The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission has released new guidance for companies issuing cryptocurrency derivatives products.
In a first for interoperability, Axoni and Clearmatics have shown how a derivative contract written on one blockchain can be settled on another.
U.K.-based bank Barclays is pushing hard for a data standard for derivatives, as a foundation for that market to adopt distributed ledger technology.
Bitcoin trading platform LedgerX now sees $7.5 million traded weekly in options products, up from $1 million during its first week.
The Financial Conduct Authority has warned that firms offering services around crypto derivatives and ICOs "likely" need to be authorized.
The U.K.'s Financial Conduct Authority has warned investors over an unregistered brokerage that appears to be offering crypto-related derivatives.
Austria is drawing up cryptocurrency regulations, using as a model existing rules for the trading of gold and derivatives.
France's market regulator says crypto derivatives fall under MiFID II regulation and that they should not be electronically marketed.
The European Securities and Markets Authority released a public call for input on cryptocurrency-based contracts-for-differences.
A Hong Kong finance regulator has published a new circular on bitcoin futures contracts and other cryptocurrency-related investment products.