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
CoinTiger (Futures) LTCUSDT -0.082 0.12 0.01982 21,707,775 39,439,454
Binance (Futures) LTCUSDT -0.110 0.12 0.01978 21,704,897 131,458,831
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-SWAP -0.060 0.12 0.05459 11,740,310 38,699,704
FTX (Derivatives) LTC-PERP -0.005 0.14 0.04560 8,874,952 11,824,029
BitMEX LTCUSD -0.198 0.12 0.08570 5,364,748 12,713,553
Phemex (Futures) LTCUSD -0.058 0.12 0.01000 3,410,473 13,387,465
BitZ (Futures) 105 0.145 0.13 0.00000 3,102,569 15,755,166
BitZ (Futures) 5 0.000 0.12 0.00000 2,733,864 13,910,012
Phemex LTCUSD -0.245 0.12 0.09350 1,656,001 17,816,838
Binance (Futures) LTCUSD_PERP -0.137 0.15 0.01000 1,307,040 7,476,730
Prime XBT LTC/USD 0.000 1.75 0.00000 1,243,525 1,926,598
Kraken (Futures) PI_LTCUSD -0.054 0.19 -0.22780 906,233 8,525,499
MXC (Futures) LTC_USDT -0.002 0.12 -0.00940 896,975 6,243,751
Bitforex (Futures) SWAP-USD-LTC -0.036 0.19 0.09100 761,092 6,096,469
Prime XBT LTC/BTC 0.000 2.27 0.00000 632,830 274,514
Bybit LTCUSDT -0.162 0.12 0.16370 559,801 4,113,296
Hopex LTCUSDT -0.036 0.00 0.00000 510,463 23,650,739
Gate.io (Futures) LTC_USD -0.449 0.00 0.01000 411,914 185,247
BTSE (Futures) LTCPFC 0.508 0.36 0.00000 304,665 383,062
BaseFEX LTCXBT -0.504 0.21 0.01000 15,392 159,341
Bitfinex (Futures) TLTCF0:USTF0 0.097 0.18 0.00000 942 64,178
Huobi Futures LTC-USD -0.111 0.12 0.02927 0 87,454,837
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USDT-SWAP -0.020 0.12 0.03490 0 61,155,356
Biki (Futures) 10 -0.084 0.19 0.01022 0 25,711,471
Bitget Futures LTCUSD -0.022 0.19 -0.00986 0 3,332,865
ZBG Futures LTC_USDT 0.000 0.00 0.00000 0 2,893,675
HBTC (Futures) LTC-SWAP-USDT -0.042 0.17 0.07459 0 1,895,308
Gate.io (Futures) LTC_USDT -0.054 0.00 0.01000 0 1,852,041
Bibox (Futures) 4LTC_USDT 0.000 0.16 0.00000 0 1,517,395
Bitget Futures CMT_LTCUSDT 0.000 0.17 -0.00846 0 1,223,435
Delta Exchange LTCUSDT -0.162 0.14 0.03110 0 463,179
BHEX (Futures) LTC-SWAP 0.018 0.34 0.00073 0 130,312
HBTC (Futures) LTC-SWAP -0.005 0.19 0.03148 0 122,687
GMO Japan (Futures) LTC_JPY 0.000 0.87 0.00000 0 96,659

Leveraging by Futures

Furthermore, future contracts can be used to leverage position.

Exchange Symbol Premium (-)
Discount (+)
Spread Open Intrest 24h Volume Expiry Date
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-201225 -2.217 0.14 16,395,730 117,379,064 25/12/2020
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USDT-201225 -1.793 0.15 0 88,322,487 25/12/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_CQ -2.272 0.10 16,854,040 78,202,808 25/12/2020
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-201030 -0.317 0.14 2,689,670 19,821,662 30/10/2020
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-201106 -0.569 0.15 1,031,370 16,558,161 6/11/2020
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-210326 -3.217 0.14 3,679,170 14,282,536 26/3/2021
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USDT-210326 -1.477 0.15 0 14,106,676 26/3/2021
Huobi Futures LTC_CW -0.318 0.16 910,410 8,878,830 30/10/2020
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USDT-201030 -0.456 0.19 0 6,676,153 30/10/2020
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USDT-201106 -0.525 0.14 0 6,129,900 6/11/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_NW -0.172 0.18 946,980 4,501,372 30/10/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_NQ -3.317 0.17 1,834,270 4,158,490 26/3/2021
Huobi Futures LTC_NW -0.455 0.16 525,110 3,652,692 6/11/2020
FTX (Derivatives) LTC-1225 -1.792 0.19 1,325,544 2,484,396 25/12/2020
Huobi Futures LTC_NQ -0.983 0.16 3,730,000 2,097,003 25/12/2020
Kraken (Futures) FI_LTCUSD_201030 -0.287 0.32 0 654,752 30/10/2020
BitMEX LTCZ20 0.374 0.12 1,714,948 626,859 25/12/2020
BTSE (Futures) LTCV20 0.782 1.26 12,158 608,972 30/10/2020
BTSE (Futures) LTCZ20 -0.470 1.24 34,753 607,694 25/12/2020
Kraken (Futures) FI_LTCUSD_201225 0.196 0.39 0 88,636 25/12/2020

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 0.63 0.60

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