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
MEXC Global (Futures) LTC_USDT -0.001 0.02 -0.00400 137,166,302 8,871,169
MXC (Futures) LTC_USDT -0.010 0.02 0.01500 103,968,399 8,772,588
Binance (Futures) LTCUSDT 0.002 0.02 0.00992 59,349,785 477,715,532
FTX (Derivatives) LTC-PERP 0.124 0.02 0.08400 32,923,793 132,839,227
Prime XBT LTC/BTC 0.000 3.13 0.00000 25,073,200 20,253
Bybit LTCUSDT 0.026 0.02 -0.00490 20,842,513 50,176,641
dYdX Perpetual LTC-USD -0.427 0.18 -0.00021 18,800,531 22,261,460
Binance (Futures) LTCUSD_PERP 0.057 0.02 -0.00107 18,406,630 242,693,883
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USDT-SWAP 0.043 0.02 -0.00261 17,016,239 195,110,478
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-SWAP 0.034 0.04 0.01191 14,515,610 79,438,020
Prime XBT LTC/USD 0.000 0.86 0.00000 14,506,500 622,530
ZBG Futures LTC_USDT -0.144 0.05 0.08106 7,279,006 1,633,359
Huobi Futures LTC-USD 0.031 0.09 0.01000 4,725,820 20,371,133
Bitget Futures LTCUSD -0.009 0.08 0.02329 4,712,650 7,593,332
BitZ (Futures) 105 0.140 0.52 0.00000 4,184,590 65,062,122
Huobi Futures LTC-USDT -0.012 0.05 0.00800 3,996,794 45,967,969
BitMEX LTCUSD -0.132 0.06 0.01000 3,766,620 7,356,568
Hopex LTCUSDT -0.052 0.00 0.00000 3,611,578 59,348,810
Gate.io (Futures) LTC_USDT -0.149 0.09 -0.01270 2,944,564 41,093,185
Bitforex (Futures) SWAP-USD-LTC -0.087 0.04 -0.00900 2,775,504 168,829,536
BitZ (Futures) 5 0.070 0.13 0.00000 2,678,366 39,329,309
Bitfinex (Futures) TLTCF0:USTF0 0.170 0.11 0.02586 2,114,548 5,604,782
Bitfinex (Futures) LTCF0:USTF0 0.004 0.06 0.00000 2,078,627 23,264,675
Kraken (Futures) PI_LTCUSD 0.201 0.21 0.10067 2,074,148 7,270,713
Phemex (Futures) LTCUSD -0.131 0.02 -0.00257 1,929,205 59,396,473
BTSE (Futures) LTCPFC -0.293 0.30 0.00000 1,669,637 3,453,950
Phemex LTCUSD -0.245 0.12 0.09350 1,656,001 17,816,838
Crypto.com Exchange (Futures) LTCUSD-PERP 0.035 0.11 0.00000 1,248,687 1,248,687
MyCoinStory LTCUSDT_QUANTO_PERP -0.168 0.00 0.06409 1,097,992 3,523,127
Bitget Futures CMT_LTCUSDT -0.020 0.07 -0.00340 852,058 3,654,032
MCS LTCUSDT_QUANTO_PERP 1.579 0.11 0.01000 503,098 28,493
Poloniex Futures LTCUSDTPERP -0.053 0.16 0.00000 115,937 156,138
CoinFLEX (Futures) LTC-USD-SWAP-LIN 0.000 0.52 -0.01000 93,449 3,958
AscendEX (BitMax) (Futures) LTC-PERP -0.029 0.00 0.00059 76,750 179,505
Gate.io (Futures) LTC_USD 9.326 0.70 0.01000 73,512 9,514
BitZ (Futures) LTC_USDT 0.000 0.14 0.00000 47,194 263,085
BitZ (Futures) LTC_USD 0.000 0.12 0.00000 30,560 178,650
BaseFEX LTCXBT -0.504 0.21 0.01000 15,392 159,341
CoinTiger (Futures) LTCUSDT 0.131 0.02 0.00992 0 143,220,387
Biki (Futures) 10 -0.061 0.15 0.11109 0 47,130,982
BTCEX (Futures) LTC-USDT-PERPETUAL -0.044 5.13 -0.10078 0 10,670,477
Bitfinex (Futures) LTCF0:BTCF0 0.137 0.01 0.00000 0 4,078,289
MXC (Futures) LTC_USD -0.120 0.50 0.10000 0 2,167,008
GMO Japan (Futures) LTC_JPY 0.000 0.28 0.00000 0 1,961,951
AAX Futures LTCUSDTFP 8.099 0.20 0.00363 0 1,411,946
HBTC (Futures) LTC-SWAP-USDT 0.224 0.10 0.01470 0 1,252,724
Delta Exchange LTCUSDT -0.297 0.02 0.14590 0 985,727
Stormgain Futures LTC-PERPUSDT 0.000 0.19 0.00400 0 819,073
Bibox (Futures) 4LTC_USDT 0.000 0.02 0.00000 0 330,652
HBTC (Futures) LTC-SWAP 0.192 0.05 0.00891 0 251,917
BHEX (Futures) LTC-SWAP-USDT -0.011 0.14 -0.02237 0 53,432
Crypto.com (Futures) LTCUSD-PERP 0.000 0.11 0.00000 0 35,751
Stormgain Futures LTC-PERPBTC -100.000 2.46 0.00400 0 252
BHEX (Futures) LTC-SWAP 0.047 0.03 0.02221 0 40

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-220325 -0.516 0.03 22,553,000 154,788,379 25/3/2022
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USDT-220325 -0.809 0.12 3,368,216 91,208,105 25/3/2022
Binance (Futures) LTCUSD_220325 -0.594 0.03 7,742,270 39,826,043 25/3/2022
Huobi Futures LTC_CQ -0.526 0.14 1,766,020 8,047,010 25/3/2022
FTX (Derivatives) LTC-0325 -0.381 0.10 953,461 7,198,991 25/3/2022
Binance (Futures) LTCUSD_220624 -2.207 0.14 1,508,270 6,411,704 24/6/2022
Huobi Futures LTC_CW 0.154 0.34 559,190 1,295,714 28/1/2022
Huobi Futures LTC_NW 0.100 0.46 485,060 1,058,661 4/2/2022
Huobi Futures LTC_NW -0.379 0.28 288,000 183,835 28/1/2022
Huobi Futures LTC_NQ -1.884 0.60 1,377,380 145,463 24/6/2022
Huobi Futures LTC_NQ -3.953 0.18 2,873,420 120,148 25/3/2022

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 ONT XMR ZIL FTT
LTC 0.69 0.67 0.66 0.64 0.64

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