Tag: Bitcoin futures

ByBit Review

ByBit Review: Complete Exchange Overview

ByBit is a cryptocurrency derivative exchange that launched its services at the end of 2018. The exchange gives traders the ability to trade Bitcoin and Ethereum perpetual contracts with up to 100:1 leverage. In their short time in operation, the...

/ February 25, 2019
Deribit Review

Deribit Review: Complete Exchange Overview

Deribit is one of the only places that you can buy Bitcoin options on the market at the moment. Deribit has also expanded their product offering to include bitcoin futures. This is great as it gives traders an alternative to...

/ November 1, 2018
Bitmex Review

BitMEX Review: Complete Exchange Overview

There is no doubt that you would have heard of BitMEX (The Bitcoin Mercantile Exchange). This is one of the most well-known Bitcoin future exchanges in the world and is the go-to exchange for advanced traders and speculators alike. But,...

/ May 26, 2018
Bitcoin ETF Application Withdrawn

Two Potential BTC ETF Proposals Withdrawn: Blow for Bitcoin?

There have been many that were hoping that the recent launch of Bitcoin Futures by the CBOE and the CME may give rise the eventual adoption of a Bitcoin ETF (Exchnage Traded Fund). Indeed, even before the launch of any...

/ January 9, 2018
ECB Claims Futures Threat to Banking

ECB Claims that Bitcoin Futures are Threat to the Banking System

It seems as if the acceptance of Bitcoin futures into the mainstream was last year’s news. With the release of Bitcoin Futures on the CBOE in early December and then the CME in late December, many have taken the opportunity...

/ January 4, 2018
Bitcoin ETFs Launch

Bitcoin ETFs: The Next Traditional Bitcoin-Based Investment?

Bitcoin ETFs … what’s the deal? The cryptocurrency ecosystem has been absolutely abuzz with chatter over Bitcoin futures, as powerhouse market leaders like Nasdaq and the Chicago Mercantile Exchange launch these unprecedented speculative assets. One thing lost in all the...

/ December 14, 2017
Bitcoin Futures Go Live In Chicago

Excitement Stirs As First Bitcoin Futures Go Live In Chicago

The biggest buzzword in the cryptocurrency space right now is “Bitcoin futures.” In general, futures are financial instruments that let investors “bet” on the performance of assets in traditional stock market environments. The big development, then, is that the very first...

/ December 11, 2017