Categories
CME coin news coin news today Crypto News crypto news updates crypto updates cryptocoinsnews cryptocurrency cryptocurrency 2017 cryptocurrency market cryptocurrency news cryptocurrency news updates cryptocurrency prices cryptocurrency trading cryptocurrency updates cryptonews digital currency news editorial latest cryptocurrency latest cryptocurrency news new crypto coins new cryptocurrency 2017 new cryptocurrency release prconnect

CME Sees Second-Best Month for Bitcoin Futures Trading

January was the second-best month for CME’s Bitcoin futures trading since its 2017 launch, averaging 10,800 contracts, 69% greater than the average daily volume in 2019. Last month also saw new options on Bitcoin futures picking up pace. Since launch, 466 options contracts, or 2,300 equivalent Bitcoin, have traded—nearly 40% as blocks, showing signs of […]

Categories
Bitcoin CME Derivatives Futures Tradings

CME’s Futures Options Sprinted Out of the Gate but a Marathon Lies Ahead

CME launched its first Bitcoin options product, but is its initial success a matter of good timing? In the two years since it launched cash-settled Bitcoin futures, CME has firmly established itself as a leader in the regulated crypto derivatives space despite not always being the first to market. In December 2017, it launched regulated Bitcoin futures a […]

Categories
bitcoin exchange bitcoin latest news Bitcoin News bitcoin news feed bitcoin news latest bitcoin news today bitcoin news updates Bitcoin options bitcoin price bitcoin price news bitcoin prices bitcoin stock breaking news CME cryptocurrency current news editorial news prconnect recent news

CME Bitcoin Options Eclipses Bakkt With a Strong Start

CME Group’s Bitcoin options got off to a good start this week with US$2.3 million traded on the first day, eclipsing the slow start made by rival exchange Bakkt. The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) launched its highly anticipated Bitcoin (BTC) options on Monday, with 55 contracts changing hands on the first day alone. An options […]