CME Says Bitcoin Futures Gaining Interest From Big Investors
CME Group, the Chicago-based exchange operator, said its bitcoin futures contracts grew in popularity last quarter, with the number of open contracts up 61 percent from a year earlier because of growing demand from institutional investors.
CME Bitcoin Futures Now Average $370 Million In Trading Per Day
The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) Group posted record numbers in 2019 for its bitcoin futures trading, showing renewed interest in crypto's largest asset, with current trading activity up significantly from August last year.
Institutions Are Here: Cme Bitcoin Futures Volume Hits New Record High
Open interest on the CME Bitcoin futures has reached an all-time high (ATH) in preparation for the largest ever CME BTC futures expiration on Monday.
‘No Change’ to Bitcoin Futures Plans, CME Says, as Cboe Pulls Back
It’s business as usual for CME Group’s bitcoin futures market, despite a retrenchment by rival derivatives exchange operator Cboe Global Markets.
Someone Is Impersonating Bitcoin Futures Platfom Bakkt to Raise Money
Someone is poorly impersonating the highly anticipated bitcoin futures trading platform Bakkt in an apparent attempt to bilk people out of their bitcoin.
Bitcoin Futures Now Trading At Discount to Exchange Prices
Signs are emerging that the futures market may not be impressed by bitcoin’s recovery from 15-months lows in December – at press time, the cryptocurrency’s spot price is higher than the futures price.
Japan Explores Crypto ETFs After Snubbing Futures
Japan’s financial watchdog has abandoned plans to allow listed derivatives based on cryptocurrencies but may yet approve exchange-traded funds that track the asset class, according to a person familiar with the matter.
What are Bitcoin and Crypto Futures? Guide For Beginners
Futures trading is common practice in the cryptocurrency space, with CME and CBOE futures exchanges for Bitcoin futures, and among the crypto-based is BitMEX among the most notable exchanges.
Nasdaq WILL list Bitcoin Futures from next year – 'It's happening'
The cryptocurrency will hit the New York-based exchange’s boards in the early part of next year, subject to the nod of approval from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC).
Nasdaq’s Bitcoin Futures Could Launch in Q1 2019
Major U.S. stock exchange Nasdaq still intends to launch Bitcoin futures and could do so as soon as Q1 2019, Bloomberg reported Nov. 27.
Bitcoin Futures Volatility Hit Record Low in October: CBOE
Bitcoin has been unusually stable in recent weeks, and the decrease in volatility has now reached historic levels in the futures markets.
Bitcoin Futures Could Go Live on ICE's Crypto Trading Platform in December
The Intercontinental Exchange's upcoming cryptocurrency trading platform Bakkt will officially launch on December 12, pending regulatory approval.
CBOE is telling market makers that it's getting close to launching ether futures
Cboe Global Markets, the exchange behind the first market for bitcoin futures, is telling market makers that it is getting close to launching futures for ether, the second-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization, people familiar with the situation told Business Insider. The product may launch by the end of 2018, one of the people said.
E-Trade Financial Launches CME Bitcoin Futures Trading
E-Trade Financial Corporation has opened trading in bitcoin futures from CME Group.