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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 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.

CME Group and Crypto Facilities Launch Ether Reference Rate and Ether Real Time Index
May 14th, 2018

CME Group is announcing new ethereum price products that will provide users with an access to a reference rate and a real-time pricing index for the world’s second-largest digital currency.

UK Trading Platform Crypto Facilities Launches Ethereum Futures Contracts
May 12th, 2018

The crypto trading firm Crypto Facilities launches Ethereum futures, allowing investors to broaden investment opportunities and manage risks more effectively.

Bitcoin Price Backs Above $9,300 While Crypto Market Reached $420B Benchmark
April 27th, 2018

The Bitcoin price has bounced up to $9,370 following recent a 10 percent decline marked on April 26 that reportedly was triggered by the sale of the Mt. Gox trustee funds while technical figures indicate the feasible potential for a move higher towards major resistance at $10,000.

CBOE Reached the Highest-Ever Volume for Bitcoin Futures on April 25
April 27th, 2018

CBOE, the predominant US derivatives exchange that provides Bitcoin futures contracts, passed through the highest trading volume for bitcoin futures. On Wednesday, the volume was nearly three times the average daily volume.

1,000-Year-Old Royal Mint Launches a Gold-Backed Cryptocurrency
February 1st, 2018

The UK’s Royal Mint is launching its own gold-backed cryptocurrency. One coin named RMG is equal to one gram of gold.