How to leverage Litecoin

LTC is Litecoin token.

The LTC is a volatile asset, therefore can be benefited in trading by usage of leverage.

Derivatives serving as perpetuals and future contracts are accessible on many crypto venues. Trading position can be leveraged even 125 times.

Litecoin Perpetual Future Contracts

For the purpose of leveraging your position, you can benefit from perpetual swaps.

Exchange Symbol Premium (-)
Discount (+)
Spread Funding Rate Open Intrest 24h Volume
Bitforex (Futures) SWAP-USD-LTC -0.114 0.19 0.06000 23,885,230 2,088,877
Binance (Futures) LTCUSDT -0.161 0.12 0.02722 19,589,367 53,252,624
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-SWAP -0.089 0.00 0.02613 10,534,520 15,546,820
FTX (Derivatives) LTC-PERP -0.207 0.17 -0.00020 8,783,688 6,121,679
BitZ (Futures) 5 -0.122 0.12 0.00000 3,543,568 12,795,012
BitZ (Futures) 105 0.000 0.12 0.00000 3,072,998 11,074,378
MXC (Futures) LTC_USDT -0.010 0.15 0.00820 1,909,638 7,880,614
Phemex LTCUSD -0.245 0.12 0.09350 1,656,001 17,816,838
Kraken (Futures) PI_LTCUSD -0.053 0.12 0.43791 1,285,975 824,280
Phemex (Futures) LTCUSD -0.308 0.12 0.18576 1,263,343 8,182,637
BTSE (Futures) LTCPFC 0.312 0.19 0.00000 337,739 725,438
Gate.io (Futures) LTC_USD -0.035 0.00 0.02490 334,486 145,405
BaseFEX LTCXBT -0.504 0.21 0.01000 15,392 159,341
Biki (Futures) 10 -0.081 0.10 0.00971 0 31,098,161
Huobi Futures LTC-USD -0.128 0.12 0.01000 0 30,803,259
Hopex LTCUSDT -0.035 0.00 0.00000 0 9,085,713
ZBG Futures LTC_USDT 0.000 0.14 0.00000 0 9,006,062
BitMEX LTCUSD -0.201 0.12 0.06710 0 4,402,307
HBTC (Futures) LTC-SWAP-USDT -0.013 0.16 0.00611 0 2,432,301
Prime XBT LTC/USD 0.000 0.13 0.00000 0 563,518
Delta Exchange LTCUSDT 0.000 0.19 0.03200 0 505,312
Bibox (Futures) 4LTC_USDT 0.000 0.14 0.00000 0 399,034
Prime XBT LTC/BTC 0.000 0.10 0.00000 0 269,340
BHEX (Futures) LTC-SWAP 0.018 0.34 0.00073 0 130,312
GMO Japan (Futures) LTC_JPY 0.000 0.99 0.00000 0 65,383
HBTC (Futures) LTC-SWAP 0.005 0.14 0.00567 0 39,198

Leveraging by Futures

Furthermore, future contracts can be used to leverage position.

Exchange Symbol Premium (-)
Discount (+)
Spread Open Intrest 24h Volume Expiry Date
Huobi Futures LTC_CW -0.153 0.10 1,639,620 83,438,091 12/5/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_CQ 0.020 0.10 10,098,280 79,786,021 26/5/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_CW -0.101 0.10 1,283,210 58,045,668 19/5/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_CW -0.162 0.12 4,085,930 54,384,664 26/5/2020
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-200807 -0.041 0.00 4,321,190 51,320,400 7/7/2020
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-200925 -2.244 0.00 19,940,720 42,890,880 25/8/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_NW 0.184 0.16 1,537,090 39,397,764 19/5/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_CQ -2.426 0.11 24,717,190 38,020,664 25/8/2020
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-200731 -0.219 0.00 3,926,690 34,799,310 31/6/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_NW 0.071 0.10 6,067,320 34,261,918 26/5/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_NW -0.098 0.10 1,465,090 25,794,152 3/6/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_NW -0.316 0.16 1,338,230 19,054,140 12/5/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_CW -0.063 0.10 1,494,660 18,379,630 5/5/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_CW -0.262 0.13 2,708,270 16,175,261 31/6/2020
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-200605 -0.109 0.00 3,208,550 15,377,520 5/5/2020
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-200710 -0.130 0.00 3,260,680 15,154,550 10/6/2020
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-200626 -0.031 0.00 4,673,140 14,834,220 26/5/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_CW -0.120 0.16 1,444,700 14,276,034 10/6/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_CW -0.189 0.19 2,216,250 13,648,031 7/7/2020
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-200612 -0.091 0.00 3,088,790 13,161,020 12/5/2020
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-200724 -0.055 0.00 3,040,800 12,688,570 24/6/2020
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-200619 -0.021 0.00 2,814,150 11,895,470 19/5/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_CW -0.042 0.10 1,273,800 9,694,390 3/6/2020
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-200814 -0.377 0.00 4,267,850 8,857,610 14/7/2020
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-200703 -0.009 0.00 3,035,890 8,425,090 3/6/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_NW -0.039 0.11 1,771,470 7,880,659 10/6/2020
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-201225 -3.904 0.00 5,589,760 7,877,630 25/11/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_CW -0.397 0.13 2,752,910 6,160,797 14/7/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_CW 0.011 0.10 1,507,000 6,034,746 24/6/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_CW -0.024 0.10 1,624,590 5,235,432 17/6/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_NW -0.487 0.13 2,071,590 4,754,826 14/7/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_NW -0.616 0.14 2,619,220 4,658,944 7/7/2020
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-200717 -0.172 0.00 3,201,250 4,508,190 17/6/2020
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-200821 -0.926 0.00 1,927,150 3,752,890 21/7/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_NW -0.135 0.12 1,200,570 3,596,329 17/6/2020
BitMEX LTCU20 -0.061 0.10 16,906,317 2,974,659 25/8/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_NW -0.046 0.13 1,003,400 2,480,045 24/6/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_NW -0.922 0.13 1,242,070 2,372,004 21/7/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_NW -0.176 0.10 1,828,890 2,261,486 31/6/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_NQ -0.780 0.16 6,099,160 1,997,568 19/5/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_NQ -3.984 0.14 4,340,210 1,538,203 25/11/2020
BitMEX LTCM20 0.461 0.11 9,261,292 745,490 26/5/2020
FTX (Derivatives) LTC-0626 -0.827 0.19 354,509 659,499 26/5/2020
FTX (Derivatives) LTC-0925 -2.043 0.10 1,291,076 621,917 25/8/2020
Kraken (Futures) FI_LTCUSD_200731 -0.037 0.20 0 378,979 31/6/2020
BTSE (Futures) LTCN20 -1.368 0.19 14,772 291,841 31/6/2020
BTSE (Futures) LTCZ20 -0.437 0.78 35,245 217,930 25/11/2020
BTSE (Futures) LTCM20 -0.002 0.12 231,976 156,885 26/5/2020
BTSE (Futures) LTCQ20 0.169 0.19 13,682 120,528 28/7/2020
BTSE (Futures) LTCU20 0.783 0.43 83,880 82,759 25/8/2020
Kraken (Futures) FI_LTCUSD_200925 0.034 0.15 0 72,926 25/8/2020
Kraken (Futures) FI_LTCUSD_200626 0.118 0.12 0 38,903 26/5/2020
Kraken (Futures) FI_LTCUSD_200828 -0.690 0.10 0 4,480 28/7/2020

Besides there are other derivatives which can be considered for the purpose of leveraging.

Indexes as partly correlated with LTC can be also considered for accelerating trades.

Positive correlation with Litecoin

Identifying long term correlated crypto assets can also serve as an alternative for leveraging. The alternative can come with more derivative choice and higher volumes.

ADA XMR ONT ZIL ATOM
LTC 0.74 0.66 0.64 0.64 0.62

Check other correlations with Litecoin or use a custom form to check LTC changes in correlation coefficient with other token.