Toward a new era of finance

Decentralised infrastructure for the fair creation and trading of derivatives.


Try out trading cash settled futures on the fully decentralised Vega network (Testnet).


Submit and vote on proposals to create and change markets, network parameters and assets.

Block Explorer
Block Explorer

Explore real-time Vega blockchain information.

Key features

Permissionless market creation

Propose a market on any underlying.

Anti front running

Fair access to the order book, preventing miner extractable value (MEV).

Purpose-built blockchain

High performing smart contracts for sophisticated trading.

Pseudonymous trading

Keep control of your data, and protect your privacy.

High capital efficiency

Lower capital costs and evaluate risk live with cross margining.

No gas fees on trading

Fees only on trades on a market in continuous trading.

Native liquidity provision

Built-in liquidity incentives for bustling markets.

Cross-chain support

Choose the digital asset for collateral or settlements.



Testnet (Fairground)
H1 2021
Restricted Mainnet
H1 2022
Alpha Mainnet
H2 2022
Version 1 Mainnet
H1 2023
Version 2 Mainnet
H2 2023

Play without consequences

  • Experiment with trading
  • Create permissionless markets
  • Create and vote on governance proposals
  • Start staking
  • Explore the blockchain

Latest News

Vega Staking Rewards & Inflation
Staking rewards on Vega are paid to all validators and to users who have delegated stake. There are changes coming to these rewards.
Nov 1, 2022 4 minute read
Eden Block Genesis Stories - Taking DeFi forward with Vega Protocol
Learn more about Vega Protocol's founding history and long-term mission, in the new episode of Genesis Story by Eden Block featuring Vega Founder Barney Mannerings...
Oct 14, 2022
Vega Protocol Investment Thesis
Capital markets infrastructure for DeFi that will enable the creation of new markets by those closest to the market, the traders themselves.
February 23, 2022

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