Browsing the "ErisX" Tag

Seed CX Begins Testing Swap Contracts Settled in Real Bitcoin

| Nikhilesh De

Seed CX has begun testing bitcoin margin swaps with users and is waiting on regulatory approval to launch them.

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.

CFTC: LedgerX ‘Not Approved’ to Launch ‘Physical’ Bitcoin Futures

| Nikhilesh De

LedgerX has launched the first physically-settled bitcoin futures contracts in the U.S., beating Bakkt to the punch.

TD Ameritrade CEO: We’re Taking ‘Crawl, Walk, Run’ Approach to Crypto

| Daniel Kuhn

The firm's early investment in derivative platform ErisX may enable the firm to expand their crypto investment opportunities.

TD Ameritrade-Backed ErisX Gets Green Light to Settle Futures in Bitcoin

| Nikhilesh De

The CFTC just granted ErisX a derivatives clearing organization license, green-lighting it to launch physically-settled bitcoin futures contracts.

ErisX Launches Crypto Spot Market on Heels of New $20 Million Raise

| Nikhilesh De

Aspiring crypto derivatives provider ErisX took one step closer to its ultimate goal Tuesday with the launch of a spot market.

Crypto Futures Platform ErisX Hires Execs From Barclays and YouTube

| Anna Baydakova

Crypto trading firm ErisX has hired a COO from megabank Barclays and a head of infrastructure from YouTube.

US Government Shutdown Derailed Bitcoin ETF Talks, Says VanEck CEO

| Nikhilesh De

The bitcoin ETF proposal was pulled due to the government shutdown, VanEck CEO Jan van Eck said Wednesday.

Ethereum Co-Founder Joe Lubin Joins Board of Crypto Futures Platform ErisX

| Nikhilesh De

ErisX is expanding its board as it prepares to launch spot and derivatives markets for bitcoin and, eventually, ethereum.

Crypto Trading Platform ErisX Hires Serial Exchange Founder Matt Trudeau

| Ian Allison

Matt Trudeau, who has overseen some 10 global market launches, has joined crypto trading firm ErisX as chief strategy officer.