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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.

What Happened: Why the First Physical Bitcoin Futures Haven’t Launched

| Nikhilesh De

LedgerX admitted it has not launched bitcoin futures, as it previously claimed, after the CFTC said it had not approved the exchange to do so.

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.

CFTC Approves LedgerX to Settle Futures in Real Bitcoin

| Nikhilesh De

LedgerX just got the green light from the CFTC to offer physically settled bitcoin futures to retail investors.

LedgerX Reveals Bid to Beat Bakkt to Physical Bitcoin Futures Launch

| Nikhilesh De

Crypto derivatives provider LedgerX plans to become the first U.S. firm to offer physically settled bitcoin futures contracts.

LedgerPrime Raises $12 Million for Crypto Quant Trading

| Marc Hochstein

LedgerPrime, a crypto trading firm led by ex-Wall Street whizzes, has closed on $12 million of capital and secured commitments for another $8 million.

LedgerX Unveils Betting Market for 2020’s Bitcoin Block Reward Halving

| Brady Dale

The bitcoin block reward will be cut in half next year – and soon, market watchers can place bets on exactly when the subsidy halving will happen.

LedgerX Launches ‘Bitcoin Fear Index’ to Track Price Volatility

| Nikhilesh De

LedgerX is launching LXVX – a "Bitcoin Fear Index" similar to the VIX, a popular volatility benchmark in the stock market.

LedgerX Claims ‘Record’ July for Bitcoin Options Trading

| Nikhilesh De

Bitcoin derivatives trading provider LedgerX says it saw a "record" amount of trading volume over the last two months.