Crypto fund Galaxy Digital and OTC trader XBTO have conducted the first-ever block trade of Bakkt's bitcoin futures contract.
It’s way too soon to write off Bakkt, despite the bitcoin futures market’s disappointingly slow start, equity analysts at Oppenheimer & Co. said.
Just 623 bitcoin futures contracts were traded during Bakkt's debut week.
LedgerX claims former CFTC Chairman Christopher Giancarlo threatened the company for personal reasons, two letters obtained by CoinDesk reveal.
Leveraged and margin trading can help boost demand for an asset, increasing liquidity within a given market.
Bakkt COO Adam White said retail investors will be able to trade its newly launched bitcoin futures, which posted a lackluster first day.
Trading of Bakkt's physically-backed bitcoin futures kicked off today, with 28 contracts having changed hands so far.
Bakkt is finally launching Monday. Here’s what to expect from bitcoin’s first regulated, physically settled, institutionally focused futures…
Bakkt has revealed the initial margin requirements for its bitcoin futures contracts ahead of a scheduled Sept. 23 launch.
Bakkt said Wednesday it would start offering customers access to its secure bitcoin storage warehouse starting Sept. 6.