How to Buy HMX Crypto (HMX)

How to buy HMX Crypto

What is HMX (HMX)?

According to Coingecko, HMX is : What is the project about? HMX is a decentralized perpetual exchange with a cross-margin and multi-asset collateral support on Arbitrum. What makes your project unique? HMX offers the following unique features to users: 1.) Leveraged Trading (Cross-Margin & Multi-Collateral Management Support): Users can open up to 1,000x leveraged long or short positions on many asset classes including Cryptocurrency, Forex, Equity, and Commodities. HMX also accepts various crypto assets as collateral with a cross-margin collateral support, allowing for flexible position and risk management strategies. 2.) Leveraged Market Making (HLP Vault): Users can simply deposit assets into the HLP vault to become market makers on HMX. HLP vault is unique because it is built on top of GMX's GLP token. This means that the liquidity deposited into the vault will be used to market make for traders both at GMX AND HMX. Depositors continue to earn all of the yields from GMX while also earning additional yields from fees generated on HMX. History of your project. The team behind HMX Exchange are experienced traders and DeFi users. We recognize the major pain points faced by our fellow traders with the current available platforms in the market, especially with the failure of many centralized trading platform in 2022. We want to build a platform with great UX/UI, allowing anyone to trade with low-fees, and let participants earn and prosper together with the platform. HMX is backed by DeFi veterans including CoralDeFi, CryptoMind, CompoundCapital and other angel investors. What’s next for your project? Some of the highlights from our RoadMap include: - Cross-chain Expansion: Expand HMX to other chains to grow the ecosystem. Other up and coming L2 chains such as zkSync and Starknet, etc. are our priorities. - Listing additional markets: Expand the selection of assets users can trade on HMX. - Grow HMX Userbase and Community: Grow HMX through various marketing campaign and initiatives - AMAs, paid marketing, trading competitions, etc. What can your token be used for? Below are the current and planned utilities for HMX token: - Earns 25% share of protocol revenue in stablecoins when staked (shared with staked esHMX & DP) - Earns a share of esHMX token emission when staked - Earns Dragon Points (DP) at 100% APR when staked - Receive governance voting rights to help shape key decisions on the development of HMX exchange (coming soon...) - Receive tiered trading fee discount when staked (coming soon...)

Where can I buy HMX Crypto?

You can buy HMX on crypto on Sushiswap's Arbitrum Version.

Why should you buy HMX?

HMX is really one of a kind project. The roadmap is incredibly promising and if the dev team can keep up with the with it, it's only a matter of time for the market to catch up. It's a very risky play but one that can yield amazing profits. Do you own diligence and research the project further so you can make your own decision.

How to Buy HMX Crypto?

Step 1 - Setting up a Metamask Wallet

How to setup metamask for Arbitrum

Metamask is by far the most used walled in the world of Ethereum. Whenever you want to buy and sell cryptocurrencies or even use blockchain apps that run on the Ethereum Network, Metamask will be your best friend. Setting up the wallet is also very simple and easy.

Head over to and click Download. You'll need to use Google Chrome, Brave Browser, Firefox, or Microsoft Edge for this to work. So make sure you are using one of these four browsers. Now at the end of the page, click on the browser you're using and install the extension.

You are now the Welcome Page of Metamask. Click on 'Get Started.' Now click on 'Create a Wallet.' Choose a strong password for your Metamask wallet and continue.

Very Important Part! Keeping your backup phrase safe is the difference between having millions in your account or be that guy on the landfill looking for his old hard drive.

Click on reveal your backup phrase and write every word down on paper. Make sure you don't save your backup phrase on anything digital. This is for your security. After you wrote down your backup phrase, you'll be asked to confirm it. Click on every word in the correct order, and you should be done.

Now since we are using the Arbitrum One, we’ll need to add the Network. I’ll go over this very quickly. Just go over to

Bottom right corner click here:

Add arbitrum one to metamask

Accept everything on your Metamask and you should have your Arbitrum Network configured and the network switched to it.

Alternatively you can add the network manually like this:

Click on the upper right corner where you see the image and then click Settings. Select Networks and click on Add Network.

Fill out the boxes with this info:

Click Save, and now you have Arbitrum ONE installed on your Metamask.

Step 2 - Buy USDT on Simpleswap

Buy Ethereum on Simpleswap

To buy HMX, we first need to buy another coin so we can trade it for HMX. In this guide we chose to start by buying USDT (for the simplicity), trading it for ETH on the Arbitrum Chain to finally trade it for HMX. Unfortunately, without signing up to any regular exchange, we can't perform this exchange directly.

Simpleswap is the easiest way to buy crypto today. Free from registrations, KYC and third-party custody. With Simpleswap we can buy ETH and receive it directly on our on-chain Metamask wallet, skipping most of the steps we'd have to take through a traditional exchange.

Click here to access Simpleswap

Just click the Buy/Sell Crypto tab, insert the USD amount you want to trade for USDT, select USDT(ERC20) from the dropdown and click "Exchange", just like this:

Buy USDT on SimpleswapSwitch your Metamask Network to the Ethereum Mainnet:Buy Ethereum on Simpleswap

Now all you have to do is click the Metamask fox logo to directly copy and paste your Metamask Ethereum address. It should add it automatically.

Buy Ethereum on Simpleswap

You can now choose between Google Pay or card to complete the payment:

Buy Ethereum on Simpleswap

Once you complete the payment, all you gotta do is wait a few minutes for the payment confirmation, and for the on-chain transaction to complete. Once all that is completed you should see your updated ETH balance in Metamask.

Step 3 - Swap USDT to ETH (Arbitrum) with Simpleswap

Now we're swapping the USDT we just bought for ETH on the Arbitrum Chain. Click here to access Simpleswap

Now that we're back on Simpleswap, we need to select the "Crypto Exchange" tab, and select USDT(ERC20) and ETH(Arbitrum) just like this:

Swap USDT to ETH(Arbitrum) with Simpleswap

and click "Exchange".

Click the Metamask logo to copy and paste your Metamask Address and click "Create Exchange".

Swap USDT to ETH(Arbitrum) with Simpleswap

Accept the transaction on Metamask and the process should start automatically. Now all you should do is wait, switch the network back to Arbitrum, and your Arbitrum ETH should appear in your Metamask balance.

Step 4 - Buy HMX on SushiSwap with ETH

How to buy HMX on Sushiswap Arbitrum One

Sushiswap is currently the best Decentralized Exchanged for the Arbitrum Chain, and it's simply the best place to buy cryptocurrencies one Arbitrum that aren't available on sites like Coinbase or Binance.

Before we head over to Sushiswap, we need to prepare your Metamask Wallet to receive HMX. Open Metamask, scroll all the way down, and click here:

How to add HMX to metamask on Arbitrum One

Select Custom Token and paste this token contract address there:


The rest should autofill, and you need to click next and then add tokens. Your account is now ready to receive HMX( HMX).

You can check the price and confirm the correct token address of HMX on Coingecko.

Let's buy some HMX!

Go to Sushiswap. On the upper right corner, click on Connect Wallet and select Metamask. A confirmation popup should open on Metamask (click on the "little fox logo" if you don't see it).Now you need to accept, connect, and your wallet should be connected to Sushiswap. You need to make sure you're connected to the Arbitrum version. Make sure your metamask says Arbitrum on the top.

swap tokens on sushiswap

Select a token and paste the Token contract address: 0x83d6c8c06ac276465e4c92e7ac8c23740f435140

Click Import and accept the terms.

Now you have to select the amount of ETH you want to trade for HMX. After you confirm it, another popup will appear from the Metamask extension and you should approve the transaction.

Wait a few minutes, and your HMX should appear on your Metamask Wallet.

Congratulations! You are now a proud Investor of HMX!

In case your transactions keep on failing, adjust your slippage tolerance. To do that, click on Sushiswap's gear icon, and put 5% here:

Define slippage on Sushiswap

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