ICE Pushes for Bakkt Bitcoin Custody License — CFTC Approval Imminent?
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ICE Pushes for Bakkt Bitcoin Custody License — CFTC Approval Imminent?

btcethereumadmin - May 13, 2019

Bakkt is pursuing self-certification as a licensed bitcoin custodian, as it looks to obtain CFTC approval for the launch of its physically backed BTC futures contracts. The…

ErisX’s Spot Market: More Institutional Participation and Regulatory Oversight Coming to Crypto?
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Bitcoin
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ErisX’s Spot Market: More Institutional Participation and Regulatory Oversight Coming to Crypto?

btcethereumadmin - May 12, 2019

ErisX’s spot market could increase institutional participation — as well as regulatory oversight. United States-based cryptocurrency exchange ErisX recently announced the public launch of its spot market…

CFTC ‘Can Get Comfortable’ With Ether Futures Product, Says Anonymous Official
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CFTC ‘Can Get Comfortable’ With Ether Futures Product, Says Anonymous Official

btcethereumadmin - May 6, 2019

The unnamed source hinted the regulator was not averse to the concept, 18 months on from bitcoin futures approval. United States regulator the Commodity Futures Trading Commission…

Regulators Ready to Approve Ethereum Futures, CFTC Insider Says
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Bitcoin
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Regulators Ready to Approve Ethereum Futures, CFTC Insider Says

btcethereumadmin - May 6, 2019

The Takeaway The CFTC is willing to let an ether futures contract go to market after soliciting market feedback last year A futures contract might bring in…

CME Group’s Net Income Falls 17% in Q1 Amid Record BTC Futures Trading Volume in April
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CME Group’s Net Income Falls 17% in Q1 Amid Record BTC Futures Trading Volume in April

btcethereumadmin - May 3, 2019

CME Group has reported a net income of $497 million for the first quarter, compared with $599 million this time last year. United States derivative market CME Group…

Top Traders Held Talks on Making Crypto Part of Global Financial Architecture: Bloomberg
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Top Traders Held Talks on Making Crypto Part of Global Financial Architecture: Bloomberg

btcethereumadmin - April 25, 2019

Representatives from Galaxy Digital, Coinbase and Binance were among those said to have attended January’s talks. More than 20 of the crypto market’s biggest traders gathered in…

Bloomberg: Institutional Crypto Trading Platform Bakkt May Seek New York BitLicense
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Bloomberg: Institutional Crypto Trading Platform Bakkt May Seek New York BitLicense

btcethereumadmin - April 18, 2019

Intercontinental Exchange-lead institutional cryptocurrency trading platform Bakkt is reportedly considering acquiring a New York “BitLicense” to launch its bitcoin futures. Intercontinental Exchange (ICE)-lead institutional cryptocurrency trading platform…

LedgerX Reveals Bid to Beat Bakkt to Physical Bitcoin Futures Launch
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Crypto News
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LedgerX Reveals Bid to Beat Bakkt to Physical Bitcoin Futures Launch

btcethereumadmin - April 15, 2019

Cryptocurrency derivatives provider LedgerX plans to become the first U.S. firm to offer physically settled bitcoin futures contracts. The company announced Monday that it has filed for…

Institutional Investment in Bitcoin Futures Drops as Price Settles: CFTC
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Bitcoin
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Institutional Investment in Bitcoin Futures Drops as Price Settles: CFTC

btcethereumadmin - April 13, 2019

The overall institutional investment in Bitcoin futures on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange decreased this past week, according to CFTC data. The overall institutional investment in Bitcoin (BTC)…

Bitcoin and Ethereum Show New Momentum After 20% Gain, Is a New Rally in the Works?
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Bitcoin and Ethereum Show New Momentum After 20% Gain, Is a New Rally in the Works?

btcethereumadmin - April 9, 2019

As Bitcoin recovered to over $5,200, the crypto market has found new momentum, pushing others like Ethereum to recover. Year-to-date, the price of Bitcoin (BTC) is up…