Tag: Futures Trading

UK Firm Launches Ethereum Futures Trading

Ever since Bitcoin futures contracts became a thing, people have been wondering when other currencies would receive a similar treatment. Although that is not a straightforward process, some progress has been made where Ethereum is concerned. Crypto Facilities, a UK-based trading platform, has begun offering ETH/USD futures. Ethereum Futures Have Arrived With so many people interested in speculating on cryptocurrency prices these days, new investment vehicles will need to be …
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CME Futures Open at $20K, Crypto’s Market Cap Eclipses $600B

Following in the footsteps of CBOE, the CME Group launched its own highly anticipated Bitcoin futures on Sunday evening. Come Monday morning, cryptocurrency’s overall market capitalization reached another milestone at US$600 billion, making the jump from US$500 billion in just five days. Wall Street’s Newest Toy Adding to Bitcoin’s bullish December run, the Chicago Mercantile Exchange’s futures opened with a price of US$20,000 for its January 2018 contracts.   The successful opening comes …
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SegWit2x Futures Are Now Listed on CoinMarketCap

The upcoming SegWit2x hard fork is of great interest to Bitcoin users all over the world. Although support seems to have dwindled somewhat, plenty of people still think this fork will be a major success. This explains why the SegWit2x futures market is getting a lot of attention, so much so that CoinMarketCap has decided to list it as its own currency. It’s an interesting development, even though there is only one platform with a …
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