FAQ Overview

Site FAQ's

Is there support for this site?

You can reach out to us to let us know about any bugs you find, features you would like to see or general feedback about the site through our online ticket system → >VCTickets

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-02-07 03:19


Who is VantageCrypto?

VantageCrytpo is a crypto market metrics data provider that provides all backend services & support for an array of crypto market analytics sites such as vcdepth.io & coinorderflow.com. VantageCrypto also provides raw API data subscriptions for use in building other crypto market related platforms such as websites, signals and trading solutions.

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-05-17 21:20


Can I filter assets by Marketcap, Order Book and Volume?

We have incorporated simple controls that allow users to fast filter assets by specifying a dollar amount and and filtering the users choice of all assets which are greater than or less than the amount specified. This method of filtering simply removes the coins from the asset scanner below. We also provide Depth of Market filtering which has its own FAQ dedicated to its function.

 

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-02-06 23:48


How does the crypto Depth of Market filter work?

In addition to filtering assets by their overall liquidity, we also offer the ability to see market depth by % of the top of order books or “nearest the money”. The value of using this filter is so that one can observe how much of the orders are serious and “in play” versus how many are well outside the likelihood of execution along with identifying support and resistance points. Typically depending on the price of the asset as to the more appropriate market depth to evaluate.

For example, with an asset that costs $1usd, the top 5%-10% of the books between .90cents and $1.10 may very well be in play. For an asset that costs $10,000, it is unlikely that orders between $9000-$11000 would be in play and would be more appropriate to look at the top 1% of the order books in this case, observing orders between $9900-$10100 which are likely orders in play.

When filtering depth by % of books, the filter applies to all data, asks, bids, books, charts, etc. This does not hide any assets, it hides what could be considered irrelevant order books byond the percentage specified.

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-02-07 03:16


What are crypto global and regional markets?

We offer the ability to observe market performance by region. We can see the progress of adoption or the result of legislation across a variety of regions independently. Simply click the market drop down and choose the markets you would like to see.We create regions based on the underlyng exchanges which are assessed and classified by the following.

  • Source of bulk  of Internet traffic
  • Headquarters / Company/site posture
  • Site primary language
  • Country fiat Trading pairs supported

This filter will update all the top assets, global books, volume and marketcap values as well as the available assets in the coin scanner below and any non-related exchanges from the coin-depth page. The metrics you see for each asset is only based on the region selected. We default to global crypto markets.


Simply click on the markets filter button and choose the regional market you want to see.

Author: VantageCrypto
Last update: 2020-02-07 03:15


How is crypto market capitalization (MarketCap) calculated?

Asset market capitalizaton is typically assessed by multiplying the current per share/coin/token price by the total circulation of shares/coins/tokens. The total number in circulation for many crypto assets is of debate since many of the major sites report different market caps for the same assets.

 You may notice that the global market cap is higher on our website than on other market-cap based sites. We feel what the market provides now is a market capitalization based on a conjectured circulation, many times only defined in a non-legally-binding white-paper. For most coins/tokens, any coin that has already been minted can be sold at any time. Our marketcap calculations include all coins which exist today since for most assets, the entirety of their circulation could be made liquid at any time.

Our approach is one that if a coin/token developer has decided to mint coins before they need them and want to sit on them, thats fine but then they should be okay with counting those coins against their market capitalization. There are an array of techniques for minting coins/tokens after the initial genesis block/contract in a controlled and judicial manner for those developers who are more concerned with their perceived market capitalization.

We will also be implementing a conjecture based market capitalization as another field option users can choose which will reflect a similar figure as what may be found in competing market-cap sites later down the road, but not as a priority.

 

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-02-07 03:13


Can I filter out exchanges I dont want to see?

We saw the effects of coin scanners arbitrarily including and removing exchanges from their averages and we felt the solution was simple, let this be the users choice, not the website developers choice. We enable users to filter exchanges from the results providing numbers that exclude data from filtered exchanges. If you dont want to see prices influenced by BitHumb’s premium, filter bithumb from the data-set, you want to see all the binance exchanges combined, no problem.

Simply click on filters/exchanges and then select or un-select the exchanges you want to see or filter.

Author: VantageCrypto
Last update: 2020-02-07 03:12


What are books avg/24?

Volume isnt plotted in current value but rather the aggregate of the last 24 hours. We see a similar value in charting books based on more than just the current value. Charting books real time is helpful for active trading but it makes it more difficult to see the overall trends. We have now included a books/24 value which simply provides the average of the books over the last 24 hours and we set this as default. For users wishing to see realtime books instead, simply drop down the books menu and select real-time. This data is also availabel as a field from the field chooser and is how we relay combined order books in the mini-charts.

 

Author: VantageCrypto
Last update: 2020-02-07 03:10


How can I customize this screener?

We easily qualify as the most comprehensive and customizable coin scanners on the market today. To us, providing this function just makes sense. See the data you want to see, how you want to see it, in the order you want to see it. We may be the first coin scanner to do this but we shouldn't be the last, others will follow.

Simply click on the feild chooser, choose the fields you want from the fields available and then drag and drop them in the order you want to see the data. Watch the screen change as you change your selections.

We have also recently added the ability to drag and drop fields to move them around on the screen directly.

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-02-07 03:10


What are site info-panels?

We make it easy to see the datasets you want to see by enabling all of our data information panels to be changed out to the information set that the user prefers to see when they visit our front page or coin depth pages. Simply click in the top right of any information panel to drop down and select the panel of your choice from comparative global metrics to recent assets viewed, we have an array of no-nonsense information panels to provide users with relevant and useful data-sets for how they analyze crypto assets.

Just click on the top right of the information panel that is on the side of any chart to change to a different data set.

 

 

Author: VantageCrypto
Last update: 2020-02-07 03:08


What are Crypto Sector Indices?

Another first to market feature coming online. Finally the ability to see trends in underlying blockchain sub-sectors. We can see which industries are growing and which ones are contracting. Are gambling coins affected by new legislation? Are privacy coins growing on traditional crypto transactions, how is the progress of real estates adoption of blockchain? See the trends, compare sectors, see where blockchain is really finding traction. 

Finally market dominance is calculated by like pairs competing with similar products instead of everything compared to Bitcoin.

Click on Indices on the front page either select an index directly or go to the global indices page so see how various sectors are performing across Crypto.

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-02-07 03:06


What is Triple Variable Trending (TVT)?

Online now, see the trends you want to see on all the values you want to see them on. Users can click in any %change fields and change the hours for calculation. See price, volume, books, bids, asks & MDR trends from the last 1, 2 & 3 hours or the last 24, 48, 72, 720 hours or whatever duration fits your strategy. Another first to market, no nonsense feature.

 

Author: VantageCrypto
Last update: 2020-02-07 03:05


VantageCrypto User Agreement

UserAgreement

Effective on April 1, 2018 Updated on August 2019

Terms and conditions

These terms and conditions ("Terms", "Agreement") are an agreement between VantageCrypto Inc & ("vantagecrypto Inc", "us", "we" or "our") and you ("User", "you" or "your"). This Agreement sets forth the general terms and conditions of your use of the vantagecrypto.com website and any of its products or services (collectively, "Website" or "Services"). This is to include but is not limited to vcdepth.io, coinbvm.com, coinzesty.com & coinmarketflow.com.

Accounts and membership

You must be at least 13 years of age to use this Website. By using this Website and by agreeing to this Agreement you warrant and represent that you are at least 13 years of age. If you create an account on the Website, you are responsible for maintaining the security of your account and you are fully responsible for all activities that occur under the account and any other actions taken in connection with it. We may, but have no obligation to, monitor and review new accounts before you may sign in and use our Services. Providing false contact information of any kind may result in the termination of your account. You must immediately notify us of any unauthorized uses of your account or any other breaches of security. We will not be liable for any acts or omissions by you, including any damages of any kind incurred as a result of such acts or omissions. We may suspend, disable, or delete your account (or any part thereof) if we determine that you have violated any provision of this Agreement or that your conduct or content would tend to damage our reputation and goodwill. If we delete your account for the foregoing reasons, you may not re-register for our Services. We may block your email address and Internet protocol address to prevent further registration.

Billing and payments

You shall pay all fees or charges to your account in accordance with the fees, charges, and billing terms in effect at the time a fee or charge is due and payable. If, in our judgment, your purchase constitutes a high-risk transaction, we will require you to provide us with a copy of your valid government-issued photo identification, and possibly a copy of a recent bank statement for the credit or debit card used for the purchase. We reserve the right to change products and product pricing at any time. We also reserve the right to refuse any order you place with us. We may, in our sole discretion, limit or cancel quantities purchased per person, per household or per order. These restrictions may include orders placed by or under the same customer account, the same credit card, and/or orders that use the same billing and/or shipping address. In the event that we make a change to or cancel an order, we may attempt to notify you by contacting the e-mail and/or billing address/phone number provided at the time the order was made.

Accuracy of information

Occasionally there may be information on the Website that contains typographical errors, inaccuracies or omissions that may relate to product descriptions, pricing, availability, promotions and offers. We reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions, and to change or update information or cancel orders if any information on the Website or on any related Service is inaccurate at any time without prior notice (including after you have submitted your order). We undertake no obligation to update, amend or clarify information on the Website including, without limitation, pricing information, except as required by law. No specified update or refresh date applied on the Website should be taken to indicate that all information on the Website or on any related Service has been modified or updated.

Backups

We are not responsible for Content residing on the Website. In no event shall we be held liable for any loss of any Content. It is your sole responsibility to maintain appropriate backup of your Content. Notwithstanding the foregoing, on some occasions and in certain circumstances, with absolutely no obligation, we may be able to restore some or all of your data that has been deleted as of a certain date and time when we may have backed up data for our own purposes. We make no guarantee that the data you need will be available.

Advertisements

During use of the Website, you may enter into correspondence with or participate in promotions of advertisers or sponsors showing their goods or services through the Website. Any such activity, and any terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such activity, is solely between you and the applicable third-party. We shall have no liability, obligation or responsibility for any such correspondence, purchase or promotion between you and any such third-party.

Links to other websites

Although this Website may link to other websites, we are not, directly or indirectly, implying any approval, association, sponsorship, endorsement, or affiliation with any linked website, unless specifically stated herein. We are not responsible for examining or evaluating, and we do not warrant the offerings of, any businesses or individuals or the content of their websites. We do not assume any responsibility or liability for the actions, products, services, and content of any other third-parties. You should carefully review the legal statements and other conditions of use of any website which you access through a link from this Website. Your linking to any other off-site websites is at your own risk.

Prohibited uses

In addition to other terms as set forth in the Agreement, you are prohibited from using the Website or its Content: (a) for any unlawful purpose; (b) to solicit others to perform or participate in any unlawful acts; (c) to violate any international, federal, provincial or state regulations, rules, laws, or local ordinances; (d) to infringe upon or violate our intellectual property rights or the intellectual property rights of others; (e) to harass, abuse, insult, harm, defame, slander, disparage, intimidate, or discriminate based on gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, race, age, national origin, or disability; (f) to submit false or misleading information; (g) to upload or transmit viruses or any other type of malicious code that will or may be used in any way that will affect the functionality or operation of the Service or of any related website, other websites, or the Internet; (h) to collect or track the personal information of others; (i) to spam, phish, pharm, pretext, spider, crawl, or scrape; (j) for any obscene or immoral purpose; or (k) to interfere with or circumvent the security features of the Service or any related website, other websites, or the Internet. We reserve the right to terminate your use of the Service or any related website for violating any of the prohibited uses.

Intellectual property rights

This Agreement does not transfer to you any intellectual property owned by vantagecrypto Inc &/or COINBVM Inc or third-parties, and all rights, titles, and interests in and to such property will remain (as between the parties) solely with vantagecrypto Inc &/or COINBVM Inc. All trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with our Website or Services, are trademarks or registered trademarks of vantagecrypto Inc &/or COINBVM Inc or vantagecrypto Inc &/or COINBVM Inc licensors. Other trademarks, service marks, graphics and logos used in connection with our Website or Services may be the trademarks of other third-parties. Your use of our Website and Services grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any vantagecrypto Inc &/or COINBVM Inc or third-party trademarks.

Disclaimer of warranty

You agree that your use of our Website or Services is solely at your own risk. You agree that such Service is provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis. We expressly disclaim all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement. We make no warranty that the Services will meet your requirements, or that the Service will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free; nor do we make any warranty as to the results that may be obtained from the use of the Service or as to the accuracy or reliability of any information obtained through the Service or that defects in the Service will be corrected. You understand and agree that any material and/or data downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of Service is done at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of such material and/or data. We make no warranty regarding any goods or services purchased or obtained through the Service or any transactions entered into through the Service. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from us or through the Service shall create any warranty not expressly made herein.

VantageCrypto API users

Any users of VantageCrypto API subscriptions must also agree to the VantageCrypto API agreement which can be found here > VantageCrypto API Agreement

Beta Testing Agreement

Important: Please read this Beta Testing Agreement (“Agreement”) carefully as it sets out the terms and conditions you must agree to in order to participate as a Beta test site.
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
By using the site you agree that you are using the site as a beta tester until such time that the software is no longer in beta state.
A. VantageCrypto frequently develops pre-release Beta versions of software functionality, that may be made available for public release, including modifications, enhancements, improvements, updates, additions, derivative works, documentation and related material (“Beta Website”).
B. VantageCrypto performs testing prior to making releases however may not capture all faults and bugs. VantageCrypto provides beta users with access to products prior to the software being commercially released In order to allow users to derive value while we test and develop the system.
C. Licensee wishes to serve as a Beta test site for such Beta Website and acknowledges the Beta Disclaimer;
BETA DISCLAIMER
THE Beta Website LICENSED HEREUNDER IS BELIEVED TO CONTAIN DEFECTS AND A PRIMARY PURPOSE OF THIS BETA TESTING AGREEMENT IS TO OBTAIN FEEDBACK ON SOFTWARE PERFORMANCE AND THE IDENTIFICATION OF DEFECTS. LICENSEE IS ADVISED TO SAFEGUARD IMPORTANT DATA, TO USE CAUTION AND NOT TO RELY IN ANY WAY ON THE CORRECT FUNCTIONING OR PERFORMANCE OF THE Beta Website AND/OR ACCOMPANYING MATERIALS.
NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the mutual covenants and premises herein contained, the parties hereto agree as follows:
1. LICENSE GRANT. VantageCrypto grants to Licensee a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable license to use the Beta Website solely for Beta testing and use from the acceptance date of this Agreement until the official release date of the generally available commercial version of the Beta Website, subject to the term and conditions below. VantageCrypto may vary the duration of the test period at any time and for any reason.
2. FEEDBACK. In consideration for receiving access to the Beta Website for testing, Licensee agrees to serve as a “Beta test site” for the Beta Website and will gather and report test data to VantageCrypto in the manner and within the time period of this Agreement. Licensee agrees to provide best effort to give VantageCrypto feedback, comments or enhancement suggestions on the Beta Website (the “Feedback”) and hereby assigns to VantageCrypto all rights, title and interest to such ideas for enhancements, including any product enhancements developed as a result of such ideas. Licensee agrees that VantageCrypto may use the Feedback for any purpose.
3. CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION. Licensee agrees that the Beta Website is the sole and exclusive property of VantageCrypto and includes valuable trade secrets and other intellectual property of VantageCrypto. Licensee agrees to treat the Beta Website and any documentation or other materials provided with the Beta Website as confidential, and will not without the prior express written authorization of VantageCrypto:
a) Demonstrate, copy, sell, market or grant access to the Beta Website to any third party; or
b) Publish or otherwise disclose information relating to performance or quality of the Beta Website to any third party or share any documentation or other materials relating to the Beta Website with any third party; or
c) Modify, reuse, disassemble, decompile, reverse engineer or otherwise translate the Beta Website or any portion thereof.
4. NO WARRANTY. The Beta Website is prerelease code and is not at the level of performance or compatibility of a final, generally available product offering. The Beta Website may not operate correctly and may be substantially modified prior to first commercial shipment, never released commercially, or withdrawn after commercial release. The Beta Website is provided “AS IS” without warranty of any kind, including without limitation, any warranty as to performance, non-infringement of third party rights, sellabiltiy, or fitness for a particular purpose. The entire risk arising out of the use or performance of the Beta Website remains with Licensee. In no event shall VantageCrypto be liable for any damage whatsoever arising out of the use of or inability to use the Beta Website, including without limitation, any direct, indirect, consequential, exemplary, special, incidental or punitive damages, or damages for lost data or lost profits, even if VantageCrypto has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
5. REFERENCE. Upon completion of the Beta testing period, VantageCrypto may request Licensee to provide material, statistics, or information that is not deemed confidential to Licensee’s business for use in press releases, customer testimonials, and as a reference in marketing and sales initiatives by VantageCrypto.
6. PRODUCT SUPPORT. Licensee acknowledges that VantageCrypto is under no obligation to provide (a) technical support under the terms of this Agreement, (b) to continue to develop, productize, support, repair, offer for sale or in any other way continue to provide or develop Beta Website either to Licensee or to any other party, and (c) provides no assurance that any specific errors or discrepancies in the Beta Website will be corrected.
7. EXPIRATION. Licensee’s rights with respect to the Beta Website will expire upon the generally available commercial release of the Beta Website. Either party may terminate this Agreement at any time with or without reason by providing advance written notice. Upon any expiration or termination of this Agreement, the rights and licenses granted under this Agreement shall immediately terminate. Licensee participation privileges may be terminated immediately without written notice upon failure to comply with any of the terms and conditions of this Agreement or failure to provide reasonable feedback in a timely manner.
8. ENTIRE AGREEMENT; MODIFICATION. This Agreement constitutes the entire and only agreement between the parties for Beta Website and all other prior negotiations, representations, agreements, and understandings are superseded hereby. No agreements altering or supplementing the terms hereof may be made except by means of a written document signed by the duly authorized representatives of the parties.
9. GOVERNING LAW. This Agreement shall be governed, construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the state of Florida, USA.

Limitation of liability

To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, in no event will vantagecrypto Inc &/or COINBVM Inc, its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents, suppliers or licensors be liable to any person for (a): any indirect, incidental, special, punitive, cover or consequential damages (including, without limitation, damages for lost profits, revenue, sales, goodwill, use of content, impact on business, business interruption, loss of anticipated savings, loss of business opportunity) however caused, under any theory of liability, including, without limitation, contract, tort, warranty, breach of statutory duty, negligence or otherwise, even if vantagecrypto Inc &/or COINBVM Inc has been advised as to the possibility of such damages or could have foreseen such damages. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, the aggregate liability of vantagecrypto Inc &/or COINBVM Inc and its affiliates, officers, employees, agents, suppliers and licensors, relating to the services will be limited to an amount greater of one dollar or any amounts actually paid in cash by you to vantagecrypto Inc &/or COINBVM Inc for the prior one month period prior to the first event or occurrence giving rise to such liability. The limitations and exclusions also apply if this remedy does not fully compensate you for any losses or fails of its essential purpose.

Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold vantagecrypto Inc &/or COINBVM Inc and its affiliates, directors, officers, employees, and agents harmless from and against any liabilities, losses, damages or costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees, incurred in connection with or arising from any third-party allegations, claims, actions, disputes, or demands asserted against any of them as a result of or relating to your Content, your use of the Website or Services or any willful misconduct on your part.

Severability

All rights and restrictions contained in this Agreement may be exercised and shall be applicable and binding only to the extent that they do not violate any applicable laws and are intended to be limited to the extent necessary so that they will not render this Agreement illegal, invalid or unenforceable. If any provision or portion of any provision of this Agreement shall be held to be illegal, invalid or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, it is the intention of the parties that the remaining provisions or portions thereof shall constitute their agreement with respect to the subject matter hereof, and all such remaining provisions or portions thereof shall remain in full force and effect.

Dispute resolution

The formation, interpretation, and performance of this Agreement and any disputes arising out of it shall be governed by the substantive and procedural laws of Florida, United States without regard to its rules on conflicts or choice of law and, to the extent applicable, the laws of United States. The exclusive jurisdiction and venue for actions related to the subject matter hereof shall be the state and federal courts located in Florida, United States, and you hereby submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts. You hereby waive any right to a jury trial in any proceeding arising out of or related to this Agreement. The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods does not apply to this Agreement.

Changes and amendments

We reserve the right to modify this Agreement or its policies relating to the Website or Services at any time, effective upon posting of an updated version of this Agreement on the Website. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. Continued use of the Website after any such changes shall constitute your consent to such changes.

Acceptance of these terms

You acknowledge that you have read this Agreement and agree to all its terms and conditions. By using the Website or its Services you agree to be bound by this Agreement. If you do not agree to abide by the terms of this Agreement, you are not authorized to use or access the Website and its Services.

Contacting us

If you would like to contact us to understand more about this Agreement or wish to contact us concerning any matter relating to it, you may do so via the contact form

This document was last updated on August 26, 2019

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-06-06 20:37


VantageCrypto Privacy Policy

PrivacyPolicy

Effective on April 1, 2018 Updated on August, 2019

This privacy policy ("Policy") describes how VantageCrypto Inc ("VantageCrypto Inc, "we", "us" or "our") collects, protects and uses the personally identifiable information ("Personal Information") you ("User", "you" or "your") may provide on the vantagecrypto.com website and any of its products or services (collectively, "Website" or "Services"). It also describes the choices available to you regarding our use of your Personal Information and how you can access and update this information. This Policy does not apply to the practices of companies that we do not own or control, or to individuals that we do not employ or manage. Websites include but are not limited to  vantagecrypto.com, vcdepth.io, coinbvm.com, coinzesty.com & coinmarketflow.com.

Automatic collection of information

When you visit the Website our servers automatically record information that your browser sends. This data may include information such as your device's IP address, browser type and version, operating system type and version, language preferences or the webpage you were visiting before you came to our Website, pages of our Website that you visit, the time spent on those pages, information you search for on our Website, access times and dates, and other statistics.

Collection of personal information

You can visit the Website without telling us who you are or revealing any information by which someone could identify you as a specific, identifiable individual. If, however, you wish to use some of the Website's features, you will be asked to provide certain Personal Information (for example, your name and e-mail address). We receive and store any information you knowingly provide to us when you create an account, publish content, make a purchase, or fill any online forms on the Website. When required, this information may include your email address, name, or other Personal Information. You can choose not to provide us with your Personal Information, but then you may not be able to take advantage of some of the Website's features. Users who are uncertain about what information is mandatory are welcome to contact us.

Managing personal information

You are able to access, add to, update and delete certain Personal Information about you. The information you can view, update, and delete may change as the Website or Services change. When you update information, however, we may maintain a copy of the unrevised information in our records. Some information may remain in our private records after your deletion of such information from your account. We will retain and use your Personal Information for the period necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law. We may use any aggregated data derived from or incorporating your Personal Information after you update or delete it, but not in a manner that would identify you personally. Once the retention period expires, Personal Information shall be deleted. Therefore, the right to access, the right to erasure, the right to rectification and the right to data portability cannot be enforced after the expiration of the retention period.

Use and processing of collected information

Any of the information we collect from you may be used to personalize your experience; improve our Website; improve customer service and respond to queries and emails of our customers; process transactions; send notification emails such as password reminders, updates, etc; run and operate our Website and Services. Information collected automatically is used only to identify potential cases of abuse and establish statistical information regarding Website usage. This statistical information is not otherwise aggregated in such a way that would identify any particular user of the system.

We may process Personal Information related to you if one of the following applies: (i) You have given your consent for one or more specific purposes. Note that under some legislations we may be allowed to process information until you object to such processing (by opting out), without having to rely on consent or any other of the following legal bases below. This, however, does not apply, whenever the processing of Personal Information is subject to European data protection law; (ii) Provision of information is necessary for the performance of an agreement with you and/or for any pre-contractual obligations thereof; (iii) Processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which you are subject; (iv) Processing is related to a task that is carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of official authority vested in us; (v) Processing is necessary for the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by us or by a third party. In any case, we will be happy to clarify the specific legal basis that applies to the processing, and in particular whether the provision of Personal Information is a statutory or contractual requirement, or a requirement necessary to enter into a contract.

Information transfer and storage

Depending on your location, data transfers may involve transferring and storing your information in a country other than your own. You are entitled to learn about the legal basis of information transfers to a country outside the European Union or to any international organization governed by public international law or set up by two or more countries, such as the UN, and about the security measures taken by us to safeguard your information. If any such transfer takes place, you can find out more by checking the relevant sections of this document or inquire with us using the information provided in the contact section.

The rights of users

You may exercise certain rights regarding your information processed by us. In particular, you have the right to do the following: (i) you have the right to withdraw consent where you have previously given your consent to the processing of your information; (ii) you have the right to object to the processing of your information if the processing is carried out on a legal basis other than consent; (iii) you have the right to learn if information is being processed by us, obtain disclosure regarding certain aspects of the processing and obtain a copy of the information undergoing processing; (iv) you have the right to verify the accuracy of your information and ask for it to be updated or corrected; (v) you have the right, under certain circumstances, to restrict the processing of your information, in which case, we will not process your information for any purpose other than storing it; (vi) you have the right, under certain circumstances, to obtain the erasure of your Personal Information from us; (vii) you have the right to receive your information in a structured, commonly used and machine readable format and, if technically feasible, to have it transmitted to another controller without any hindrance. This provision is applicable provided that your information is processed by automated means and that the processing is based on your consent, on a contract which you are part of or on pre-contractual obligations thereof.

The right to object to processing

Where Personal Information is processed for the public interest, in the exercise of an official authority vested in us or for the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by us, you may object to such processing by providing a ground related to your particular situation to justify the objection. You must know that, however, should your Personal Information be processed for direct marketing purposes, you can object to that processing at any time without providing any justification. To learn, whether we are processing Personal Information for direct marketing purposes, you may refer to the relevant sections of this document.

How to exercise these rights

Any requests to exercise User rights can be directed to the Owner through the contact details provided in this document. These requests can be exercised free of charge and will be addressed by the Owner as early as possible.

California Privacy Rights

In addition to the rights as explained in this Privacy Policy, California residents who provide Personal Information (as defined in the statute) to obtain products or services for personal, family, or household use are entitled to request and obtain from us, once a calendar year, information about the Personal Information we shared, if any, with other businesses for marketing uses. If applicable, this information would include the categories of Personal Information and the names and addresses of those businesses with which we shared such personal information for the immediately prior calendar year (e.g., requests made in the current year will receive information about the prior year). To obtain this information please contact us.

Billing and payments

We use third-party payment processors to assist us in processing your payment information securely. Such third-party processors' use of your Personal Information is governed by their respective privacy policies which may or may not contain privacy protections as protective as this Privacy Policy. We suggest that you review their respective privacy policies.

Privacy of children

We do not knowingly collect any Personal Information from children under the age of 13. If you are under the age of 13, please do not submit any Personal Information through our Website or Service. We encourage parents and legal guardians to monitor their children's Internet usage and to help enforce this Policy by instructing their children never to provide Personal Information through our Website or Service without their permission. If you have reason to believe that a child under the age of 13 has provided Personal Information to us through our Website or Service, please contact us. You must also be at least 16 years of age to consent to the processing of your Personal Information in your country (in some countries we may allow your parent or guardian to do so on your behalf).

Advertisement

We may display online advertisements and we may share aggregated and non-identifying information about our customers that we collect through the registration process or through online surveys and promotions with certain advertisers. We do not share personally identifiable information about individual customers with advertisers. In some instances, we may use this aggregated and non-identifying information to deliver tailored advertisements to the intended audience.

Affiliates

We may disclose information about you to our affiliates for the purpose of being able to offer you related or additional products and services. Any information relating to you that we provide to our affiliates will be treated by those affiliates in accordance with the terms of this Privacy Policy.

Links to other websites

Our Website contains links to other websites that are not owned or controlled by us. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other websites or third-parties. We encourage you to be aware when you leave our Website and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that may collect Personal Information.

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CookiePolicy

At VantageCrypto, we believe in being clear and open about how we collect and use data related to you. In the spirit of transparency, this policy provides detailed information about how an d when we use cookies. This cookie policy applies to any VantageCrypto product or service that links to this policy or incorporates it by reference. Does VantageCrypto use cookies? Yes. As described in Section 1.4 of our Privacy Policy, we use cookies and other technologies to ensure everyone who uses VantageCrypto has the best possible experience. Cookies also help us keep your account safe. By continuing to visit or use our services, you are agreeing to the use of cookies and similar technologies for the purposes we describe in this policy.

What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small file placed onto your device that enables VantageCrypto features and functionality. For example, cookies enable us to identify your device, secure your access to Vantag eCrypto and our sites generally, and even help us know if someone attempts to access your account from a different device. Cookies also enable you to easily share content on VantageCrypto and help us serve relevant ads to you.

When does VantageCrypto place cookies?
We use cookies on our sites and mobile applications. Any browser visiting these sites will receive cookies from us. We also place cookies in your brows er when you visit non-VantageCrypto sites that host our plugins (for example, VantageCrypto’s “Share” button) or tags.

What types of cookies does VantageCrypto use?
We use two types: persistent cookies and session cookies. A persistent cookie helps us recognize you as an existing user, so it’s easier to return to VantageCrypto or interact with our ser vices without signing in again. After you sign in, a persistent cookie stays in your browser and will be read by VantageCrypto when you return to one of our sites or a partner site that us es our services (for example, our sharing or job application buttons). Session cookies only last for as long as the session (usually the current visit to a website or a browser session).

What are cookies used for?
Cookies can be used to recognize you when you visit VantageCrypto, remember your preferences, and give you a personalized experience that’s in line with your settings. Cookies also make yo ur interactions with VantageCrypto faster and more secure. Additionally, cookies allow us to bring you advertising both on and off the VantageCrypto sites, and bring customized features to you through VantageCrypto plugins such as our “Share” button. Categories of Use Description

Authentication
If you’re signed in to VantageCrypto, cookies help us show you the right information and personalize your experience.
Security We use cookies to enable and support our security features, and to help us detect malicious activity and violations of our User Agreement. Preferences, features and services
Cookies can tell us which language you prefer and what your communications preferences are. They can help you fill out forms on VantageCrypto more easily. They also provide you with featur es, insights, and customized content in conjunction with our plugins. You can learn more about plugins in our Privacy Policy.

Advertising
We may use cookies to show you relevant advertising both on and off the VantageCrypto site. We may also use a cookie to learn whether someone who saw an ad later visited and took an action (e.g. downloaded a white paper or made a purchase) on the advertiser’s site. Similarly, our partners may use a cookie to determine whether we’ve shown an ad and how it performed, or provi de us with information about how you interact with ads. We may also work with a partner to show you an ad on or off VantageCrypto, such as after you’ve visited a partner’s site or applicat ion.
Performance, Analytics and Research Cookies help us learn how well our site and plugins perform in different locations. We also use cookies to understand, improve, and research products, features, and services, including whe n you access VantageCrypto from other websites, applications, or devices such as your work computer or your mobile device.

What is Do Not Track (DNT)?
DNT is a concept that has been promoted by regulatory agencies such as the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC), for the Internet industry to develop and implement a mechanism for allowing Internet users to control the tracking of their online activities across websites by using browser settings. The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) has been working with industry groups, Inte rnet browsers, technology companies, and regulators to develop a DNT technology standard. While some progress has been made, it has been slow. No standard has been adopted to this date. As such, VantageCrypto does not generally respond to “do not track” signals.

How are cookies used for advertising purposes?
Cookies and similar ad technologies help us serve relevant ads to you more effectively. They also help us provide aggregated auditing, research, and reporting for advertisers, understand a nd improve our service, and know when content has been shown to you. Note: Because your web browser may request advertisements and beacons directly from third party ad network servers, the se networks can view, edit, or set third party cookies, just as if you had requested a web page from their site. Ads served by VantageCrypto may also set third party cookies.

If you are logged into one of our sites, or another Service that references this Cookie Policy or browsing a third party partner site of VantageCrypto and one of our cookies on your device identifies you, your usage (such as your browsing behavior) and log data (such as your IP address), will be associated by us with your account as noted in Sections 1.3 and 1.4 of our Privacy Policy. We also use aggregate data from third parties and data from your profile and VantageCrypto activity.

If you are a VantageCrypto member but logged out of your account on a browser, VantageCrypto may still continue to log your interaction with our services on that browser for up to 30 days in order to generate usage analytics for our services, which analytics we may share in aggregate form with our advertising customers.

Unless you clear these cookies from your browser, we may use this information to: provide more relevant, interest-based advertising provide aggregate reports of ads activity to advertisers and websites hosting the ads help website and app owners understand how visitors engage with their sites or apps detect and defend against fraud and other risks to protect users and partners improve our products

For further information regarding our use of cookies and similar technologies for advertising purposes, and the controls available to Members and Visitors, please see Section 2.4 of our Pr ivacy Policy.

What third-party cookies does VantageCrypto use?
Our cookie table lists some of the third party cookies on our sites. Please note that the names of cookies, pixels and other technologies may change over time. Please also note that compan ies and other organizations that sponsor pages on VantageCrypto may use cookies, pixels or other technologies on their VantageCrypto pages to learn about your interest in them.

Controlling cookies
Most browsers allow you to control cookies through their settings preferences. However, if you limit the ability of websites to set cookies, you may worsen your overall user experience, si nce it will no longer be personalized to you. It may also stop you from saving customized settings like login information.

What to do if you dont want cookies to be set or want them to be removed?
If you do not want to receive cookies, you can change your browser settings on your computer or other device you’re using to access our services. If you use VantageCrypto without changing your browser settings, we’ll assume that you’re happy to receive all cookies on the VantageCrypto website. Most browsers also provide functionality that lets you review and erase cookies, including VantageCrypto cookies. Please note that some VantageCrypto sites may not work properly without cookies.

To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit wikipedia.org, www.allaboutcookies.org, or www.aboutcookies.org.

Other helpful resources
To learn more about advertisers’ use of cookies the following links may be helpful: European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance (EU) Internet Advertising Bureau (US) Internet Advertising Bureau (EU) Browser manufacturers provide help pages relating to cookie management in their products. Please see below for more information. Google Chrome Internet Explorer Mozilla Firefox Safari (Desktop) Safari (Mobile) Android Browser Opera Opera Mobile For other browsers, please consult the documentation that your browser manufacturer provides.

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Information security

We secure information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. We maintain reasonable administrative, technical, and physical safeguards in an effort to protect against unauthorized access, use, modification, and disclosure of Personal Information in its control and custody. However, no data transmission over the Internet or wireless network can be guaranteed. Therefore, while we strive to protect your Personal Information, you acknowledge that (i) there are security and privacy limitations of the Internet which are beyond our control; (ii) the security, integrity, and privacy of any and all information and data exchanged between you and our Website cannot be guaranteed; and (iii) any such information and data may be viewed or tampered with in transit by a third-party, despite best efforts.

Data breach

In the event we become aware that the security of the Website has been compromised or users Personal Information has been disclosed to unrelated third parties as a result of external activity, including, but not limited to, security attacks or fraud, we reserve the right to take reasonably appropriate measures, including, but not limited to, investigation and reporting, as well as notification to and cooperation with law enforcement authorities. In the event of a data breach, we will make reasonable efforts to notify affected individuals if we believe that there is a reasonable risk of harm to the user as a result of the breach or if notice is otherwise required by law. When we do, we will send you an email.

Legal disclosure

We will disclose any information we collect, use or receive if required or permitted by law, such as to comply with a subpoena, or similar legal process, and when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to a government request. In the event we go through a business transition, such as a merger or acquisition by another company, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, your user account, and Personal Information will likely be among the assets transferred.

Changes and amendments

We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time in our discretion and will notify you of any material changes to the way in which we treat Personal Information. When changes are made, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. We may also provide notice to you in other ways in our discretion, such as through contact information you have provided. Any updated version of this Privacy Policy will be effective immediately upon the posting of the revised Privacy Policy unless otherwise specified. Your continued use of the Website or Services after the effective date of the revised Privacy Policy (or such other act specified at that time) will constitute your consent to those changes. However, we will not, without your consent, use your Personal Data in a manner materially different than what was stated at the time your Personal Data was collected.

Acceptance of this policy

You acknowledge that you have read this Policy and agree to all its terms and conditions. By using the Website or its Services you agree to be bound by this Policy. If you do not agree to abide by the terms of this Policy, you are not authorized to use or access the Website and its Services.

Contacting us

If you would like to contact us to understand more about this Policy or wish to contact us concerning any matter relating to individual rights and your Personal Information, you may do so via the contact form

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-06-06 20:38


Why are there limited assets and exchanges?

We have taken an approach of only listing exchanges and assets that are Trading Grade.

Trading Grade and Investment Grade are not the same. Investment Grade relies on company/project fundamentals where as Trading Grade focuses on trusted liquidity required to be trade worthy. Though they are different, investors will find most Investment Grade assets are Trading Grade assets as well. If an asset is not Trading Grade, there is a good chance its not Investment Grade either.

The majority of crytpo projects are not trading grade at this time although there are many platforms and hundreds of assets that are. The criteria we use to determine Trade Worthy assets and platforms are as follows.

Exchanges:

  • Have ample Liquidity
  • Have ample Volume
  • Are not evident purveyors of fake volume or order books (BVR)
  • Are reputable

Assets:

  • On a reputable exchange
  • Sees a minimum level or regular surges of daily liquidity over the last 90 days
  • Sees a minimum level or regular surges of daily volume over the last 90 days
  • Are not evident purveyors of fake volume or order books
  • *New assets: Meets minimum liquidity and volume requirments for 3 days

 

The decision to cull non-trading grade assets was based on the principal of our business model which currently focuses on advanced market metrics.  If users desire to see details from 1000 crypto exchanges and 5000 assets regardless of their liquidity, there are plenty of sites available to do so.

We do intend to integrate 100's of other exchanges and 1000's of assets (without advanced market metrics) eventually, as an option for our users through partnership with a mainstream site that supports this data now.

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-05-17 21:12


VantageCrypto API Agreement

API Agreement of Service

Last udpated 23.June.2020

1. Acceptance

The VantageCrypto API (described below) is provided by VantageCrypto Inc. (“VantageCrypto”, “Company”, “we”, “us” or “our”). By using our VantageCrypto API, you must accept fully all the terms and conditions herein this VantageCrypto API Agreement (“API Agreement”). By subscribing to any our API services, you accept the terms of, and agree to by fully bound to, this API Agreement. In addition, by subscribing to, accessing, or otherwise using our VantageCrypto API, you agree to be fully and legally bound by all provisions of our Privacy Policy and User Agreement.

In the event that you are using our VantageCrypto API or entering into this API Agreement on behalf of a corporation, partnership or other legal entity, or on behalf of any other third party, you hereby represent and warrant that you are duly authorized to represent and bind such entity or third party to this API Agreement. Herein, all references to “you” or “your” shall also refer to such entity or other third party. Should you lack the aforementioned authority or if you (or the entity that you represent) do not agree with the terms within this API Agreement, our Privacy Policy and/or User Agreement, you are not permitted to use the VantageCrypto API.

As a user of the VantageCrypto API, you acknowledge and accept that the API Agreement as well as our Privacy Policy and User Agreement constitutes a legally binding contract between you and VantageCrypto. In the event of any conflict between this API Agreement and our Privacy Policy or User Agreement, if any and as amended from time to time, the terms of this API Agreement shall control.

2. Definitions

2.1 “Application” or “App” means any software or mobile application, website, product or service that is developed, created or offered using our VantageCrypto API.

2.2 “API Documentation” means the documentation, data and information that VantageCrypto provides regarding the use of our VantageCrypto API through our API Site.

2.3 “API Site” means our API development site found at https://api.vantagecrypto.com and subscription services at https://vcdepth.io/subscriptions

2.4 “VantageCrypto API” means the Application Programming Interface (“API”) made available to the public by our Company as well as the related API Documentation.

2.5 “VantageCrypto Brand” means the “VantageCrypto” brand name and other brandings, names, logos, slogans, services marks, trademarks and trade names belonging to VantageCrypto, whether or not registered, and existing anywhere worldwide.

2.6 “Data” means any data and content uploaded, posted, transmitted or otherwise made available by VantageCrypto on any of its websites or other associated sites/platforms/channels.

2.7 “Service(s)” means VantageCrypto’s products and services including but not limited to the VantageCrypto API, all of its websites (the “Site”), and all software, applications, mobile applications, text, images, messaging channels, message services, updates, data, reports, content, newsletters, price alerts, merchandise, databases, forums, articles, guides, reports and other information made available by or on behalf of VantageCrypto through any of the foregoing. The “Service” does not include information, software application, mobile application, platform, website, or service that is provided by you or a third party (including Applications), whether or not VantageCrypto designates them as “official integrations”.

2.8 “Users” means any and all users of our VantageCrypto API, which includes you.

3. Grant of License

Pursuant to the provisions of this API Agreement, VantageCrypto hereby grants you a limited, non-exclusive, non-assignable, non-transferable and license to use the VantageCrypto API to develop, test, and support any software application, mobile application, website, platform, service or product, as well as to integrate or incorporate the VantageCrypto API with your Application. The aforesaid license granted to you is subject to the limitations set forth herein. You specifically agree that violation of Section 4 below will result in the automatic termination of the license granted to you herein.

4. Scope of Use

4.1 Your use of VantageCrypto’s API is limited to the following:

4.1.1 In order to further develop our VantageCrypto API, Applications, Data, Services, platforms, channels and/or products (individually and collectively, “our Property”), we may at any time make changes to the VantageCrypto API and/or this API Agreement without any notice to you. You agree that it is your responsibility to regularly check https://gitlab.com/vantagecrypto_pub/vantage_api/-/tree/master for updates to our VantageCrypto API. In addition, parts of our VantageCrypto API may be undocumented. Regarding potential changes at any time to our VantageCrypto API (whether documented or otherwise), you agree that you will not solely rely on any function, behavior, capability or other aspects of our VantageCrypto API, Applications, Data, Services, platforms, channels and/or products. You expressly acknowledge and agree that VantageCrypto’s liability to you which results from any such reliance shall be limited as detailed in Section 11 below.

4.1.2 Our Property (including but not limited to our VantageCrypto API) may not be used in breach of any laws or regulations, or to infringe the rights of any persons or entities, including but not limited to usage to assist in infringement of a third party’s intellectual property rights, privacy rights, or in any manner which is inconsistent with this API Agreement, our Privacy Policy, User Agreement, any other agreements with VantageCrypto to which you are subject, or any relevant laws, rules, and regulations.

4.1.3 Our VantageCrypto API may not be used in any manner that accesses or uses any information beyond what is permitted under this API Agreement or the API Documentation, changes any aspect of, disrupts or interferes with or degrades the performance of the Services, interrupts or circumvents any of VantageCrypto’s security measures, operational, administrative or technical procedures, hacks into or tests the vulnerability of our Services, VantageCrypto API, our systems and/or networks.

4.1.4 You undertake not to, whether directly or indirectly, by yourself or in assisting others, introduce any worms, trojans, viruses, hacks or other computer programs that may damage, interfere with, interrupt, intercept, phish, data mine or expropriate any system or data (including but not limited to the Data, VantageCrypto API and our Services).

4.1.5 You agree not to, whether directly or indirectly, by yourself or in assisting others, reverse engineer or otherwise derive source codes, trade secrets, or know-how form any of our Property (including but not limited to the VantageCrypto API) or any portion thereof nor attempt any of the aforegoing;

4.1.6 You further acknowledge that in future, VantageCrypto may offer products, services or other Applications that are similar to your offerings, and you agree that VantageCrypto is fully entitled to do so without conflict, restrictions, or notice to you.

4.1.7 You are entitled to charge for your services and products that incorporate or integrates our VantageCrypto API. However, you are not permitted to sell, rent, lease, sub-license, re-distribute or syndicate access to the VantageCrypto API or any part thereof.

4.1.8 You are entitled to place advertisements on and around your products, services, website, platforms, mobile applications and software applications (“your Products”) that incorporate or integrates our VantageCrypto API. However, you are not permitted to:

4.1.8.1 Place any advertisements on any of our Property, and any advertisements that you place on or around your products, services, website, platforms, mobile applications and software applications must not resemble or be reasonably likely to confuse any persons into thinking that the advertisements belong to VantageCrypto, pertain to any VantageCrypto’s products or services, or are messages/notifications from VantageCrypto;

4.1.8.2 Conduct and your Products will not provide analyses or research that isolates a small group of individuals or any single individual for any unlawful or discriminatory purposes; nor

4.1.8.3 Make any public statements or representations in any mode, media or channel (including but not limited to online forums, blogs or social media platforms) regarding VantageCrypto or any of our Products (including but not limited to the VantageCrypto API) without our prior written consent.

4.2 Rate limit for the VantageCrypto API is based on users’ subscriptions and restricted by API keys. You agree not to exceed or circumvent (or make any attempts thereto) the aforesaid rate limitation, limitations on the calls and use of VantageCrypto API as may be implemented by VantageCrypto from time to time in its sole discretion (without any notice or reference to you), or otherwise use the VantageCrypto API in a manner that can be anticipated to exceed reasonable request volume, constitute excessive or abusive usage, or otherwise fail to comply or is inconsistent with any part of this API Agreement or the API Documentation.

4.3 You undertake that in your usage of the VantageCrypto API, you shall duly attribute ownership of the VantageCrypto API to VantageCrypto by displaying prominently the message “Powered by VantageCrypto” in a legible font no smaller than font size 10.

4.4 Except as permitted within this API Agreement, you will not use the VantageCrypto Brand in a manner that may mislead or suggest that your Products (or any part thereof) is endorsed, sponsored by or howsoever associated with VantageCrypto without an additional agreement to such extent.

5. Data Caching and Storage

5.1 We do not encourage caching or storage of Data. However, if you must cache or store Data:

5.1.1 You should refresh the cache at least every 24 hours;

5.1.2 Strong encryption and other security measures should be applied to stored Data;

5.1.3 When a User requests that you delete all User Data that you have collected from such User as a result of the User utilizing our VantageCrypto API (where our VantageCrypto API has the functionality or channels for the collection of such User Data), you must promptly delete all such User Data unless required for legitimate legal or business purposes (such as following up with a continuing contract with such User).

5.1.4 In the event that VantageCrypto terminates your access to or use of the VantageCrypto API (regardless of reasons), you agree to promptly and permanently delete all Data and any other information that you have stored pursuant to your use of or access to the VantageCrypto API, without keeping any copy thereof unless required by applicable law. You further agree to provide proof of such deletion if requested in writing by VantageCrypto.

5.2 Except as expressly permitted hereunder this API Agreement, you are not allowed to duplicate, reproduce, copy, store, derive from or translate any Data, API Documentation, or any information expressed by the Data (including but not limited to hashed or transferred data).

6. User Agreement for your Products

6.1 In the event that any of your Products are offered for use to others outside your entity, you agree that you will have in place a binding user agreement and privacy policy which must at the very least: (a) identify the VantageCrypto API as being the property of VantageCrypto; (b) ensure that your users/customers abide by this API Agreement in using the VantageCrypto API (whether as part of our Products or otherwise); (c) exclude and disclaim all liability of VantageCrypto for all usage of the VantageCrypto API (or part thereof); (d) stipulate your assumption of full responsibility and liability for offering the VantageCrypto API as part of your Products to your users/customers; (e) set out clearly in your easily accessible privacy policy your purpose and methods for collection, storage, use, disclosure and transfer of personal data of your users in accordance with privacy and data protection laws applicable to you, in no event to be less stringent than the requirements thereunder our Privacy Policy.

7. Security Measures

7.1 You undertake to implement stringent and robust security systems to protect your network, operating system, servers, databases, computers, user information, personal data, and other components that are part of, supporting or constituting your Products that are integrating, incorporating or howsoever using the VantageCrypto API (“your Systems”). In the event that any of your Systems are howsoever compromised (whether via hacking, unauthorized use or access or other security breaches), you must inform us immediately via email at support@VantageCrypto.com. Upon notice from you, VantageCrypto may determine in its sole and exclusive discretion whether to terminate your access to and/or use of our VantageCrypto API,. In the event that we terminate your access to or use of our VantageCrypto API, you shall comply immediately with the clauses thereunder Section 9. You acknowledge and agree that any such security breach may have adverse effect to our reputation (as assessed in our sole discretion and we are not obligated to provide reasons for our decision) and the security of our other clients. Therefore, you acknowledge and agree that termination due to such breach of your System is reasonable and necessary, and that VantageCrytpo shall not be liable to you for any loss or damage related to such termination.  

8. Ownership

8.1 All assets, rights, title and interest in and to our VantageCrypto Brand, our API Documentation, VantageCrypto API, and our other Property (including but not limited to intellectual property rights) belong fully to VantageCrypto, or that VantageCrypto has obtained a license to such assets and rights. You are only provided with a limited license to use the API as set out within this API Agreement, and no other rights, title, interest, ownership or property of any kind is passed to you by virtue of your use of our Property. For the avoidance of doubt, any inventions that you may create incorporating our VantageCrypto API does not transfer any right of ownership or interest in our VantageCrypto API to you although you may be deemed by applicable law to be the owner of such inventions (which shall be exclusive of the VantageCrypto API). In addition, you agree to perform such acts and execute such documents (without compensation) as VantageCrypto may from time to time request of you in order to perfect VantageCrypto’s rights to our Property.

9. Termination

9.1 This API Agreement take effect on the date that you agree to them or access or use the VantageCrypto API, whichever is the earliest, and will subsist until terminated by VantageCrypto or you pursuant to the provisions of this API Agreement.

9.2 You may terminate your being bound by this API Agreement by discontinuing your access to and/or use of our VantageCrypto API, and emailing us at support@VantageCrypto.com of your desire to terminate the license granted hereunder, and your use and access to the VantageCrypto API.

9.3 We may at any time vary, amend, change, suspend or discontinue provision of any of our Property, including but not limited to the VantageCrypto API, suspend or terminate your use of the VantageCrypto API and/or the VantageCrypto Brand without notice or reasons to you. Without prejudice to the aforegoing, we may also in our discretion restrict your access to or use of our VantageCrypto API if in our sole discretion, we determine that your access to or use of our VantageCrypto API may howsoever negatively impact on our Products or Services.

9.4 Upon termination of this API Agreement:

9.4.1 All rights and licenses granted to you hereunder will cease and terminate immediately;

9.4.2 You shall promptly destroy the API Documentation, Data and any other information procured from VantageCrypto or any of our Property that may be in your possession or control, and in any case within three (3) days of such termination; and

9.4.3 Except where we specifically grant our prior consent in writing, or unless otherwise stated in this API Agreement, you undertake to promptly and permanently delete all Data and other information procured from or relating to VantageCrypto and any of our Property that you have stored in relation to your access to or use of the VantageCrypto API. You agree to certify in writing the aforesaid destruction of stored Data and information should VantageCrypto request such certification from you. 9.5 All provisions hereunder this API Agreement that must by their nature survive the termination of this API Agreement in order to give effect to their intention shall survive the termination of this API Agreement, including but not limited to clauses 5.1.3, 5.1.4, 5.2 and the clauses thereunder Sections 6, 8, 9, 10 and 11.

10. Your Warranties

10.1 You hereby represent and warrant to VantageCrypto that you (including any entity or other third party that you represent) are able to enter into and be fully bound by this API Agreement and to use the VantageCrypto API pursuant to this API Agreement without violating any laws or regulations applicable to you, infringing any third party’s rights (including but not limited to intellectual property rights), and/or any other contracts to which you are bound by.

10.2 Without limiting the scope of the clauses thereunder Section 11, you hereby warrant and undertake (and shall procure the same undertaking from any entity that you represent) to not initiate any legal actions or make any claims of any kind against VantageCrypto for any damages, expenses or losses that you may suffer as a result of your use of (or inability to use) any of our Property (including but not limited to the VantageCrypto API). You further acknowledge that we may at any time without notice or reference to you amend this API Agreement (provided, however, that in the event of any such amendment, the “Last Updated” date at the top shall also be modified to reflect the date of the most recently updated terms) and/or modify any aspect or function of the VantageCrypto API, which may have adverse effects on your usage of the VantageCrypto API and your business associated thereto. In the event of any such adverse effects on your usage, you acknowledge and agree that your only recourse will be to terminate your use of the VantageCrypto API and this Agreement. You agree to not make any claims of any kind against VantageCrypto. For the avoidance of doubt, your continued access or use of the VantageCrypto API or any of our Property will constitute your acceptance of and agreement to all our aforesaid amendments and modifications. The date on which the latest version of this API Agreement takes effect will be as indicated at the top of this API Agreement. In the event of any dispute or adverse effect, you are encouraged to submit a support ticket through our online portal at https://vantagecrypto.com/tickets/open.php.

10.3 Your use of and/or access to our Property (including the VantageCrypto API) is also subject to our Privacy Policy, User Agreement and/or any other terms and conditions that we may implement from time to time in our discretion, of which you must keep yourself updated by regularly visiting the pages at https://faq.vantagecrypto.com/index.php?action=show&cat=1 on our Site containing such terms and conditions. In the event of any conflict between the various applicable agreements/terms and conditions, the terms of this API Agreement (based on its latest version) will take precedent in relation to your use of our VantageCrypto API.

11. Exclusions, Disclaimers and Limitation of Liability

11.1 OUR PROPERTY, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE VANTAGECRYPTO API, AND ALL RELATED COMPONENTS, DATA, DOCUMENTATION AND INFORMATION ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, AND VANTAGECRYPTO HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, TITLE, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, CONTINUED ACCESSIBILITY, FUNCTIONALITY, SECURITY, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. YOU THEREFORE ACKNOWLEDGE THAT VANTAGECRYPTO DOES NOT WARRANT THAT OUR PROPERTY (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE VANTAGECRYPTO API, DATA AND API DOCUMENTATION) WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, UPDATED, ACCURATE, SECURE, ERROR-FREE, OMMISSION-FREE, OR VIRUS-FREE, NOR DOES IT MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE FUNCTIONS THAT MAY BE PERFORMED OR RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM USE OF OUR PROPERTY (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE VANTAGECRYPTO API), AND NO PRODUCTS, INFORMATION, ADVICE OR SERVICES OBTAINED BY YOU FROM VANTAGECRYPTO OR THROUGH THE SITE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THIS API AGREEMENT.

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Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-07-01 22:29


Interpreting order flow data on vcdepth.io

Crypto Market order flow data from VantageCrypto available on https://vcdepth.io

We track the entire order flow process from order books to executed orders. On the site, we distinctly differentiate between order books and order flow where order books focus on outstanding orders which represents an assets real-time liquidity and order flow focuses on the executed bids and asks or x-Bids and x-Asks. Combined, this data can often determine whether volume was as a result of buying, selling, market orders or limit orders and can even highlight liquidations.

X-bids and x-asks are exactly what they sound like. X-bids are executed bids, this represents a sell as the seller sells at the buyers bid price. x-asks represent a buy where the buyer buys at the sellers ask price. Right now we chart real-time data but soon we will also offer an array of other data such as moving averages to smooth charting and provide more defined trends and crossovers.

the order flow ratio or OFR is the same as our market depth ratio but instead of charting the ratio between outstanding bids and asks, we track the ratio between executed bids and executed asks. The OFR provides a single value that depicts whether there is more buying or selling and comparatively how much, displayed as a percentage. If we currently have a -5% OFR it means that there is currently 5% more sell orders executing than there are buy orders.

We also provide the order flow information panel here to the right of the chart. On the front page we provide data for the global crypto market combined. There are a few major components to this panel. At the top we show the current volume 24 hour running average, OFR, x-bids and x-asks followed by our large order alerts.

Our large order alerts report any buy or sell order of which in its entirety is larger than 5% of the current combined active order books for that asset on the exchange that it occurs on. For example this buy order for 200 thousand dollars on binance represents that at the time of execution, combined orderbooks for binance USD were less than 4 million dollars as a $200,000 dollar order is 5% of 4 million dollars. These alerts are intended to alert users of institutional investor activities and when orders are large enough to impact the assets liquidity on the exchange they are trading on. Its also important to point out, we see more large order alerts in the derivatives market. We are currently only tracking order flow for derivatives on bitmex but will be adding order flow for our other derivatives exchanges shortly. Only about half the exchanges on our site currently have order flow integrated, the others will be updated in the very near future.

The last part of the order flow information panel provides a visual into the average size of the orders being processed and how recently we witnessed the order flow volume. We break the size of the orders into 3 categories, small orders, less than $100 dollars, medium sized orders less than $50,000 dollars and large orders, over $50,000 dollars. This break down is displayed visually for both buys and sells. Each section of the bar represents the amount and percent of the various sizes of buys and sells over the last 24 hours.

The order-flow time bar seeks to visually identify the momentum of order flow. We also separate the data into 3 parts for both buys and sells. The 1st bar represents buys or sells in the last hour, expressed as an absolute value and as a percent of all the volume over the last 24 hours. The second bar identifies buys and sells over the last 6 hours and the third bar represents how much of the volume was more than 6 hours ago but less than 24 hours ago.

We also offer an alpha version of our trading view charts with this data and will be adding the additional moving averages for both our order books and order flow data in the near future. Additionally, we also add order flow columns to the field chooser underneath individual assets and exchanges.

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-06-13 02:47


Overview of Sector Indices for crypto markets

Hello everyone, in this video, we are going to talk about a new first to market feature we recently released, we have sector indices for Crypto! We modeled our indices after the same formula used to calculate the S&P500 and it has produced some pretty interesting results.

Each sector index represents a like group of assets and we track the books, volume and marketcap for each index. The indices have names that relate to their underlying assets. For example we have Block Chain As A Service index, Stable coin index, Privacy, distributed storage and compute indices and a lot more, almost 20 indexes already.  Even just watching the stable coin index open interest and volume is hugely helpful to see when money is moving to the sidelines.

On the global indices page that we are looking at here, I really like the chart that shows where the money is in blockchain, what sectors are people putting the most money into as a whole.  Of course thanks to Bitcoin we can see that the Money index accounts for 65% of the entire market, that is global market dominance. We can look at the index score here and see that the second closest competitor is Block Chain as a A Service and its quite a ways behind. Its also amazing to see how a few sectors dominate the majority of the money in crypto.

-- So lets take a look at BlockChain As a Service -- these are all chains that are being used for tokenizing assets, providing smart contracts and a dapp platform to name some of their larger applications. It is not a surprise to see that Ethereum, the blockchain that pioneered BlockChain As A Service with a near 50% market domination among its emerging peers with EOS as a distant second with a little over 10% of the market. I do find it interesting to see these other players chip away at Ethereums market dominance like this. -- Lets look at the privacy coin index.   --    Again no surprise to see Monero dominating the sector with more than 50% dominance and Dash the only close contender.  Looking at the trend for the year we can see the sector is actually lower than it was a year ago as a whole. It will be interesting to see how this index reacts to anti-laundering legislation aimed at this sector in the future.

 

Our competitors put all assets into one bag and basically compare them against Bitcoin for market dominance despite providing completely different services. We have an easy way to see how an entire Blockchain sub-sector is performing compared to other sectors and we enable you to see what assets have market dominance within their sector, against their competition. If you are going to use marketcap valuation as a measure of dominance, this is the way to do it, not like our competition.

Visit our sectore indices here > https://vcdepth.io/indices/global

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-06-13 03:00


Basic functions and features available on vcdepth.io

Today we 

We want to take this opportunity to point out that we are still in beta and are aggressively releasing new to market features and performing bug fix on an ongoing bases. Lets start by looking at the front page, already you can see our screener isn’t the same as everyone elses.

The first thing you might notice is that we don’t just track marketcap and volume, we also track global liquidity for crypto markets. There is no other site online today that captures global market liquidity for crypto. Also notice we correlate global books, volume and marketcap so that crypto enthusiasts can get a quick gauge on the overall market trends. For the chart we are also in the process of integrating advanced TradingView Chart libraries but at the moment we do offer a simple chart that is effective enough in a pinch. Also notice here, a system notification, this one lets users know there was a de-listing and removal of an asset with $30million in books so that users know it wasn’t a market sell off. We will look at the chart data a little more in a minute.

Notice the fields you see here, including a real time miniature-depth chart and something you might not realize until you saw this video, you can change these variables to be what you want to see. For example, maybe you are more interested in what has happened in the last 3 hours, simply change it to 3 hours and go. -Now notice when I sort by price change, there are a lot of, not really great assets that you can see have little to no liquidity or volume. Here, I am just going to filter the results to exclude any coin with less than $250,000 in books. I could of filtered by volume or market cap as well but chose order books to demonstrate the difference between using this filter and our depth of market filter which we will get to shortly.

Also while we are here I want to show you something, - with two miniature-charts per row, - and here I can scroll down the list and it loads quite responsively. Try that with some of our competitors even with only one mini-chart per line. I demonstrate this just to emphasize the strength of our team and our product

Okay, lets talk about you being able to see the data you want to see, how you want to see it! Take a look at this, over 30 fields to choose from and growing. The mini charts, you can come in here and choose if you want a 1 day, 3 day, weekly, whatever, you could do all visuals if you wanted. While we are in here though, I want to take this opportunity to show you our Triple Variable Trend feature, the TVT. Let me just put it where I want it, - and maybe just change this real quick. - Now watch this, it’s a trend like many other sites offer but how is ours different? - Lets say you are looking for coins trending now, you might want to change this to be 1,2 & 3 hours. – its the data you want to see, how you want to see it.

One more thing while we are here on the front page, I am just going to clear the filters and - take a look at this, you can now see data specific to each regional market. You can see as the regions trend, we also expand on this data for each asset and we are expanding this data-set in future releases. But here is something else interesting, If you think that some South Korean exchange has too high of prices, you just exclude them yourself. - we wont do it, and then tell you later - you can do it, if you so choose, - right here. Again, the data you want to see, how you want to see it.

Okay lets take a look at the coindepth page now, lets use Ethereum, the leading Blockchain As A Service solution. First, notice the real-time global depth panel here, this is a great way to show you what happens when we change the depth of books filter. Depending on the price of the asset as to how much of the order book is actually in play. So look at what happens when we change the depth of books from 100% to 5%. If an asset is $200 then at 5% we are watching a $10 spread in each direction from the current price - And this is what those books look like. Here is at 10%, or maybe better at 2.5% - which would be within $5 on a $200 asset – and by the way, all the historical charting and mini-charts update with this filter as well. Lets talk about the chart for a second now, again, trading view advanced charting options, coming soon. In the meantime, we offer our simple-chart view. The depth24 is a 24 hour moving average of the books, you can also choose to see real time books.

We also enable you to see the bids and asks charted out independently. What is also interesting is the difference in the bids and asks when looking at near the money, near the strike price - which also adjusts based on the depth of books you select, as you see here. - we also chart our MDR indicator which seems to be quite powerful for capturing shifts in market sentiment. Now take a look down here, if we want to see for example, what trading pair provides the most liquidity by exchange, we can just click right here and see the liquidity broken down and with visuals. We can do this on an exchange by exchange VC Explainer Script #1a bases.

We also enable users to see the current price for each trading-pair, converted to your chosen currency for ease in comparing prices, which may also expose intra-exchange arbitration opportunities. We can also see a market summary across all regional markets and underlying market makers. Here in the “global markets information panel” you can see the trading pairs and which ones provide the most liquidity.

Additionally you can see the performance of the asset across various regional markets, you can really get a feel for how different markets value this asset. And if you are wanting to pop between charts fast and easy, we have implemented a “recent assets info-panel” to make that super easy. This video outlines some of our features but we just scratched the surface of what

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-06-13 03:09


Crypto-FAQ's

What is a (reward) halving?

Most Proof of Work (POW) coins such as Bitcoin, Litecoin and many others have pre-defined block heights that they will cut the block reward in half. This means that the amount of new coins being minted daily will be half as much. The reduction in daily production typically is a small portion of daily volume and thus not really significant in the supply and demand arena.

It becomes challenging for miners (Who mint new coins and process transactions) to provide the same services for half the reward. The design expects that transaction activity eventually will provide enough income to pay miners high electricity costs once the block rewards are gone.

A lot of coins follow Bitcoins schedule which results in a halving approximately every 4 years but this absolutely depends on the criteria specified by the developer when they launched the coin.

You can usually find the block height for halving’s on the company/coin ANN page on bitcointalk or on their homepage (Search coin-name ANN). Current Block height can be found on any block explorer for that coin (Search coin-name block explorer). Block height is just the number of blocks it has processed since inception. A block is a block of transactions, a block of transactions is processed on a regular basis so the block height generally retains the same incline/growth so the halving’s are fairly predictable in timing.

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-06-14 01:18


What is a block in blockchain?

A block in blockchain is a block of transactions. A block of transactions is processed on a regular basis with the interval dependent on the asset.  Bitcoin for example processes a new block of transactions every 10 minutes. If there isnt enough room on the current block for a transaction, it will sit in a pool and wait for the next block in 10 minutes.  Thanks to the lightning network, most bitcoin transactions can happen in seconds and then are settled on the chain later as the block is processed.

Block height is the number of blocks that have been created to date.

Author: VantageCrypto
Last update: 2020-06-14 01:26


What is the difference between bitcoins?

The original Bitcoin (BTC) is Bitcoin. The code for Bitcoin is open source and 1000's of projects have forked Bitcoin code and did their own thing with it - deciding their own name, block times, block sizes, transaction costs, circulation, halvings, etc. In fact at the time of this writing there have been almost 30,000 copies of Bitcoin forked into new projects. Here is a link to the original Bitcoin repository and actively supported code. > https://github.com/bitcoin/bitcoin

Some individuals figured out that they could not only fork the bitcoin code but then they could also fork the ledger and the name which resulted in anyone who had Bitcoin at the time of the fork, also owning the same amount of the new flavor of Bitcoin. Most of these individuals and small groups managed to generate billions of dollars of value over night based on the reputation of the original developers and then proceed to try to perform a coup on the original developers while confusing new comers to crypto with a mini bitcoin identity crisis.

While its encouraged to fork the code of a successful project, general consensus is that it is black hat activity to also fork the ledger and name and especially in an effort to overthrow the original developers.

Other flavors of Bitcoin such as bitcoin gold, bitcoin cash, bitcoin cash sv, bitcoin diamond, etc - should not be seen as related to the original Bitcoin project in any way. These copies of Bitcoin should not be considered a cheaper "alternative Bitcoin" that will go up to the same price as Bitcoin. At the time of this writing, Bitcoin is the lead "digital currency" and it wont likely be replaced by a copy of itself if it can even be displaced from the top at this point.

Bitcoin may be the leading crypto currency intended for digital commerce but it isn't #1 in decentralized compute,  storage, smart contracts or an array of other purposes.  To see the leaders in their sectors, refer to our sector indices where you can compare sectors for blockchain adoption and an assets domination within their own sector. Sector Indices for crypto > https://vcdepth.io/indices/global

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-06-13 18:32


What is a 51% attack

What is 51% attack?

A blockchain is a distributed database where individuals or company’s running a node or wallet on the blockchain will have a copy of some or all of the database and the contents of that database retains consistency through consensus of every node storing that data.


A 51% attack is when 51% of all the nodes online provide consensus on records in the database of which they have altered. Because greater than 50% of nodes concur, the records from the 51% will be written as fact. This is why the larger a network of nodes the more difficult it is to alter the records. Due to Bitcoin having so many more nodes & miners it is seen as one of the most secure blockchains against the 51% attack. The smaller the hashrate and node count, the more susceptible a block chain is to a 51% attack. Though rare, they have been known to happen. One of the first was with the Verge crypto currency but there have been more to follow, here is an article outlining some of the victims.

https://www.coindesk.com/blockchains-feared-51-attack-now-becoming-regular

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-06-13 02:08


What is blockchain?

What is blockchain?

A blockchain is a distributed database where individuals or company's running a node or wallet on the blockchain will have a copy of some or all of the database and the contents of that database retains consistency through consensus of every node storing that data. What the data is used for varies by blockchain.

Excluding a 51% attack, for the most part blockchain provides an enforced trust where strangers are able to write to the blockchain and trust that it will not be altered later, after the fact. While Blockchain provides a valuable platform of trust in a decentralized environment, it is not necessarily a value add for all data storage.  Using a non-decentralized storage solution such as traditional SQL databases provides a superior performance and throughput compared to blockchain and makes more sense where records may need to be changed often or are only being written by one party (Most applications of database usage)

.  Where blockchain accels is when multiple autonomous external people or teams need to collaborate and enforce policies, enable auditing and share data in a fashion that ensures autonomy, transparency, security & trust.

An additional value to decentralized services is that they tend to be more enduring. As long as a project has even one supporter, the network will still be alive and able to process transactions. Furthermore, a decentralized network doesn’t provide a single focal point for hackers making it pretty much impossible to perform any meaningful distributed denial of service attack against a blockchain platform. The other caveat to having a decentralized platform is that there is no way to shut down any of the services without shutting down every node in the network, across the world, making decentralized blockchain solutions highly survivable.

Using blockchain for crypto currencies was the first and largest sector by market capitalization. Crypto currencies seen as a way to provide a currency based on enforced trust of the people instead of governments. Despite digital currency being the primary use by market capitalization, smart contracts are largely gaining international corporate adoption. Smart contracts like those processed on the Ethereum blockchain represent a way to enforce business negotiations, automate processes, tokenize assets and so much more.

Blockchains have also been seeing some traction in distributed compute, AI, stroage and identification services to name a few areas.  You can see which sectors are gaining the most traction with our sector indices which also provide market dominance by sector, comparing market domination among peers with like services.  https://vcdepth.io/indices/global

 

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-06-13 02:37


Overview of Sector Indices for crypto markets

Hello everyone, in this video, we are going to talk about a new first to market feature we recently released, we have sector indices for Crypto! We modeled our indices after the same formula used to calculate the S&P500 and it has produced some pretty interesting results.

Each sector index represents a like group of assets and we track the books, volume and marketcap for each index. The indices have names that relate to their underlying assets. For example we have Block Chain As A Service index, Stable coin index, Privacy, distributed storage and compute indices and a lot more, almost 20 indexes already.  Even just watching the stable coin index open interest and volume is hugely helpful to see when money is moving to the sidelines.

On the global indices page that we are looking at here, I really like the chart that shows where the money is in blockchain, what sectors are people putting the most money into as a whole.  Of course thanks to Bitcoin we can see that the Money index accounts for 65% of the entire market, that is global market dominance. We can look at the index score here and see that the second closest competitor is Block Chain as a A Service and its quite a ways behind. Its also amazing to see how a few sectors dominate the majority of the money in crypto.

-- So lets take a look at BlockChain As a Service -- these are all chains that are being used for tokenizing assets, providing smart contracts and a dapp platform to name some of their larger applications. It is not a surprise to see that Ethereum, the blockchain that pioneered BlockChain As A Service with a near 50% market domination among its emerging peers with EOS as a distant second with a little over 10% of the market. I do find it interesting to see these other players chip away at Ethereums market dominance like this. -- Lets look at the privacy coin index.   --    Again no surprise to see Monero dominating the sector with more than 50% dominance and Dash the only close contender.  Looking at the trend for the year we can see the sector is actually lower than it was a year ago as a whole. It will be interesting to see how this index reacts to anti-laundering legislation aimed at this sector in the future.

 

Our competitors put all assets into one bag and basically compare them against Bitcoin for market dominance despite providing completely different services. We have an easy way to see how an entire Blockchain sub-sector is performing compared to other sectors and we enable you to see what assets have market dominance within their sector, against their competition. If you are going to use marketcap valuation as a measure of dominance, this is the way to do it, not like our competition.

 

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-06-14 01:27


Technical Analysis FAQ's

What is the Market Depth Ratio (MDR)?

The Market Depth Ratio (MDR) was created by VantageCrypto and we believe will become a leading market indicator for market depth analysis along side other current mainstream indicators. The indicator is quite simple in that it is a single percentage representation indicating if there is more or less buying or selling pressure (bids or asks) and how much more or less of which one, relative to the assets total books.

For example a +25% MDR would indicate that the bids represent 25% more of the total order books than the asks. Where as a -10% MDR would indicate that the asks represent 10% more of the total books than the bids.

We further empower this solution by allowing users to see MDR based on the % of depth of books they have chosen and providing historic MDR in an intuitive and powerful signaling focused presentation.

MDR may provide different signaling for different assets based on an array of factors.  Dont expect the Bitcoin order books to signal the same as some low liquidity Ethereum Dapp.

We are charting out (and offering via API) the following MDR data sets

  • Real Time, updated by the minute
  • 1 hour average, updated by the minute
  • 3 hour average, updated by the minute
  • 24 hour average, updated by the minute

We offer short term averages as they are more appropriate in relationship to the usefulness of order flow data and provide the following value.

  • Smooth trendlines
  • Avoids impact from single anomolous market spike
  • Provides easier to decipher trends
  • Provides ability to track the crossing of multiple short term moving averages

Author: VantageCrypto
Last update: 2020-06-14 01:48


What is Books to Volume Ratio (BVR)?

Online as an optional field, this is actually a very powerful metric in crypto exchange forensics. We leverage this to easily see wash trading manipulation and assess within a reasonable range, the actual real underlying volume of assets and exchanges. This metric is also finding value outside of this purpose such as evaluating the temperment of a recent run. Another first to market indicator similar to MDR.

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-05-17 21:39


What is the Bollinger Band?

Bollinger Bands has a middle line with two outer channel lines/band. The middle line is a simple moving average that is usually set at 20 days.  The outer lines are usually set 2 standard deviations above and below the middle band.

The simple and quick way to read the Bollinger Band is look for areas where it squeezes into a small and tight channel, this is a consolidation phase and indicates a break out is likley about to happen.  The size of the breakout is not determined by the Bollinger band. Once the break out has occured, any price action that goes up or down so fast that it is outside the outer lines of the bollinger band is an indication that the price has moved too far too fast and is likely to take a breather and fall back into the boundries of the bollinger band. Take a look at the capture below where we outline consolidation and an oversold/overbought break out.

You can use Bollinger Bands with crypto such as Bitcoin, Lightcoin, XRP, DASH, etc. The same as traditional stock markets, this indicator is not enough on its own and should be used in combination with other indicators.

Bitcoin with bollinger bands

https://www.tradingview.com/x/Wv8NVcdd

Bitcoin Bollinger Bands

Author: VantageCrypto
Last update: 2020-02-08 20:10


What is a moving average?

The moving average is a technical indicator used to show the average closing price of the market over a specified timeframe with 20 day, 50 day and 200 day being the most popular timeframes. Traders often use a moving average to identify potential support or resistance along with the crossing of moving averages as a signal of an impending price movement.

Moving averages are typically provided in either a simple moving average (SMA) or an exponential moving average (EMA). The difference between SMA & EMA is that the simple moving average does not weight the averages where as the exponential moving average weights the more recent days inputs providing greater influence by recent price movements then equally across the entire timeframe being averaged.

It's not uncommon crypto traders use the moving average in conjunction to trendlines, market depth and order flow to make assessments on when to enter or exit a position. This indicator works great with trading bitcoin or trading altcoins such as Litecoin, Ethereum, XRP, Monero, ChainLink and any other digital asset being traded on crypto exchanges today.

Below is an example of some moving average for Bticoin, notice how the 50day moving average is currently providing solid support.  Any meaningful break of the 200day moving average or cross of the 50 day and 200 day SMA is considered a strong signal for this indicator.  https://www.tradingview.com/x/dJ4aW33E

Bitcoin 50 day and 200 day SMA

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-02-08 17:18


How to calculate moving averages (SMA & EMA)?

The simple moving average (SMA) and the exponential moving average (EMA) are calculated differently. The simple moving average is simple average of all the price points in the series divided by the number of price points. The limitation of SMA is that all the data points will have equal weighting which may not properly represent recent price activity without looking at a shorter moving average.

The EMA was developed to give greater weighting to the most recent price action. This weighting may make the EMA better for trading short term trades as it is more sensitive to the current trends than the SMA. Another alternative is to use a shorter SMA average when trading short term.

The formula for each are below:

Simple Moving Average:

SMA = Here p=price and n=(total # of samples) each representing one price point in the overall average.  A 200 day EMA will ikely have at least 200 price points to average.

p1 + p2 + p3 +p4 / n Example: 5 day moving average, one price point per day. $100, $105, $110, $115, $100 / 5 = Current SMA = $106

Exponential Moving Average:

Where: EMAt​= EMA today

Vt​= Value today

EMAt​ = EMA today

s =smoothing

d = number of days​ Calculating EMA:

1. Calculate the SMA for the particular time period

2. Calculate the weight multiplier of the EMA using the formula: [2 ÷ (selected time period + 1)]. For a 10-day moving average, the multiplier would be [2/(10+1)]= 0.01818.

3. Use the smoothing factor with the previous EMA to provide the current value. For example, looking at a 10-day EMA for a share, the table below displays how the EMA would be calculated:

Whether or not to use an SMA or EMA or to use any moving average is a trader preference. These methods can be applied to trading any crypto, Bitcoin or alt coin trading all convey the same as trading traditional stocks using moving average.

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-02-08 17:54


Trading Crypto, How to trade moving averages?

There are 3 primary ways in which trader’s use the moving average:

#1. Indentify the direction of the trend: When prices are trending up, the moving average will also move higher, reflecting the increasing prices over an extended period of time. This could be interpreted as a bullish signal. The opposite is true if the price was consistently trading below the moving average, where traders might interpre

#2. For support and resistance levels: The moving average can be used to identify support and resistance levels. If the moving average is trending higher, crypto traders may enter the market on a retest of the moving average. Similarly, if the crypto trader is looking to short an over bought market or to exit a previous trade, then the moving average can be used to identify short entry or as a stop loss on the traders previous entry. The opposite is  occurs for down trends. 

3.Using multiple moving averages is common, crypto traders use of multiple moving averages as an indicator within itself. This allows traders to simultaneously assess the short and long-term trends in the market. As moving averages cross, it can be construed as weakness or strength for a specific digital asset.This method of using more than one moving average can be extremely useful in trending assets and markets and is similar to using the MACD oscillator. When using multiple moving averages, many crypto traders will look to see when the lines will cross.

A strong bullish indicator is referred to as ‘The Golden Cross’ where as a bullish pattern in reverse is referred to as the ‘The Death Cross’. A Golden cross is validated when the short-term moving average (ex: 50day SMA) crosses above a long-term moving average (ex: 200day SMA). The Death cross is represented by the short-term moving average crossing below the long-term moving average. Crytpto Traders often enter a postiion on the occurance of a golden cross and exit the market on occurance of the Death Cross These crossing of trendlines is considered the strongest signal moving averages can provide and are generally fairly highly respected. If nothing else, these inidicators hold true because the bulk of traders view and trade them similarly.

 

 

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-02-08 18:44


What is a golden cross, what is a death cross?

A strong bullish indicator is referred to as ‘The Golden Cross’ where as a bullish pattern in reverse is referred to as the ‘The Death Cross’. A Golden cross is validated when the short-term moving average (ex: 50day SMA) crosses above a long-term moving average (ex: 200day SMA). The Death cross is represented by the short-term moving average crossing below the long-term moving average. Crytpto Traders often enter a postiion on the occurance of a golden cross and exit the market on occurance of the Death Cross These crossing of trendlines is considered the strongest signal moving averages can provide and are generally fairly highly respected. If nothing else, these inidicators hold true because the bulk of traders view and trade them similarly.

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-06-14 02:08


Technical analysis: What are channels?

A channel is when there is a support line and a resistance line of which ping pong the price back and forth between them. Additionally, the support and resistance lines remain at nearly the exact same distance from each other the entire time.

A channel is officially confirmed after touching each side of the channel 4 times total, alternating between support and resistance, bottom & top. Here we can see the 4 points laid out confirming the channel. Depending on what candle length you look at as to where you might draw the lines as many people will cut off the candle wick when charting however, most traditional technical analysis will tell you chart by the very tips of the wicks, the actual low or high experienced.  It is not uncommon for price action to break resistance but quickly returns without ever converting the resistance into support.  The same can happen in reverse as well. In general, the breaking of a channel generally indicates a significant price movement in one direction or the other depending on the direction it breaks, up or down.

Chainlink 7 month Channel:

chainlink ascending channel

Sometimes channels are horizontal and are often found near historical horizontal support or resistance but the bulk majority of channels are not horizontal, they are diagonal and either ascending or descending in nature. Ascending channels are typically considered bullish while descending channels are considered bearish. Channels can last from hours to years, to decades!

Below is a capture of a 10 year bull channel on the American S&P500:

SPX 10 year bull channel

Author: VantageCrypto
Last update: 2020-02-08 20:11


Trading Grade versus Investment Grade

Trading Grade and Investment Grade are not the same. Investment Grade relies on company/project fundamentals where as Trading Grade focuses on trusted liquidity required to be trade worthy. Though they are different, investors will find most Investment Grade assets are Trading Grade assets as well. If an asset is not Trading Grade, there is a good chance its not Investment Grade either.

VantageCrypto identifies Trading Grade assets as the following:

The majority of crytpo projects are not trading grade at this time although there are many platforms and hundreds of assets that are. The criteria we use to determine Trade Worthy assets and platforms are as follows.

Assets:

  • On a reputable exchange
  • Sees a minimum level or regular surges of daily liquidity over the last 90 days
  • Sees a minimum level or regular surges of daily volume over the last 90 days
  • Are not evident purveyors of fake volume or order books
  • *New assets: Meets minimum liquidity and volume requirments for 3 days

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-05-17 21:41


What is xBids & xAsks

This is part of our order flow tracking system.

  • xBids used to be bids when they were in the order book
  • xAsks used to be asks when they were in the order book

xBids were once orders to buy which have been filled, this means that the this order sold assets to an outstanding bid to buy them, xBids represent sell orders.

xAsks were once orders to sell which have been filled, this means that the this order bought assets from an outstanding ask to sell them, xAsks represent buy orders.

We are charting out (and offering via API) the following xBids & xAsks data sets

  • Real Time, updated by the minute
  • 1 hour average, updated by the minute
  • 3 hour average, updated by the minute
  • 24 hour average, updated by the minute

We offer short term averages as they are more appropriate in relationship to the usefulness of order flow data and provide the following value.

  • Smooth trendlines
  • Avoids impact from single anomolous market spike
  • Provides easier to decipher trends
  • Provides ability to track the crossing of multiple short term moving averages

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-06-14 02:02


What is Order Flow Ratio (OFR)?

The OrderFlow Ratio (OFR) was created by VantageCrypto and we believe will become a leading market indicator for order flow analysis along side other current mainstream indicators. The indicator is quite simple in that it is a single percentage representation indicating if there is more or less buying or selling volume (xBids or xAsks) and how much more or less of which one, relative to the assets total order flow volume.

For example a +25% OFR would indicate that the xAsks represent 25% more of the total order books than the xBids. Where as a -10% OFR would indicate that the xBids represent 10% more of the total orderflow volume than the xAsks.

OFR may provide different signaling for different assets based on an array of factors.  Dont expect the Bitcoin order flow signal the same as some low liquidity Ethereum Dapp

We are charting out (and offering via API) the following OFR data sets

  • Real Time, updated by the minute
  • 1 hour average, updated by the minute
  • 3 hour average, updated by the minute
  • 24 hour average, updated by the minute

We offer short term averages as they are more appropriate in relationship to the usefulness of order flow data and provide the following value.

  • Smooth trendlines
  • Avoids impact from single anomolous market spike
  • Provides easier to decipher trends
  • Provides ability to track the crossing of multiple short term moving averages

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-06-14 02:00


Tracking Order Flow Momentum by timeframe

How we empower Order Flow Momentum tracking is with the use of a time metric on both xBids and xAsks. We offer this data globally as well as on each individual asset (globally). On our order flow information panel we provide a metric bar labeled time. Users can hover over 3 sections of the bar to see their values and soon API users will be able to pull this data with our oflow API point.

Exampe of OrderFlow panel

  • There are two sides of the time table, one for buys, the other for sells.
  • Each side has 3 sections : Last hour, last 6 hours and last 24 hours.
  • Each section shows the amount of the orders that fell within that timeframe both by percentage of the total and as well the total value of those assets.

This chart makes it super easy to visualize when there is buy or sell momentum as we see the last hours of buys expand and often we can see the taper of momentum when the 1 hour bar starts to shrink as the 6 hour bar grows. This API data can offer traders an entire new way to watch momentum without just looking at broad volume.

 

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-05-17 21:54


Tracking Order Flow by size

How we empower Order Flow size tracking is with the use of a size metric on both xBids and xAsks. We are looking at the size of the order that was placed that executed and whether it was a buy or a sell order. We offer this data globally as well as on each individual asset (globally). On our order flow information panel we provide a metric bar labeled size. Users can hover over 3 sections of the bar to see their values and soon API users will be able to pull this data with our oflow API point.

Exampe of OrderFlow panel

  • This charts the last 24 hours of xbids/xasks based on size
  • There are two sides of the time table, one for buys, the other for sells.
  • Each side has 3 sections: Small orders (<$100USD in value), Medium Orders (>$100<$50kUSD in value), Large orders (>$50k USD in value)
  • Each section shows the amount of the orders that fell within that size both by percentage of the total and as well the total value of those assets.

This chart makes it easy to visualize what kind of traders are busy making volume. Are they hobbyists and users with small and micro transactions, are they home traders or are they likely institutional.  When we see large orders start to swell in size, we know there is likely institutional investors or large traders making a lot of moves. These charts make it easy to see if the institutional traders are buying or selling and which one they are doing more of. 

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-05-17 22:05


Interpreting order flow data on vcdepth.io

Crypto Market order flow data from VantageCrypto available on https://vcdepth.io

We track the entire order flow process from order books to executed orders. On the site, we distinctly differentiate between order books and order flow where order books focus on outstanding orders which represents an assets real-time liquidity and order flow focuses on the executed bids and asks or x-Bids and x-Asks. Combined, this data can often determine whether volume was as a result of buying, selling, market orders or limit orders and can even highlight liquidations.

X-bids and x-asks are exactly what they sound like. X-bids are executed bids, this represents a sell as the seller sells at the buyers bid price. x-asks represent a buy where the buyer buys at the sellers ask price. Right now we chart real-time data but soon we will also offer an array of other data such as moving averages to smooth charting and provide more defined trends and crossovers.

the order flow ratio or OFR is the same as our market depth ratio but instead of charting the ratio between outstanding bids and asks, we track the ratio between executed bids and executed asks. The OFR provides a single value that depicts whether there is more buying or selling and comparatively how much, displayed as a percentage. If we currently have a -5% OFR it means that there is currently 5% more sell orders executing than there are buy orders.

We also provide the order flow information panel here to the right of the chart. On the front page we provide data for the global crypto market combined. There are a few major components to this panel. At the top we show the current volume 24 hour running average, OFR, x-bids and x-asks followed by our large order alerts.

Our large order alerts report any buy or sell order of which in its entirety is larger than 5% of the current combined active order books for that asset on the exchange that it occurs on. For example this buy order for 200 thousand dollars on binance represents that at the time of execution, combined orderbooks for binance USD were less than 4 million dollars as a $200,000 dollar order is 5% of 4 million dollars. These alerts are intended to alert users of institutional investor activities and when orders are large enough to impact the assets liquidity on the exchange they are trading on. Its also important to point out, we see more large order alerts in the derivatives market. We are currently only tracking order flow for derivatives on bitmex but will be adding order flow for our other derivatives exchanges shortly. Only about half the exchanges on our site currently have order flow integrated, the others will be updated in the very near future.

The last part of the order flow information panel provides a visual into the average size of the orders being processed and how recently we witnessed the order flow volume. We break the size of the orders into 3 categories, small orders, less than $100 dollars, medium sized orders less than $50,000 dollars and large orders, over $50,000 dollars. This break down is displayed visually for both buys and sells. Each section of the bar represents the amount and percent of the various sizes of buys and sells over the last 24 hours.

The order-flow time bar seeks to visually identify the momentum of order flow. We also separate the data into 3 parts for both buys and sells. The 1st bar represents buys or sells in the last hour, expressed as an absolute value and as a percent of all the volume over the last 24 hours. The second bar identifies buys and sells over the last 6 hours and the third bar represents how much of the volume was more than 6 hours ago but less than 24 hours ago.

We also offer an alpha version of our trading view charts with this data and will be adding the additional moving averages for both our order books and order flow data in the near future. Additionally, we also add order flow columns to the field chooser underneath individual assets and exchanges.

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-06-13 02:49


MDR Peaks & Valleys strategy

Hello Everyone, I am going to talk to you today about one of many ways that you
can use our site to help you find gains trading. At the moment we are in beta and
we are a bit of a secret weapon as not many people know about us yet.

Before we show you our technique for trading MDR peaks and valleys, and this is important - Technical analysis has been being performed and perfected for around 100 years now. This book, “Technical Analysis of the Financial Markets” is somewhat of a 500
page bible for technical analysis and has been around a long time. The book was
originally written as many of our common day “T””A” practices were being defined
and was later revised around the year 2000. The book outlines 3 major components
to technical analysis - Price, Volume & Open Interest. But the forefathers of “T”“A”
who wrote those trading strategies for Price and Volume, really just glaze over open
interest, and here is why - Traditional stock markets only support a view into open
interest for contract vehicles such as futures and options. Traditional markets are
not capable of providing open-interest on individual assets, they cant tell you how
many buy and sell orders there are for shares of Apple, Microsoft or shares of any
other individual asset.


With the advent of crypto-currency exchanges, this changes everything! Now for
the first time ever, we can see and chart open interest on individual assets. This is
something our “T”“A” forefathers and traditional traders today could only dream of.
This is why we say we are reinvigorating Technical Analysis. We believe that
numerous methods of techncial analysis for this data will emerge, presenting the
world with a new round of TA forefathers. So analysts, come to our site and
establish your methodology and perhaps find your place in future history books.
Now let’s talk about trading MDR peaks and valleys, its essentially relying on order
book ratio trending as an absolute confirmation to price action. This is just one of so
many ways to use this data but we like it because it’s really easy to use.


So what are you looking at when you look at MDR? The MDR is the Market Depth
Ratio, of the order-books - this is a single percentage, plus or minus, that represents
the leaning of the order books. So a negative 5% MDR indicates there is currently
5% more asks than bids by overall book value, this is a powerful market sentiment
indicator.


We are integrating trading view charts as we speak, in the meantime, I am using a
plugin to draw on my browser for you today.
The MDR peaks and valleys are exactly what they sound like, now let’s see what
they look like in practice and how they work.
I have purposely chosen several assets that have recently made price moves, but
let’s start with the global market - this is all the assets concatenated for a single
market view, which by the way, you can also click up here and see assets by
regional market and filter out exchanges, another pretty cool first to market
feature.


VCDepth.io MDR Explainer Script 01a
Now lets look at this big valley and subsequent peak. As soon as we see the
previous peak pull back, this one was really small, but we signaled the potential
start of the new valley, confirming or possibly leading the increase in price. -
Once we reach the bottom of the valley and confirm that we are starting back up
the valley, we are seeing the price decline. Once the valley becomes a peak, the
same principal applies in reverse, this shift in sentiment is likely an ideal point to
enter or exit a holding. Confirming a reversal is performed in the same way as
charting price, a movement that officially breaks the trend line in the reverse
direction.


Now I am going to show some examples that help reiterate and illustrate this simple
method of trading depth of market using MDR peaks and valleys. I have chosen
three assets as they appear to strongly correlate price to MDR. Let’s take a look.
First, Chainlink, look at these peaks and valleys along with their relevant price
action. – Here you can see as the valley comes up into a peak, the price is falling,
and then once we see the peak officially start to slope, we see the prices run.
Depending on your appetite for risk on whether you trade the slope or the crossover
which might be considered safer. Notice nearly every price movement on this chart
- signaled in books prior to price action when using this strategy.
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Here is Binance, again, look at price to MDR action, clear indicators that signal well
in advance
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Look at ADA and how it responded better to a different depth of market, almost like
focusing the MDR chart.
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I want to show you one more, “E””R””D”, look at these spikes, it makes me want to
investigate a little more. Let me change this to show bids and asks and, make sure
its a day chart. Look at this, there is repeated shifting from buy wall to sell wall in
what appears to be direct market manipulation. This isn’t peaks and valleys but
another thing you can see at vcdepth.io


Now when using MDR, it is important to note that each asset can respond differently
based on its own normalized order book behavior. Some assets, their peaks and
valleys work exactly opposite of what we just showed you, but they provide the
same value. Some assets are not responsive to the peaks and valleys strategy at
all. Also some assets and trading strategies may require users to filter the depth of
market that they are viewing in order to optimize the book to price correlation. We
have found MDR Peaks and Valley strategy to work best with assets that have
visible peaks and valleys looking at 100% of the order books on a weekly chart. See
our explainer video for more details on using the depth of market filter.

There are so many more ways to use this data, its scary powerful and traders are
already using this data today to make profits. There are also numerous analysts that are starting to cover methods for trading market depth using our data. Look in
the description of this video for a link to one of the earliest adopters of our data,
Bitcoin Trading Challenge. He has made numerous videos regarding trading
methodologies for trading market depth and leveraging our site. So if you are
looking for more ideas trading depth, his channel is a great place to start!
This video is not investment advice, do your own research - good luck everyone and
happy trading!

 

Come see peaks and valleys on your favorite crypto asset @ https://vcdepth.io

Author: Vantage Crypto
Last update: 2020-06-13 04:17