Browsing the "Derivatives" Tag

Crypto Derivatives: On Misleading Measurements

| Noelle Acheson

Noelle Acheson shows how using notional volumes to compare derivatives markets to spot is misleading – but, for now, it’s all we’ve got.

Liquidity Provider B2C2 Launches Gold Derivative Settled in Bitcoin

| William Foxley

The U.K.-licensed firm's new product allows clients to synthetically trade gold against bitcoin and aims to capitalize on a growth in haven assets.

Now Traders Can Make Bets on When Facebook’s Libra Will Launch

| William Foxley

Crypto futures exchange CoinFLEX is issuing derivatives linked to the launch of the Facebook-led Libra cryptocurrency project.

Pantera Leads $5 Million Round for Decentralized Derivatives Market

| Brady Dale

A protocol built to put financial middlemen out of business has secured a $5 million seed round from Pantera, Ripple's Xpring, Hashed and others.

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Fidelity Digital Assets to Provide Custody for Bitcoin Derivatives Yield Fund

| David Pan

The Los Angeles-based Wave Financial has launched what it touts as the first crypto-derivatives-based yield fund on the market.

Kleiner Perkins Backs $2 Million Seed Round for Crypto Derivative Data Firm

| Nathan DiCamillo

Crypto data analytics startup Skew has raised $2 million in seed funding from several VC firms including Silicon Valley icon Kleiner Perkins.

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Rebranded TrueDigital Partners for ‘Imminent’ Bitcoin Derivatives Launch

| Daniel Palmer

Tassat, formerly trueDigital, has teamed up with AlgoTrader to provide institutional traders access to its soon-to-launch bitcoin swaps contracts.

Seed CX Subsidiary Adds Crypto Derivatives Settlement for Institutions

| Nikhilesh De

Zero Hash is launching support settlement services for bilateral derivative transactions.

Coinbase Backs $4.3 Million Raise for New Crypto Derivatives Exchange

| Daniel Palmer

Blade, a crypto derivatives exchange that hasn't yet launched, has already won backing from major investors including Coinbase.

Derivatives Drama: The Unintended Consequences of Crypto Regulation

| Noelle Acheson

Noelle Acheson points out that the LedgerX confusion highlights potential CFTC priorities regarding the regulation of crypto derivatives that could…