May 18, 2020 HDR Global Trading Limited announces its developer grant program.

HDR Global Trading Limited, the owners of the BitMEX derivatives exchange, has announced a new open-source developer grant program. Stating that their business relies on the efforts of open source developers, the parent company’s new program will fund developers who work on Bitcoin, NodeJS, Java, and Kubernetes. The program is in addition to HDR’s preexisting funding commitments to Bitcoin development, namely for Bitcoin Core developer Michael Ford and the MIT Digital Currency Initiative as well as its other grant programs.