Panda Trading Systems Now an Official Distributor of CBOE Global Markets Data

In a move to further consolidate the leading technology provider’s position in the online FX/CFD space, Panda Trading Systems recently announced that it has become an official distributor of CBOE Global Markets data. Any brokerage taking advantage of Panda’s high-quality asset data feeds can now have access to the Cboe’s extensive list of offerings, including… Continue reading Panda Trading Systems Now an Official Distributor of CBOE Global Markets Data

Cboe Partners With Software Firm to Launch Cryptocurrency Indexes

In a bid to make cryptocurrency pricing more available to the general public, leading trading solutions provider Cboe Global Markets is set to integrate crypto indexes into its system by the second quarter of 2021. The company made it known that it had entered into a partnership with CoinRoutes, which would allow it to share… Continue reading Cboe Partners With Software Firm to Launch Cryptocurrency Indexes

Cboe to Launch New Currency Platform Cboe FX Central

A new currency trading platform is about to hit the markets to take on the likes of CME Group’s EBS and Refinitiv’s Matching – with Cboe Global Markets, an exchange group, to launch its own new service, Cboe FX Central. According to an article from the Financial Times, Cboe will be launching the new foreign… Continue reading Cboe to Launch New Currency Platform Cboe FX Central

Cboe Global Markets to Acquire European Clearinghouse EuroCCP

Cboe Global Markets, Inc. has confirmed this Tuesday that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire EuroCCP, a pan-European equities clearinghouse, as part of its efforts to expand into equities trading and clearing in Europe. As Finance Magnates reported, reports surfaced that the US options exchange was considering to acquire EuroCCP, and was in talks… Continue reading Cboe Global Markets to Acquire European Clearinghouse EuroCCP

CBOE Reports Weakest Spot FX Volumes in July Since 2017

Summer lulls appear to have hit CBOE, which has released its foreign exchange (forex) spot trading volumes for the month of July this Thursday, as the largest options exchange in the US noted its weakest monthly trading volume since December of 2017. In July, CBOE reported a total volume of $632.51 billion, with an average… Continue reading CBOE Reports Weakest Spot FX Volumes in July Since 2017

CME Group Set To Launch Bitcoin Futures

The CME Group, the world’s largest derivatives exchange, has confirmed the completion of their self-certification with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, which paves the way for the listing of Bitcoin futures contracts on December 18th. The CME is poised to add Bitcoin to its diverse range of futures and options that also include agricultural products,… Continue reading CME Group Set To Launch Bitcoin Futures

Crypto Exchange ErisX Appoints Three New Execs From Barclays, YouTube, CBOE

Crypto exchange ErisX has appointed three veterans from Barclays, Youtube and the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) to fill executive roles at the company. The development was announced in a press release published Feb. 7. As reported, ErisX is a reboot of traditional futures market Eris Exchange, and is expected to begin support for spot… Continue reading Crypto Exchange ErisX Appoints Three New Execs From Barclays, YouTube, CBOE

VanEck/SolidX Bitcoin [BTC] ETF re-filed by CBOE with the SEC a week after it was withdrawn

The cryptocurrency community has reasons to hope again after the Chicago Board Options Exchanges [CBOE] re-filed its application for a cryptocurrency exchange-traded fund with the US Securities and Exchange Commission [SEC]. The new application follows a week after CBOE had withdrawn its previous application for an ETF with the SEC. The previous application, that would… Continue reading VanEck/SolidX Bitcoin [BTC] ETF re-filed by CBOE with the SEC a week after it was withdrawn

Lack of ETNs Keeps Wall Street Away From Bitcoin, Says CBOE Analyst Ed Tilly

Ed Tilly, CEO, president and chairman at the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), declared that there is a need for Bitcoin (BTC) exchange-traded notes (ETNs) in order for Wall Street institutional investors to join the crypto space. Financial newspaper Business Insider reported on Tilly’s comments on Jan.18. According to the aforementioned article, Tilly declared that… Continue reading Lack of ETNs Keeps Wall Street Away From Bitcoin, Says CBOE Analyst Ed Tilly

Thanks US Shutdown: Why Bakkt and Others Will Likely be Delayed

Today marks the 21st day of the partial shutdown that started days before Christmas over a standoff between President Donald Trump and congressional Democrats over funding for the President’s long-promised border wall. That’s the same length of time as the 21-day shutdown that stretched from December 1995 to January 1996 as a result of a… Continue reading Thanks US Shutdown: Why Bakkt and Others Will Likely be Delayed

Launch of ICE's Bakkt Bitcoin Futures Platform Likely to Be Slightly Delayed

Looking at CFTC’s current pace, the futures contract wouldn’t be launched at the desired time. That still doesn’t mean that the CFTC won’t ultimately approve the plan. A person familiar with the agency’s inner workings said even a Jan. 30 launch was still plausible, meaning the delay could be just a matter of days. What… Continue reading Launch of ICE's Bakkt Bitcoin Futures Platform Likely to Be Slightly Delayed

Tom Lee: Bitcoin Could Benefit from Ether Futures

Bitcoin bull Tom Lee believes that Ether futures trading may hurt the cryptocurrency but could benefit Bitcoin. If there’s one thing you can say about Fundstrat’s Tom Lee, it’s that he’s very optimistic about Bitcoin. In early July, Lee stood by his prediction that the price of the world’s number one cryptocurrency would hit $25,000… Continue reading Tom Lee: Bitcoin Could Benefit from Ether Futures

Possible Outcomes as CBOE plans to launch Ethereum futures by year end

Many within the crypto community are not aware that the cryptocurrency bubble of late last year was caused by a factor? The reason for the so called bitcoin and other crypto bubble was as a result of the listing of Bitcoin futures by CBOE in the New York crypto exchange,Gemini Exchange after it got an… Continue reading Possible Outcomes as CBOE plans to launch Ethereum futures by year end

Ethereum Price and Usage Disappoint Despite ETH Futures Rumors

CBOE could launch Ethereum (ETH) futures by the end of 2018 if US regulators approve its product, anonymous sources told Business Insider August 30. ‘Getting Comfortable’ CBOE, which launched pioneering Bitcoin futures in December last year, is currently waiting while the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to “get comfortable with the product before its official… Continue reading Ethereum Price and Usage Disappoint Despite ETH Futures Rumors

Notes From the Brink: Reasons Behind the Crypto Bear Market

Crypto is notoriously a “tough neighbourhood,” as even evergreen Bitcoin bull Tom Lee has put it. After a week in which double-digit losses wreaked havoc on many high-profile cryptos, and Bitcoin (BTC) momentarily fell through the $6,000 support, pitiless bearish sentiment has been circling, with some accusing the top coin of being “exhibit A” in… Continue reading Notes From the Brink: Reasons Behind the Crypto Bear Market

OKEx’s Future Trading Shortfall ‘A Valuable Lesson’ for Cryptocurrency Exchanges

The world of futures trading in Bitcoin for the traditional investor is still very new, as it only opened in December of last year when CBOE and CME launched their products to the market in what was expected to be a big boost for Bitcoin adoption. However, for those already involved in cryptocurrencies, there have… Continue reading OKEx’s Future Trading Shortfall ‘A Valuable Lesson’ for Cryptocurrency Exchanges

For Wall Street, Bitcoin ETF Decision Could Answer '$1 Billion' Question

“I wish I knew the answer to your $1 billion question. Seriously.” That’s Gabor Gurbacs, director of digital asset strategy at New York-based investment management firm VanEck, the company has been making headlines of late for a proposed bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF). No lightweight in the arena, though, the VanEck proposal has been deemed by… Continue reading For Wall Street, Bitcoin ETF Decision Could Answer '$1 Billion' Question

Bitcoin Breaks $8,000 as Selected Alts See Slight Recovery

July 24: Bitcoin (BTC) broke through the $8,000 price point this morning, as the top cryptocurrency continues to outperform most other crypto assets, according to data from Coin360. In the days following the strong upswing that kicked off across the crypto market on July 16 and accelerated further on July 17, Bitcoin has sustained positive… Continue reading Bitcoin Breaks $8,000 as Selected Alts See Slight Recovery

Bitcoin’s Future Looks Bright for the First Time in 2018

Bitcoin has seen a bombardment of negative publicity and volatility as it’s price plummeted from December highs of almost $20,000 per coin to where it currently sits in the mid $7,000s. However, with this extreme volatility, the trends seemed to have switched this week with many possible catalysts to blame. A Bright Future Ahead Catalysts… Continue reading Bitcoin’s Future Looks Bright for the First Time in 2018

Bitcoin Futures Trading Up 93%, Reports CME Group

A recent tweet from CME Group, one of the first companies to offer bitcoin futures trading, reports that average daily trading volumes are up 93% and open interest surpassed 2,400 contracts, a 58% increase. There have been mixed opinions about the success of bitcoin-based futures options since their inception in December 2017, when Cboe Global… Continue reading Bitcoin Futures Trading Up 93%, Reports CME Group

CBOE Files Application with SEC for Bitcoin ETF License | BTCMANAGER

Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) Global Markets, one of the world’s largest futures exchanges, has filed for a bitcoin ETF (exchange-traded fund) with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). CBOE’s future with bitcoin ETF looks promising If the SEC approves the application, this would mean that the exchange could get a bitcoin ETF… Continue reading CBOE Files Application with SEC for Bitcoin ETF License | BTCMANAGER

EOS Futures Contracts Added To BitMEX

Cryptocurrency exchange BitMEX recently added EOS futures contracts to its platform. Futures traders are now poised to either cash out big or go home broke in this first round of speculative EOS trading.  ‘The Real Deal Holyfield?’ BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes announced that his platform would officially begin offering EOS/XBT futures contracts, starting this month.… Continue reading EOS Futures Contracts Added To BitMEX

New Guidance From CFTC on Crypto Derivatives

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has released guidance to American exchanges and clearing houses who list cryptocurrency derivatives, such as bitcoin futures. The statement comes at a time when large finance sector players are making moves in the cryptocurrency space and planning to offer new derivatives products. CFTC Wants to Aid Participants in… Continue reading New Guidance From CFTC on Crypto Derivatives

CME Group Set To Launch Bitcoin Futures

The CME Group, the world’s largest derivatives exchange, has confirmed the completion of their self-certification with the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, which paves the way for the listing of Bitcoin futures contracts on December 18th. The CME is poised to add Bitcoin to its diverse range of futures and options that also include agricultural products,… Continue reading CME Group Set To Launch Bitcoin Futures