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CME Group Will Offfer Options on Bitcoin Futures Contracts
September 20th, 2019

The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME), the world’s largest options and futures exchange, announced today that its thriving Bitcoin futures contracts will include options as early as 2020.

Bitcoin (BTC) Hash Rate Exceeded 102 Quintillion Ahead of Bakkt Launch on Monday
September 20th, 2019

Bitcoin hash rate has set a new record. It has exceeded 102 quintillion for the first time in history which has become a new milestone for the entire industry.

CME Group Seeks CFTC Permission to Double Its Bitcoin Futures Trading Cap
September 13th, 2019

Citing massive open positions and interest for its Bitcoin futures contracts, CME Group requested CFTC to double the limit of monthly contracts traded.

Binance’ New Futures Trading Platform Hits All-Time High of $150M in Daily Trading Volume
September 11th, 2019

Binance recently launched its futures trading platform which is on an invitation-only basis. The soft launch has already raised about $150 million in less than twenty-four hours. This may mean good things for the cryptocurrency 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.

Bitcoin Bleeds Out Entire Crypto Market Losing Billions in Price Within Minutes
August 29th, 2019

Bitcoin and a few major altcoins have shocked the market as they have shed significant weight in a considerably short time. Right now, the crypto market prices have lost billions and there is no pointer to a bull run in the near future.

Bakkt to Open Its Warehouse for Physical Storage of Bitcoin on Sept. 6
August 29th, 2019

The Bakkt Warehouse will provide the safe and secure of physical Bitcoin tokens in a regulated environment starting from September 6th. The Warehouse facility is specifically designed for its physically-settled Bitcoin Futures contracts.

Bitcoin Price Threatens $10K as 50% of CME Futures Almost Expire
August 28th, 2019

The upcoming CME futures expiration set for Friday is expected to have a significant effect on the next bitcoin price action as the biggest cryptocurrency threatens to plunge below the $10,000 mark.

Coinbase Participates in $4.3 Million Funding Round of Crypto Derivatives Platform Blade
August 13th, 2019

Crypto derivatives platform Blade will allow users to trade its perpetual swap contracts in Bitcoin and altcoins with up to 150x leverage. Coinbase, as well as other giants, took part in this funding round.

SEC Postponing Decisions on Three Bitcoin ETF Rule Change Proposals Again
August 13th, 2019

The SEC has delayed its decision for listing VanEck to Oct. 18, while Bitwise’s listing on NYSE Arca will be delayed to Oct. 13. The decision on Wilshire Phoenix’s United States Bitcoin and Treasury Investment Trust has been postponed until Sept. 29.