Browsing the "Futures" Tag

Binance Hikes Leverage to 125x for Launch of Bitcoin-Tether Futures

| William Foxley

Binance’s futures exchange is raising leverage to 125x with the launch of BTC/USDT contracts today.

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.

Bakkt Exchange’s Bitcoin Futures See Slow Start on First Day of Trading

| Sebastian Sinclair

Trading of Bakkt's physically-backed bitcoin futures kicked off today, with 28 contracts having changed hands so far.

CFTC Taps Coinbase Lawyer to Head Division Overseeing Bitcoin Futures

| Nikhilesh De

New CFTC Chairman Heath Tarbert has named Coinbase general counsel Dorothy DeWitt as the agency's new director of market oversight.

Binance Acquires Crypto Exchange JEX to Boost Derivatives Offerings

| Daniel Palmer

Binance has announced the acquisition of crypto exchange JEX in a bid to boost its crypto derivatives offerings for pro traders.

Binance Launches Two Crypto Futures Platforms for User Testing

| Daniel Palmer

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has launched two test platforms for its crypto futures products.

Crypto Exchange Launches ‘Shitcoin Futures Index,’ Offering New Way to Short Alts

| William Foxley

A crypto exchange has bundled altcoins into a one-of-a-kind futures index

Polkadot Tokens Valued at $75 Pre-Launch in Crypto ‘Futures’ Offering

| Leigh Cuen

They don't exist yet, but you can soon buy Polkadot tokens from CoinFLEX via a new mechanism: the initial futures offering (IFO).

June Sets Records for CME Bitcoin Futures as Sign-Ups Surge 30%

| Sebastian Sinclair

CME's bitcoin futures product is increasing in popularity, with June setting a record for open interest amid a surge of new account sign-ups.

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Binance Exchange to Launch Crypto Futures Trading with 20x Leverage

| Wolfie Zhao

Binance is planning to roll out a futures trading service, with a test version to be launched in about two weeks time.