Tag: Futures

Institutional and Retail Bitcoin Futures Demand Continues to Climb

Institutional and Retail Bitcoin Futures Demand Continues to Climb 2019 saw significant bitcoin derivatives action from firms like CME Group and Bakkt. This year, demand for CME’s bitcoin futures remains strong and the firm’s options products may be available this week. Additionally, Bakkt’s physically-delivered bitcoin futures have consistently seen growth […]

Erisx Launches Regulated Bitcoin Futures Market

Erisx Launches Regulated Bitcoin Futures Market Crypto trading platform Erisx has launched a bitcoin futures market regulated by the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). Its physically settled bitcoin futures contracts trade alongside its spot market which supports four cryptocurrencies. Erisx has obtained a license from the U.S. Financial Crimes […]

Bakkt Launches Bitcoin Options in US, Futures in Asia

Bakkt Launches Bitcoin Options in US, Futures in Asia Bakkt has launched two new regulated bitcoin derivatives products. Within hours of launch, Bakkt announced that over 1,000 futures contracts had been traded in Asia. The platform now offers four types of regulated bitcoin derivatives products: monthly and daily physically delivered […]

Bakkt’s Bitcoin Futures Shatters Records Amid Spot Market Turmoil

Bakkt’s Bitcoin Futures Shatters Records Amid Spot Market Turmoil Bakkt’s bitcoin core (BTC) futures product saw another all-time high as the spot market price of BTC plummeted under $ 7,000 on Friday morning, Nov. 22. Bakkt saw 2,728 contracts traded ($ 20 million) and $ 1.75 million in open interest […]

CME Bitcoin Futures Sees Institutional Interest and Demand from Asia

CME Bitcoin Futures Sees Institutional Interest and Demand from Asia Global markets business CME Group said that institutional interest toward the firm’s Bitcoin futures is thriving and 2019’s third-quarter data showed a record number of open interest. Moreover, despite the lackluster start, the Intercontinental Exchange’s (ICE) Bakkt platform has seen […]

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 […]