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Some of the leading companies in the financial industry, including Societe Generale and the London Stock Exchange, have partnered to study the potential use cases of the blockchain technology.

Bitcoin Will Not Be Listed On Major Exchanges Without Better Regulation, Says SEC Chairman
September 20th, 2019

SEC Chairman Jay Clayton said that it will take a while before there is proper regulation for Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, and that has to happen before major exchanges can begin to list them.

Bitcoin.com Wants to Launch a Bitcoin Cash Futures Contract to Compete with XRP and ETH
September 13th, 2019

If things go according to plan, Bitcoin.com would soon launch the first Bitcoin Cash derivative in the form of futures contracts. The company is looking to launch this with a CFTC-approved exchange.

CME Group Planning to Launch Bitcoin Options Trading
September 5th, 2019

After a massive demand for its Bitcoin Futures Contract this year, the CME Group is planning to introduce Bitcoin options contracts as per the internal source.

CME Group Altering Its Reference Rate for Ether Meaning They Might Be Getting Ready for Futures
July 6th, 2019

CME Group allegedly decided to make changes to its reference rate and index tied to Ethereum. Their sources say it could mean a future tied to the crypto is coming to its marketplace.

CME Registers Record Surge for Its Bitcoin Futures Sign-Ups in June
July 4th, 2019

The CME Group has seen a massive surge in open interest for Bitcoin Futures contracts that also hints towards rising institutional participation.

Bitcoin Price Surpasses $5200 as Cryptocurrency Market Cap Touches $185 Billion
April 8th, 2019

Bitcoin seems to be cementing its position above $5000 levels while preparing for the next big bull run.

Tech Glitch at CME Group Halts Trades at All Markets Including Crypto
February 27th, 2019

Electronic trading across CME Group Inc.’s futures markets resumed late Tuesday after technical problems triggered an hourslong trading halt.

Launch of ICE’s Bakkt Bitcoin Futures Platform Likely to Be Moved to February 2019
December 22nd, 2018

It seems that we’ll have to wait some more for Bakkt to get its Bitcoin futures contract approved. A new report claims that the CFTC’s decision-making process has been progressing slow and now it is likely to go live only in February 2019.

CME Group Will Not Offer New Crypto Futures, Says Company’s CEO
July 27th, 2018

In spite of all the previous rumors, CME Group Inc. is not going to introduce futures on cryptocurrencies other than Bitcoin.

CME Group Says It’s Gauging Client Interest on Ethereum Futures After Index Launch
May 16th, 2018

The US-based derivatives marketplace is planning to estimate user demand for ethereum futures product prior to its future launch on the platform.