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Bakkt Set to Beat CME in Bitcoin Options Race as BTC Futures Volume Explodes 800%
October 11th, 2019

After Bitcoin futures on the ICE Bakkt platform surged by almost 800% in a day, reports emerged that it is seeking to jump ahead of the CME group to release a Bitcoin options contract.

Bakkt Launches on Sept. 23, What Does this Mean for Bitcoin Price?
September 2nd, 2019

The Bakkt launch is one of the most anticipated and talked about in the sector currently. We take a look at whether or not this means anything for Bitcoin at all.

Four Reasons Why Bakkt May Be the Biggest Bitcoin Catalyst Since 2008
November 21st, 2018

Chris Kline, expert crypto enthusiast and COO of Bitcoin IRA, shares his insights into the nature of Bakkt platform explaining why this solution may be revolutionary for the whole cryptocurrency world.

ICE’s Bakkt Delays Bitcoin Futures Launch to 2019
November 21st, 2018

The Bakkt digital assets platform, which was created by the operator of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), announced the creation of Bakkt in August of this year and now said that they are “targeting” Jan. 24, 2019 as a launch date.

ICE Likely to Launch Bitcoin Futures on Its Bakkt Platform by December 2018
October 23rd, 2018

Pending the regulatory approval from CFTC, the physically-settled Bitcoin futures on Bakkt is expected to go live on 12th of December.

Early Coinbase Exec Adam White Leaves the Company for ICE’s Bakkt Platform
October 16th, 2018

Coinbase lost an essential team member as the former lead of institutional products, Adam White quits to join an intercontinental digital ecosystem.

Bakkt CEO Defines Platform’s Services, Says Margin Trading Won’t be Supported
August 21st, 2018

Bakkt CEO said that the physically-settled Bitcoin futures contracts would be completely pre-funded while the facility of margin trading won’t be provided.

Canaccord Genuity Releases Quarterly Report, Expects CBOE Bitcoin ETF by 2019
August 7th, 2018

The wealth managing firm believes that SEC will take all its time it can, instead of falling for the market euphoria, and extend the decision till March 2019.

Starbucks Clarifies that It Won’t Accept Bitcoin Payments Directly
August 6th, 2018

A Starbucks spokesperson said that they won’t directly accept digital token payments but will help their customer spend their holdings at the outlet.

Brian Kelly Says ICE’s Launch of Bakkt Platform Will Propel The Arrival of Bitcoin ETF
August 6th, 2018

Kelly says that the regulated and licensed Bakkt platform will provide an easy entry point for the arrival of institutional products like Bitcoin ETF.