A Polychain-backed derivatives exchange is launching soon, exotic swaps for bitcoin’s hashrate and mining difficulty in pipeline

Quick Take

  • Polychain Capital-backed crypto derivatives exchange Alpha5 is launching in June 
  • Alpha5 founder Vishal Shah told The Block that the exchange would offer exotic products and have tokenized insurance fund
  • Will it succeed? Market participants The Block spoke to shared mixed opinions 
A new Polychain-backed crypto derivatives exchange Alpha5 is launching in about two months. Will it be any different?

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