Tag: Bakkt

After Breaking New Records Bakkt Announces Crypto Consumer App

After Breaking New Records Bakkt Announces Crypto Consumer App Following the all-time record of 1,179 contracts on October 25, Mike Blandina, Bakkt’s chief product officer, revealed the firm is launching another strategy after announcing its December options launch. Bakkt is releasing a consumer application so retail investors can “unlock the […]

Bakkt Launch Could be Force Behind Recent Bitcoin Drop, Claims Research Group

Bakkt Launch Could be Force Behind Recent Bitcoin Drop, Claims Research Group Prior to its launch, Bakkt’s physically settled Bitcoin futures product was seen by many cryptocurrency investors as a potential major catalyst for next major BTC bull run, but its lackluster launch has come about concurrently with a bout […]

Bakkt Regulated Bitcoin Futures Now Live on Major Exchange

Bakkt Regulated Bitcoin Futures Now Live on Major Exchange Trading is now live for Bakkt’s regulated, physically-delivered daily and monthly bitcoin futures, with the first trade executed at 8:02 pm ET on Sunday. Customers’ bitcoins are stored in the Bakkt Warehouse, a qualified custodian, regulated by the New York State […]

Bitcoin Futures Update: Bakkt Testing, CME Breaks Records, and a $100K Call Option

Bitcoin Futures Update: Bakkt Testing, CME Breaks Records, and a 0K Call Option Over the last few months, the interest surrounding cryptocurrency derivatives products has been growing fast. For some time now, open interest in CME’s bitcoin futures has been breaking records. Bakkt’s futures platform began testing contracts on Monday […]

In the Daily: New FSB Chair Fears Crypto, Wikileaks Goes After CSW, Bakkt Update

In the Daily: New FSB Chair Fears Crypto, Wikileaks Goes After CSW, Bakkt Update In this edition of The Daily we cover recent remarks from the new Chair of the Financial Stability Board (FSB), a spat between Wikileaks and Craig S. Wright (CSW), and the latest update about the upcoming […]

The Daily: Bakkt Shares BTC Futures Details, Kucoin Adds Grin Trading Pairs

The Daily: Bakkt Shares BTC Futures Details, Kucoin Adds Grin Trading Pairs In the first weekend edition of The Daily, crypto exchange Kucoin lists Mimblewimble coin Grin, giving it several trading pairs, and Bakkt releases product details about its upcoming futures contracts. Also, a Chinese investor sues a famous Israeli […]

Bakkt Completes First Round of Funding With $182.5 Million

Bakkt Completes First Round of Funding With 2.5 Million Intercontinental Exchange’s upcoming cryptocurrency trading platform, Bakkt, has raised $ 182.5 million from a dozen investors. The funds will help develop an institutional-grade regulated crypto exchange, clearing and warehousing services for physical delivery and storage. The company now expects to provide […]

NYSE Operator’s Bakkt Confirms End of January Launch Date For Digital Assets Platform

NYSE Operator’s Bakkt Confirms End of January Launch Date For Digital Assets Platform “Given the volume of interest in Bakkt and work required to get all of the pieces in place,” the Bakkt digital assets platform has settled on a Jan. 24, 2019 start date Cointelegraph.com News