Bitcoin Futures Could Go Live on ICE’s Crypto Trading Platform in December

The Intercontinental Exchange’s upcoming cryptocurrency trading platform Bakkt will officially launch on December 12, pending regulatory approval. ICE announced Monday that Bakkt could begin offering physically settled bitcoin futures contracts in December, marking the first cryptocurrency-related offering provided through the new platform. Bakkt will hold the bitcoins backing the futures contract in the ICE Digital […]

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We’re ‘Looking into’ Cryptocurrencies: JPMorgan Co-President

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Multinational investment banking JPMorgan is “looking into” cryptocurrencies, company co-president Daniel Pinto said. Pinto made this revelation during a wide-ranging interview with CNBC, explaining that although the firm is not optimistic about cryptocurrency in its current incarnation, it believes this technology […]

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SEC Quietly Puts Bitcoin ETF Proposals Back on the Table

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has quietly begun considering two Bitcoin ETF proposals, public documents show. According to SEC documents dated March 23, the agency has instituted formal proceedings to determine whether to approve a rule change that would […]

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Futures Industry Association Blasts New Bitcoin Derivatives

Days after CME Group and the CBOE announced their bitcoin futures contracts launch dates, U.S. clearinghouses are expressing concerns over how these products were developed. In an open letter to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), Futures Industry Association (FIA) chief executive Walt Lukken said members of the organization are worried about their exposure to […]

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