Browsing the "Futures" Tag

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.

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Kraken Acquires Futures Startup In Deal Worth At Least $100 Million

| Pete Rizzo

Kraken has inked a “nine-figure" deal that now makes it the only crypto exchange to offer regulated futures trading in Europe.

Wall Street Crypto Products May Have to Wait as US Regulators Confront Backlog

| Nikhilesh De

The SEC and CFTC have five weeks of work to catch up on, and crypto advocates have no illusions that bitcoin ETFs and the like are a priority.

ICE Founder: ‘We’re Kind of Agnostic’ on Bitcoin’s Price

| Stan Higgins

ICE founder and chairman Jeffrey Sprecher and Bakkt CEO Kelly Loeffler took to the stage during CoinDesk's Consensus: Invest event on Tuesday.

Retail Brokerage TD Ameritrade Backs New Crypto Exchange

| Nikhilesh De

TD Ameritrade is reportedly investing in ErisX, a new cryptocurrency exchange built by derivatives market provider Eris Exchange.

Trading Legend Don Wilson: Asian Demand High for Bitcoin Futures

| Wolfie Zhao

Don Wilson, founder of DRW, the Chicago-based high-speed trading firm, discusses his history with crypto assets and the trends he's seeing in Asia.

OKCoin’s Star Xu Questioned as Police Investigate Bitcoin Futures Allegations

| Wolfie Zhao

OKCoin's founder Star Xu wasn't arrested, but was assisting police in Shanghai over a bitcoin futures dispute, reports clarify.

Upside Calling? Bearish Bets on Bitcoin Futures Hit Record Low

| Omkar Godbole

The bearish bets in bitcoin futures market fell to lifetime lows last week, strengthening the bullish case put forward by the technical charts.

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UK Crypto Futures Exchange Adds Bitcoin Cash Contract

| Nikhilesh De

U.K.-based cryptocurrency futures exchange Crypto Facilities is adding a bitcoin cash product to its offerings.

A UK Exchange Is Launching Litecoin Futures Trading

| Wolfie Zhao

A month after listing ethereum-based futures for trading, U.K exchange Crypto Facilities is now launching a derivative product for litecoin.