Following yesterday's all-time high, bitcoin bulls look set to push prices as high as $20,000 over the next few days.
The first day of trading for CBOE's bitcoin futures contracts is over and the day largely went according to plan, according to its CEO.
The price of bitcoin has pushed back above $17,000, hitting a new all-time high on CoinDesk's Bitcoin Price Index (BPI)
CBOE's chief executive is pushing back at suggestions that the exchange's newly-launched bitcoin futures market was hastily done.
Bitcoin gold is well bid today, but chart analysis suggests the upturn in prices may be ephemeral.
Having landed on Wall Street with a bang, bitcoin is solidly bid and looks set to scale new heights.
The CBOE's website became unavailable just as it launched its first bitcoin futures contracts on Sunday.
Cboe may use information gleaned from futures trading to make a case to the Securities and Exchange Commission to allow bitcoin-linked ETF.
Days before a major futures product launch, bitcoin suffered heavy losses Saturday, a trend that so far appears to be continuing into Sunday.
Mining pool ViaBTC is launching a new cryptocurrency exchange based in the U.K., the company announced today.