Browsing the "CME" Tag

Coinbase Shutters High-Speed Crypto Trading Division, Axing 30 Jobs

| Ian Allison

Coinbase is shutting down the Chicago trading technology office it opened a year ago, eliminating 30 jobs.

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‘No Change’ to Bitcoin Futures Plans, CME Says, as Cboe Pulls Back

| Anna Baydakova

CME says it has "no changes" in store for its bitcoin futures contract, following retrenchment by rival Cboe.

UK Royal Mint Says Market Conditions Led to Blockchain Gold Plan Freeze

| Nikhilesh De

The U.K. Royal Mint has suspended its plans to issue the Royal Mint Gold token, aimed at helping investors track and manage their gold investments.

CBOE Saw Its Highest-Ever Bitcoin Futures Volumes Yesterday

| Nikhilesh De

Bitcoin futures contracts saw a spike in trading volume Wednesday, according to data from both CBOE and CME.

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Ripple’s XRP Might Be the Next Big Crypto Futures Market

| Michael del Castillo

A little-known British crypto company has already turned XRP futures into a budding business worth over $30 million a month.

UK Crypto Exchange to Launch Bitcoin Futures Contracts

| Nikhilesh De

Cryptocurrency exchange CoinfloorEX announced it would offer bitcoin futures contracts as of April 2018.

Moody’s: Bitcoin Volatility (Likely) Won’t Hurt CME’s Risk Rating

| Stan Higgins

Moody's Investors Service said today that it doesn't believe the launch of bitcoin futures will hurt the creditworthiness of either CME or Cboe.

E-Trade Financial Launches CME Bitcoin Futures Trading

| Sujha Sundararajan

E-Trade Financial Corporation opened trading in bitcoin futures from CME Group Tuesday evening.

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CME Bitcoin Futures Price Above $20k in First Day Trading

| Stan Higgins

CME Group's bitcoin futures trading began today with an opening price above $20,000 for its January 2018 contract.

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‘According to Plan’: CBOE Bullish on First Day of Bitcoin Futures Trading

| Stan Higgins

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.