The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of crypto market making | Hacker Noon

Marina Gurevich
Aug 5, 2018 · 9 min read
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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of Crypto market making; Source: Flickr

Let me put it out straight away: promising a token price target or trading volume is not what a crypto market maker can do. In the crypto Wild West, a “Good” market maker can only guarantee the results it has full control of, such as spread and quote size.

The Good

The Ugly

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A typical example of wash trading fees and reputation damages in the traditional markets

The Bad

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Long term consequences of the Bad and Ugly practices

Conclusions

Wintermute

Making crypto markets liquid and efficient

Marina Gurevich

Written by

COO at Wintermute. I help B2B startups grow. Ex-consultant, ex-corporate, INSEAD MBA. Passionate about innovation, technology, psychology and mind models

Wintermute

Wintermute is a leading global crypto market maker. We provide liquidity across most vetted exchanges, trading platforms and coins in spot and derivatives markets. On-screen and OTC.

Marina Gurevich

Written by

COO at Wintermute. I help B2B startups grow. Ex-consultant, ex-corporate, INSEAD MBA. Passionate about innovation, technology, psychology and mind models

Wintermute

Wintermute is a leading global crypto market maker. We provide liquidity across most vetted exchanges, trading platforms and coins in spot and derivatives markets. On-screen and OTC.

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