Derivatives

Total BTC options open interest (CoinGlass)
Bitcoin's Options Market Has Overtaken Its Futures Market in a Sign of Growing Sophistication
The notional open interest in BTC options worldwide stood at $17.5 billion at press time, while open interest in the futures market was $15.84 billion.
Total BTC options open interest (CoinGlass)

Bitcoin one-month call-put skew (Amberdata)
Bitcoin Call Skew Hints at Further Price Rise as Spot ETF Optimism Energizes BTC
The one-month call-put skew has risen above 10%, indicating a strongest bullish bias in 31 months.
Bitcoin one-month call-put skew (Amberdata)

Bluefin v2 (Bluefin)
Decentralized Exchange Bluefin’s New Version Goes Live on Sui Network
The platform’s v2 allows sub-second trades and trading without a crypto wallet, the company said.
Bluefin v2 (Bluefin)

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What Are Crypto Derivatives? A Beginner’s Guide
Crypto derivatives have become highly popular in the global crypto markets, enabling advancing traders to execute a range of different trading strategies.
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Bitcoin Jumps 2%, Ignoring DXY's Rise to 10-Month High; XRP Eyes Death Cross
The uptick was initially led by spot market buyers, which squeezed out bearish derivative positions, one analyst said.
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Coinbase had showed recent interest in acquiring FTX Europe. (Claudio Schwarz/Unsplash)
Coinbase Has Recently Held Talks to Buy FTX Europe: Fortune
This is part of Coinbase’s desire to expand its derivatives business, according to the article, which added that acquisition talks never reached a “late stage.”
Coinbase had showed recent interest in acquiring FTX Europe. (Claudio Schwarz/Unsplash)

Balancing (Michaela J/Unsplash)
Ether Prices to Stabilize as Options Market Makers Hedge Their Books, Analyst Says
Ether options dealers have built a net positive or long gamma exposure and are likely to buy low and sell high, arresting the price volatility ahead of next Friday's derivativ...
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Whale (Todd Cravens/Unsplash)
Crypto Whale Trades $150M in ETH Call Options, Trading Data Tracker Shows
The large flow was concentrated in the so-called out-of-the-money calls, indicating a bullish outlook on the second-largest cryptocurrency by market volume, according to Greek...
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The swift price movements over the past two days wiped out leveraged long and short positions. (Kurt Anderson/Unsplash)
Crypto Price Whipsaw Triggers $256M in Liquidation Losses
Liquidations are likely to have less impact on spot prices thanks to declining open interest, FalconX's head of research noted.
The swift price movements over the past two days wiped out leveraged long and short positions. (Kurt Anderson/Unsplash)

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Bitcoin Price-Volatility Correlation Turns Negative Again as Crypto Traders Eye FTX Liquidations
The shift from positive correlation comes amid concerns the looming $3 billion FTX liquidations will crater the crypto market.
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