Browsing the "Bitcoin Futures" Tag

Asset Manager Stone Ridge Files SEC Prospectus for Bitcoin Futures Fund

| William Foxley

The firm's SEC prospectus details a cash-settled bitcoin futures fund offering 100,000 shares at $10 apiece.

Trading Volume for Bakkt’s Bitcoin Futures Hit Just $5 Million in First Week

| Brad Keoun

Just 623 bitcoin futures contracts were traded during Bakkt's debut week.

Bakkt’s Bitcoin Futures Already Open to Retail Investors, COO Says

| Nikhilesh De

Bakkt COO Adam White said retail investors will be able to trade its newly launched bitcoin futures, which posted a lackluster first day.

Bakkt Is Finally Launching Its Bitcoin Futures Today. Here’s What to Expect

| Nikhilesh De

Bakkt is finally launching Monday. Here’s what to expect from bitcoin’s first regulated, physically settled, institutionally focused futures…

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CME Files to Double Monthly Bitcoin Futures Open Position Limit to 10K BTC

| Nikhilesh De

CME Group wants to double the maximum number of bitcoin futures contracts traders can buy for each month.

Bakkt to Require $3.9K Down Payment on Bitcoin Futures Contracts

| Nikhilesh De

Bakkt has revealed the initial margin requirements for its bitcoin futures contracts ahead of a scheduled Sept. 23 launch.

Customers Can Deposit Bitcoin to Bakkt’s Warehouse Starting Next Week

| Nikhilesh De

Bakkt said Wednesday it would start offering customers access to its secure bitcoin storage warehouse starting Sept. 6.

Senior CFTC Official Who Set Bitcoin Futures Policy Is Leaving: Report

| Daniel Palmer

Amir Zaidi, director of the CFTC's Division of Market Oversight, is to leave the regulator within weeks, according to Bloomberg Law.

What Happened: Why the First Physical Bitcoin Futures Haven’t Launched

| Nikhilesh De

LedgerX admitted it has not launched bitcoin futures, as it previously claimed, after the CFTC said it had not approved the exchange to do so.

ICE CEO: Bakkt Will Launch Bitcoin Futures In ‘Very Near Future’

| Nikhilesh De

ICE CEO Jeffrey Sprecher said Bakkt will launch its physically-settled bitcoin futures soon, subject to regulatory approval.