the impression of enormous orders on market liquidity. The newest order maximums might be discovered on our markets summary web page.

Up to date Tick Sizes

The tick dimension of a market is the minimal increment between orders. We will probably be lowering the tick dimension on the next 5 books: ETC-USD, ETC-EUR, ETC-GBP, LTC-BTC, ETC-BTC

The newest tick sizes for all merchandise might be discovered on our markets summary.

Deprecating Cease Market Orders

Coinbase Professional and Prime will now not help cease market orders. All cease orders should now be submitted as restrict orders and embody a restrict value. All at present open cease market orders will probably be canceled on Friday, March 22 @ 6:00 pm PDT.

Including Market Order Safety Factors

Coinbase Professional and Prime will introduce a 10% market safety level for all market orders. Market orders that transfer the worth in extra of 10% will cease executing and return a partial fill. For instance: a market purchase submitted when the final commerce value is $4,00zero will solely fill at value ranges under $4,400. Safety factors assist forestall massive orders from inflicting greater than 10% slippage.

Scheduled Downtime

Coinbase Professional will probably be offline Friday, March 22 @ 6:00 pm PDT to 6:30 pm PDT. Please subscribe to the Coinbase Pro Status Page to obtain updates available on the market closing and re-openings.

  1. 3/22 @ 6:00 pm PDT — Downtime begins, all open market cease orders cleared
  2. 3/22 @ 6:30 pm PDT — Markets restarted
  3. 3/22 @ 6:30 pm PDT — New charge schedule and market construction guidelines go into impact
  4. 3/22 @ 6:30 pm PDT — Markets will enter limit-only mode
  5. 3/22 @ 6:30 pm PDT — Regular buying and selling exercise will resume per our buying and selling guidelines.

Coinbase is concentrated on offering our clients the most effective liquidity and buying and selling experiences. We proceed to refine our market construction over time, utilizing a precept based mostly purpose of producing the best worth to our clients.

You possibly can join a Coinbase Professional account here to begin buying and selling.


Coinbase Pro Market Structure Update was initially printed in The Coinbase Blog on Medium, the place persons are persevering with the dialog by highlighting and responding to this story.

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