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CBOE Feb19 Bitcoin Futures Expire at New Low of $3,567.93 But, Down Trend Broken.

Bitcoin (BTC) futures on the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) expired at its lowest settlement price yesterday since its launch in December 2017. Trading under ticker XBT/G9, the final settlement price for the February 2019 futures was $3,567.93 published by the CBOE; Bitcoin (BTC) futures have been moving sideways for the last month, trading within […]

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ICE Investing $20-$25 Million Back into Bakkt

The Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), will be looking to invest $20 -$25 million back into the Bakkt Bitcoin (BTC) futures platform this upcoming year. The details were announced in a Q4 2018 ICE earnings call with equity analysts. In addition to this funding, last month, Bakkt, had raised $182.5 million from twelve investors. With all the funding […]

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CME Bitcoin Jan19 Futures Expire at Lowest level @ $3560.00 Code BTCF9

On Friday 25th January 2019, trading under ticker BTCF9, Bitcoin (BTC) Futures on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME), expired at a new low settlement price of $3560.00. Below is the official price published by the CME: Bitcoin (XBT) futures on the Chicago Board Option Exchange (CBOE), that expired on the 16th January 2019 was also at its lowest level since inception, […]

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CBOE Bitcoin Jan19 Futures Expire at Lowest level @ $3591.3 XBT/F9

Bitcoin (XBT) futures on the Chicago Board Option Exchange (CBOE), expired on the 16th January 2019 at its lowest level, since inception on the 10th December 2017. Trading under ticker XBT/F9 on the CBOE, the final settlement price was $3,591.30. This comes to no surprise with the current trend of backwardation the decentralised asset is […]

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Bakkt Acquires Assets from Futures Merchant RCG

While the launch of the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) Bitcoin (BTC) futures platform Bakkt has been delayed, they are not standing still. In a first, Bakkt, have acquired assets in futures commission merchant Rosenthal Collins Group (RCG). Announced on Medium, by Bakkt’s CEO Kelly Loeffler, the move is significant as they are potentially looking to become […]

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Japan Explores Crypto ETFs

Japans Financial Services Agency is currently exploring interest in Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) to track digital currencies. According to Bloomberg, the regulators in Japan last month decided against pursuing revisions to the nation’s securities law. This will allow cryptocurrency futures, options and other derivatives to be traded within the region. A person familiar with the […]

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CoinFLEX: First Crypto Futures with Physical Delivery Announced

In a world first, Coinfloor’s subsidiary CoinFLEX, Coin Futures and Lending EXchange, have announced they will be offering Bitcoin (BTC) futures with physical delivery of the asset. Previously known as CoinfloorEX, it has now rebranded to CoinFLEX and split off from its parent Coinfloor, which will continue to own an equity stake. In a competitive […]

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Bakkt Raises $182.5 Million in First Round

In the first round of funding, Bakkt, has announced that they have raised $182.5 million from twelve investors. The investors include the following: Boston Consulting Group CMT Digital Eagle Seven Galaxy Digital Goldfinch Partners Alan Howard Horizons Ventures Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) Microsoft’s venture capital arm M12 Pantera Capital PayU Protocol Ventures For 2019 Bakkt are […]

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CME Bitcoin Futures Expired @ $3708.56 Lowest Price Since Launch.

On December 28th 2018, trading under ticker BTCZ18, Bitcoin (BTC) futures expired at its lowest delivery price to date at $3708.56 on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME). We hate to say it, but, the trend is definitely not a friend for crypto investors, followers or enthusiasts. Here is the official BTCZ18 settlement price detailed on […]

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Crypto Inactivity on Wall Street Hits Bitcoin Price

The Bitcoin (BTC) retail boom has taken its price to almost $20k this past year. Now, with the decentralised asset price hovering at approximately $4k, has the inactivity of institutions driven the price down? Bloomberg, has outlined several trade initiatives from the top tier Investment Banks, that has gained no significant traction or, did not […]

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Ethereum Futures on Hold as Commission Reviews Token

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), is looking for additional feedback from the public, before the token can join Bitcoin (BTC) in the futures market. Although in June 2018, the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC), announced that Ethereum (ETH) was not a security the CFTC is still not comfortable with the decision. More details have been […]

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CME Nov 18 Bitcoin Futures Expiry Price: $3953.00 BTCX18

The crypto bear market has been punishing investors and seems to have no end in sight. November Bitcoin futures, trading under code BTCX18, on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) expired at is lowed delivery price to date of $3953.00.  The next key date for the Bitcoin futures on the CME is on the 28th Dec […]

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Reminder: CME Bitcoin Futures Expiration Tomorrow 30/11/2018, BTCX18

Bitcoin (BTC) futures, on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME), have been plunging lower, ever since they had been launched on the 17th Dec 2017. Tomorrow, 30th Nov 2018, they will expire at its lowest level since its launch. With this in mind, one has to reconsider if the sceptics were correct. Was the accelerated launch […]

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Nasdaq: Listing Bitcoin Futures By Q1 2019 Despite Bear Market

Bloomberg has reported from those “familiar with the matter” that Nasdaq Inc. is continuing its plans to list Bitcoin (BTC) futures for trading as early as first quarter 2019. Despite the recent lows, Nasdaq is looking to sustained interest as reasons to progress listing Bitcoin futures. One way in which the Nasdaq product will differ […]

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