Futures

CME Customers Lean Towards Trading Cash-backed Bitcoin Products
May 22, 2020 at 09:10
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CME Customers Lean Towards Trading Cash-backed Bitcoin Products
The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME), a global derivatives marketplace, revealed that Bitcoin futures investors lean towards cash payments over the physical delivery method they receive in Bitcoin (BTC).
Bitcoin’s Price Uptrend Triggers an Increasing Interest in Derivatives
Feb 22, 2020 at 11:07
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Bitcoin’s Price Uptrend Triggers an Increasing Interest in Derivatives
Investor and analyst interest in derivatives (futures) has been rising significantly since bitcoin (BTC) derivatives trading volume hit an all-time high last month. According to CME Group data, on January 16, there were 5,328 contracts for outstanding futures, amounting to 26,640 BTC (approx. US$237 million). This figure is said to be the highest since CME futures were first introduced in December 2017.
3 Indicators We’re Absolutely in a Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Bull Market
Feb 07, 2020 at 16:46
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3 Indicators We’re Absolutely in a Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Bull Market
This week has seen more signs that bullish trends have returned to Bitcoin (BTC) and the entire cryptocurrency market. The next bull run could be near.
US SEC Softens Stance; Is There a Chance for Bitcoin ETFs?
Dec 10, 2019 at 10:20
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US SEC Softens Stance; Is There a Chance for Bitcoin ETFs?
The financial and securities watchdog silently accepted a fund tied to the BTC futures market just a few days ago — an effort which many experts say vividly widens the chances for the endorsement of other ETFs sooner or later.
PrimeXBT Research: Bitcoin Trading Volume to Explode Thanks to Margin Platforms
Nov 09, 2019 at 09:38
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PrimeXBT Research: Bitcoin Trading Volume to Explode Thanks to Margin Platforms
The crypto markets have experienced explosive growth since Bitcoin’s inception in 2009, and this is emblematic by the massive climb in the aggregated market’s 24-hour trading volume – which has surged from roughly $10 million in 2014 to hitting over $100 billion in late-October.
 US Largest Futures Market CME Records All-Time High Bitcoin Trading
Sep 01, 2019 at 09:11
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US Largest Futures Market CME Records All-Time High Bitcoin Trading
Bitcoin futures trading on the world’s leading options and futures contracts open interest exchange of any futures exchange Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME), a global markets company, has more than doubled in 2019. CME is registering some of its highest 24-hour trading volumes since its official launch.
Bakkt: ICE-Backed Cryptocurrency Startup to Launch Two Bitcoin Futures in Q3 of 2019
Aug 09, 2019 at 16:30
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Bakkt: ICE-Backed Cryptocurrency Startup to Launch Two Bitcoin Futures in Q3 of 2019
The beta-testing of Bitcoin futures contract for ICE-backed cryptoasset trading platform Bakkt was carried out successfully, as per the press release from Mr. Adam White, the COO of Bakkt. The platform has industriously launched customer acceptance testing for its cryptocurrency futures traded and cleared at Intercontinental Exchange Futures US and ICE Clear US respectively.
ICE and Bakkt Plan to Roll Out Bitcoin Futures Soon
Aug 02, 2019 at 13:06
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ICE and Bakkt Plan to Roll Out Bitcoin Futures Soon
Bakkt, a platform designed to support cryptocurrencies and Bitcoin (BTC) futures, is now getting ready to roll out soon, according to Jeffrey Craig Sprecher, the head of the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), the parent company of Bakkt, however, he never revealed or set a company timeline.
Ernst & Young Plans on Using Blockchain to Track Wine Futures
May 30, 2019 at 11:48
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Ernst & Young Plans on Using Blockchain to Track Wine Futures
The United Kingdom based professional service company Ernst & Young (EY) offers a blockchain based solution for tracking wine in order to help customers confirm a products’ quality, class, source and validity.
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