100x

100x Group explores, incubates and pursues opportunities and investments, as part of its mission to reshape the modern digital financial system into one which is inclusive and empowering.

Founded 2014
51-200 employees
Headquarters address
Seychelles

100x Group explores, incubates and pursues opportunities and investments, as part of its mission to reshape the modern digital financial system into one which is inclusive and empowering. It has been created by Arthur Hayes, Ben Delo and Sam Reed, the founders of HDR Global Trading, the company behind the cryptocurrency derivatives trading platform, BitMEX.

Our Founders

The founding team at 100x consists of best-of-class professionals in finance, web development, and high-frequency algorithmic trading.

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer - Arthur Hayes

After graduating with a degree in economics from the Wharton School of Business, Arthur lived in Hong Kong as an equity derivatives trader. He was the market-maker for Deutsche Bank and Citibank’s Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) businesses. He also has extensive experience trading equity index futures, forwards, and swaps as well as non-deliverable FX forwards. Arthur brings a deep understanding of how to structure and trade financial derivatives.

Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer - Ben Delo

Ben graduated from the University of Oxford with a Masters and First Class Honours in Mathematics and Computer Science. He has over ten years experience developing high-frequency trading systems for companies such as J.P. Morgan and IBM, dealing predominately in KDB+/Q. His expertise covers the design, architecture and implementation of quantitative infrastructure, systems and tools.

Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer - Samuel Reed

Samuel graduated from Washington & Lee University with a degree in Computer Science. He has nearly a dozen years of professional programming experience. Sam has served as CTO of two technology companies: Tixelated and Global Brand Solutions of Hong Kong. He has contracted for many others as an expert on web applications. Samuel’s primary area of expertise is in the implementation of modern, real-time web applications and interfaces, and he is a regular contributor to open source projects.

Tech stack

Full Stack, React, Node.JS, API, AWS, Kubernetes, Hadoop, MapReduce, Spark, Docker, Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, FinTech

Benefits

Compensation and retirement

Performance bonus
401k plan
Cell phone reimbursement
Commuter assistance plans

Health and wellness

Health insurance
Dental insurance
Vision insurance
Disability insurance
FSA (Flexible Spending Plan)
Fitness reimbursement

Vacation and time off

Paid time off
Paid holidays
Flexible working hours
Work from home flexibility
Volunteer time off
Maternity benefits
Paternity benefits

Personal development

Tuition reimbursement
Management training
Conferences reimbursement

Values and quality of life

Diversity program
Accessible via public transportation
Employee groups and committees
Snacks and beverages
Catered lunches
Company activities
Games and recreation