Category: Futures

Bitcoin Derivatives Firm ErisX Adds Cash-Settled Contracts After Physically Settled Futures Fall Flat

Bitcoin Derivatives Firm ErisX Adds Cash-Settled Contracts After Physically Settled Futures Fall Flat

Dec 1, 2020 at 3:17 p.m. UTCUpdated Dec 1, 2020 at 4:11 p.m. UTC Thomas Chippas, chief executive officer at ErisX(CoinDesk archives) Bitcoin Derivatives Firm ErisX Adds Cash-Settled Contracts After Physically Settled Futures Fall Flat Cryptocurrency derivatives platform ErisX launched cash-settled bounded futures on Tuesday, after seeing little interest from the market for its physically […]

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FTX Raises ‘TRUMP’ Futures Margins as Price Suggests Lower Expectations of Election Win

FTX Raises ‘TRUMP’ Futures Margins as Price Suggests Lower Expectations of Election Win

Oct 30, 2020 at 11:11 UTCUpdated Oct 30, 2020 at 14:00 UTC (Evan El-Amin/Shutterstock) FTX Raises ‘TRUMP’ Futures Margins as Price Suggests Lower Expectations of Election Win Cryptocurrency derivatives exchange FTX is increasing the margin requirements on its TRUMP and other President 2020 futures contracts. Announced Friday, the exchange said it is upping the initial […]

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CME’s Rise in Bitcoin Futures Rankings Signals Growing Institutional Interest

CME’s Rise in Bitcoin Futures Rankings Signals Growing Institutional Interest

Oct 23, 2020 at 10:51 UTCUpdated Oct 23, 2020 at 14:59 UTC (ggTravelDiary/Shutterstock) CME’s Rise in Bitcoin Futures Rankings Signals Growing Institutional Interest In sign of increased institutional participation in cryptocurrency, the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) has surpassed prominent cryptocurrency exchanges to become the second-biggest bitcoin futures platform by number of open contracts. As of […]

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