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
Binance (Futures) LTCUSDT -0.089 0.02 0.03701 113,753,833 368,803,012
MXC (Futures) LTC_USDT -0.010 0.02 0.01500 103,968,399 8,772,588
FTX (Derivatives) LTC-PERP -0.002 0.02 0.04800 49,068,473 67,538,529
Bitforex (Futures) SWAP-USD-LTC -0.150 0.03 0.02300 39,913,079 281,110,745
Bybit LTCUSDT -0.059 0.02 0.12080 39,561,046 41,087,612
Huobi Futures LTC-USD 0.063 0.02 0.01000 31,719,220 59,316,699
Binance (Futures) LTCUSD_PERP -0.040 0.02 0.02157 29,502,480 145,438,264
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-SWAP -0.015 0.02 0.05819 28,096,410 41,314,769
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USDT-SWAP -0.077 0.02 0.02275 20,811,502 89,533,919
dYdX Perpetual LTC-USD -0.038 0.05 0.00122 20,674,002 12,766,828
Huobi Futures LTC-USDT -0.061 0.02 0.03693 16,357,075 100,515,814
BitMEX LTCUSD -0.126 0.02 0.12110 8,217,972 22,218,442
Bitget Futures CMT_LTCUSDT -0.016 0.06 0.05175 7,884,437 9,694,751
Prime XBT LTC/USD 0.000 0.53 0.00000 6,792,725 1,012,819
Phemex (Futures) LTCUSD -0.177 0.02 0.05318 6,455,433 19,094,462
Hopex LTCUSDT -0.038 0.00 0.00000 4,752,435 48,046,881
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
ZBG Futures LTC_USDT -0.089 0.02 0.03038 4,156,126 3,333,830
Prime XBT LTC/BTC 0.000 3.23 0.00000 3,965,198 49,056
Bitfinex (Futures) LTCF0:USTF0 -0.126 0.01 0.05337 2,679,387 3,716,236
BitZ (Futures) 5 0.070 0.13 0.00000 2,678,366 39,329,309
Gate.io (Futures) LTC_USDT -0.177 0.00 0.01020 2,596,387 40,015,928
Bitfinex (Futures) TLTCF0:USTF0 0.170 0.11 0.02586 2,114,548 5,604,782
BTSE (Futures) LTCPFC 0.120 0.03 0.00000 1,944,621 4,630,409
Phemex LTCUSD -0.245 0.12 0.09350 1,656,001 17,816,838
Kraken (Futures) PI_LTCUSD 0.016 0.11 0.08978 1,546,328 9,572,347
MyCoinStory LTCUSDT_QUANTO_PERP -0.168 0.00 0.06409 1,097,992 3,523,127
Gate.io (Futures) LTC_USD -0.777 0.00 0.01000 262,595 95,890
AscendEX (BitMax) (Futures) LTC-PERP -0.196 0.00 0.06116 127,807 105,117
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
CoinFLEX (Futures) LTC-USD-SWAP-LIN 0.000 0.50 0.00020 7,517 8,581
CoinTiger (Futures) LTCUSDT -0.057 0.02 0.03679 0 110,478,192
Biki (Futures) 10 -0.061 0.15 0.11109 0 47,130,982
Stormgain Futures LTC-PERPUSDT 0.000 0.11 0.00400 0 3,043,312
MXC (Futures) LTC_USD -0.120 0.50 0.10000 0 2,167,008
GMO Japan (Futures) LTC_JPY 0.000 0.17 0.00000 0 1,571,515
HBTC (Futures) LTC-SWAP-USDT 0.224 0.10 0.01470 0 1,252,724
Crypto.com Exchange (Futures) LTCUSD-PERP 0.021 0.09 0.00002 0 1,060,676
Delta Exchange LTCUSDT -0.297 0.02 0.14590 0 985,727
Bitfinex (Futures) LTCF0:BTCF0 -0.116 0.02 0.01178 0 496,160
HBTC (Futures) LTC-SWAP 0.192 0.05 0.00891 0 251,917
Bibox (Futures) 4LTC_USDT 0.000 0.01 0.00000 0 191,622
Poloniex Futures LTCUSDTPERP -0.091 0.15 0.00000 0 116,572
BHEX (Futures) LTC-SWAP-USDT -0.011 0.14 -0.02237 0 43,679
Crypto.com (Futures) LTCUSD-PERP 0.000 0.11 0.00000 0 35,751
Stormgain Futures LTC-PERPBTC 0.000 2.58 0.00400 0 10,211
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-211231 -3.229 0.02 34,158,130 133,662,458 31/12/2021
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USDT-211231 -3.171 0.02 6,003,617 97,877,784 31/12/2021
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-211022 -0.238 0.06 3,522,380 31,102,696 22/10/2021
Binance (Futures) LTCUSD_211231 -3.385 0.02 10,480,580 28,062,933 31/12/2021
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-220325 -6.188 0.04 9,809,150 19,442,430 25/3/2022
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USD-211029 -0.511 0.03 2,440,920 15,037,588 29/10/2021
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USDT-220325 -6.147 0.07 2,667,352 14,053,545 25/3/2022
Huobi Futures LTC_CQ -0.695 0.04 12,379,600 11,417,282 31/12/2021
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USDT-211022 -0.227 0.08 672,909 10,031,966 22/10/2021
OKEx (Futures) LTC-USDT-211029 -0.404 0.04 476,041 9,951,773 29/10/2021
FTX (Derivatives) LTC-1231 -3.205 0.09 3,409,084 6,618,035 31/12/2021
Binance (Futures) LTCUSD_220325 -6.335 0.05 4,008,470 4,143,568 25/3/2022
Huobi Futures LTC_NQ -0.402 0.26 571,280 12,412 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 0.63

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