The Bitcoin leverage ratio is showing a sell signal right now, indicating that the market could turn bearish, at least in the short term.
Bitcoin Leverage Ratio Says Not A Good Time To Buy Right Now
As pointed out by a CryptoQuant post, the estimated leverage ratio indicates that this might not be the best time to buy BTC.
The all exchanges estimated Bitcoin leverage ratio is an indicator that’s calculated by taking the ratio of open interest divided by the reserves of all exchanges.
Estimated Leverage Ratio = Open Interest ÷ Amount of Reserve
For those unfamiliar with futures trading, the “open interest” refers to the total number of contracts held by users at the end of a trading day. The all exchanges reserve is naturally the total amount of Bitcoin held in wallets of all exchanges.
The leverage ratio indicator can show how much leverage is used by a trader on average. When the value of the metric