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Bitcoin Permabull Michael Novogratz Questions Latest Altcoin Rally

According to recent buzz on Twitter, one of the biggest names in the crypto-industry, Michael Novogratz, is speaking up and questioning the biggest price shift made by altcoins yet this year, raising a red flag for crypto-enthusiasts everywhere. Michael Novogratz is the CEO of U.S.-based Galaxy Digital Holdings Ltd, a limited partner of Galaxy Digital...
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CME’s Bitcoin Options Launch Today, Here’s What To Expect

The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) will launch options on Bitcoin futures starting today. This comes as a result of the increased interest in cryptocurrencies. Moreover, analysts from JP Morgan think that there’s a high-anticipation among institutional investors for CME’s newest product. Anticipating CME’s Bitcoin Futures Options CME recently announced the launch of its newest product...
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Bitcoin’s Next Decade Will Be Shaped by Derivatives

The last five years have been a test phase for bitcoin derivatives, which began tentatively when Bitmex eased into life in 2014. Now, as the cryptoconomy prepares to enter a new decade, derivatives products will play a pivotal role in price discovery. 2020 will be a big year for bitcoin and for the futures markets...
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With CME Futures Gap Filled at $7,200, What’s Next For Bitcoin?

This Monday, a Bitcoin price gap opened in the CME futures between $7,200 and $7,450 due to weekend volatility in the cryptocurrency market. The thing is, on Monday, the leading cryptocurrency was trading at $7,600, even as high as $7,700, leading some to suggest that the asset was going to leave the CME futures gap...
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CME Futures Data: Institutions Still Wary Despite Bitcoin’s Bullish Signs

Once again, analysts have begun to flip bullish on Bitcoin (BTC), citing fundamental and technical factors to back their cheery sentiment. Though, not everyone is convinced that the cryptocurrency market is poised to see upside.Related Reading: Crypto Market’s Long-Term Trend is Positive: Binance CEO Explain WhyCME Futures Show Institutions Bearish On BTCEach week, the Chicago Mercantile...
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Bitcoin Price Poised to Tumble in Coming Week, CME Futures Statistic Predicts

Statistics show that the Bitcoin price may be on the verge of seeing a red week. No, by red I don’t mean Christmas, I mean a week in which the cryptocurrency falls, potentially to enter back in the range of the $6,000s.Related Reading: Lightning Works: Bitcoin Podcaster Finds Restaurant Shunning Banks for BTCBitcoin Futures’ Imply BTC...
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Napoleon Asset Management Launches First AMF-Regulated Crypto Fund

According to recent reports, France just got a new crypto fund, known as Napoleon Bitcoin Fund, which consists purely out of cryptocurrency. Napoleon Bitcoin Fund Launches According to a recent publication by France’s Les Echos, the country recently got its first fully regulated crypto fund, dubbed ‘Napoleon Bitcoin Fund.’ The fund was created by a...
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What Are Bitcoin Price Gaps? How Can They Affect The Price?

There are many ways in which cryptocurrency trading resembles the traditional ones, but there are just as many differences, as well. That’s why it’s possible to use regular definitions, but they need to be appropriately adjusted and related according to the specifics of cryptocurrencies. Price gaps, for example, are something seen quite regularly within traditional...
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CME Details Bitcoin Options as Bakkt Options Launch Nears

The battle of the bitcoin futures platforms is heating up. The Chicago Mercantile Exchange has released details of its new BTC options contracts while the launch of Bakkt’s equivalent product is less than a week away. How will bitcoin prices react? More Institutional Bitcoin Products This time two years ago the CME was poised to...
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Why Expiry of CME Bitcoin Futures Suggests BTC Price to Soon Pass $8,000

On Friday, the Chicago Mercantile Exchange’s cash-settled Bitcoin futures contract for the month of November was reported to have expired by a number of analysts. While these financial derivatives are cash-settled, analysis by a top cryptocurrency trader suggests that the expiry of the monthly futures means that BTC has a positive price trajectory into the...
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Institutional Investors Are Pouring Into Bitcoin Derivatives

Institutional Investors Are Pouring Into Bitcoin Derivatives X Dear reader, some third-party applications like Twitter, Youtube, Google, and our comment function are utilizing cookies. By rejecting this cookie consent, you might not be able to read the full article due to embeds.Privacy Policy Accept Reject The post appeared first on CCN
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Bakkt Will Offer Cash-Settled Bitcoin Futures to Singapore Before 2020

Adam White, Bakkt COO, has said that top researchers from ICE are already at work to add the innovative cash-settled Bitcoin futures. ICE Clear Singapore will be offering a new type of Bitcoin futures. Those are cash-settled ones, thus will also be available via ICE Futures. Venture funds from across Earth show their intent to...
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CME Group to Finalize the Launch of Its Bitcoin Options in January 2020

The CME Group has announced an official date for the launch of its Bitcoin options citing massive customer demand and growing interest for Bitcoin exposure. While the news about CME Group launching options for its Bitcoin futures contracts has been making rounds for the last few, it has now been confirmed officially. The derivatives platform...
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How Will CME Bitcoin Options Launch In 2 Months Affect BTC Prices?

Many have asserted that the first time Bitcoin futures were launched, a planned market crash followed. The exchange that launched those futures back in late 2017 is gearing up for more institutional products in two months’ time so what impact will that have this time around?CME Options Launch In JanuaryThe Chicago Mercantile Exchange is expanding...
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Bitcoin (BTC) Analysts Call BTC To Fall To $8,600 To Fill The CME Gap

Bitcoin (BTC) analysts have been calling for the cryptocurrency to drop to the $8,600 price range to ‘fill the gap’ of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange for more than a week now. The Bitcoin futures contract on the CME closed at $8,715 which was a strong performance considering that last Wednesday, the leading cryptocurrency plunged to...
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Bitcoin Future Flash Crashes by $1,000 to Fill CME Gap: Cleared for Takeoff

The Friday before last, the Bitcoin futures contract on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) closed the week at $8,715. It was a strong performance, especially considering that on Wednesday of that week, the leading cryptocurrency had plunged to $7,300 in a flash crash event.The thing is, shortly after the CME closed up shop for the...
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Institutions Accrue Bitcoin Long Positions as Price Looks to Break Past $9,300

As Bitcoin (BTC) has entered a launchpad-like state, finding itself in a lull as sentiment is beginning to trend positive again, institutions have started to accrue long positions of the cryptocurrency. This may imply that the crypto market is about to see its next leg higher.Related Reading: Crypto Tidbits: Bitcoin Stuck In $9,000s, Starbucks Cryptocurrency...
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Bitcoin Futures Market Is Changing Cryptocurrency Landscape

The futures market can be the cause of development efforts around Bitcoin, one of the crucial hedging assets like gold or dollar. In the last few months, Bitcoin futures trading is on the rise, beating up to 50% of the total spot market on 13 well-known exchanges. The futures market helps to keep the price...
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Satoshi Nakamoto’s Dream Project Bitcoin Turns 11 Today

Bitcoin has completed 11 years since the release of its official whitepaper. Here’s a brief journey about the crypto and its growing popularity. Today, October 31, marks the 11th birthday of Bitcoin after its founder Satoshi Nakamoto unveiled the whitepaper back in 2008. Over the last 11 years, Bitcoin has established its supremacy in the...
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CoinGecko Launches Section for Crypto Derivatives with Futures Next in Line

Photo: CoinGecko / Instagram CoinGecko, a coin market ranking chart aggregator that provides a fundamental analysis of the crypto market, has announced it is preparing to roll out its own section for monitoring cryptocurrency derivatives. According to the company, its offering will be the first of its kind. Announcing: CoinGecko Derivatives! ?? At a glance,...
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Will Bakkt’s Bitcoin Options Change the Cryptocurrency Industry?

Since Bakkt has launched its physically settled Bitcoin futures platform, it has opened new landscapes for investors. What will BTC options change? To refresh our memory, Bakkt, which is backed by New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), recently in late September launched its long-awaited Bitcoin Futures platform, where investors and traders...
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CME Bitcoin Futures to Print Massive $1,000 Price Gap: Bullish or Bearish?

Last Friday, the Bitcoin futures contract on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) closed the week at $8,715. It was a strong performance, especially considering that on Wednesday, the leading cryptocurrency had plunged to $7,300 in a flash crash event.$BTC CME Futures closed today at $8715The current price of Bitcoin has been ranging in upper $9ks...
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Three Reasons Why Bitcoin (BTC) Price Surged 40 Percent

Bitcoin (BTC) and crypto markets have been on fire over the past twelve hours or so. A $55 billion cash injection has lifted them out of the doldrums in one of the largest pumps in recent history. Crypto Twitter is rejoicing the move which has been largely down to the comments of one powerful man....
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Are Bitcoin Futures One Big Market Manipulation Scheme?

Some still assert that the launch of two bitcoin futures products crashed markets in 2017 as it was the first time investors could short the asset. What they have done has completely changed the landscape two years later. Futures Changed Bitcoin Landscape According to ‘Skew Markets’, futures products improved the price discovery for bitcoin especially...
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Why Bear Market Ethereum Futures Are a Better Bet That Bitcoin’s

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is confident that Ethereum futures are likely to arrive in 2020. This could be good timing if altseason fails to materialize in the next few months and Ethereum prices remain low.Ethereum Futures Next YearAt a fireside chat during the first day of DC Fintech Week, CFTC Chairman Heath Tarbert...
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Institutional Longs on Bitcoin Price Grow as Bear Momentum Wanes

Despite the harrowing price drop seen in late September, institutions are expecting for the Bitcoin (BTC) price to soon head higher — at least for institutions involved in the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) futures market.Industry analytics provider Skew recently observed that long positions held by institutional accounts — pension funds, endowments, insurance companies, mutual funds...
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CME Group Says Institutional Players Have Increased Appetite for Bitcoin Futures Contracts

According to the CME Group, big institutional investors have increased their need for futures and options offerings by more than half. The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) Group, a global derivatives marketplace with a wide range of futures and options products, has said that in the last quarter, its Bitcoin futures offering has increased considerably in...
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Bakkt Set to Beat CME in Bitcoin Options Race as BTC Futures Volume Explodes 800%

After Bitcoin futures on the ICE Bakkt platform surged by almost 800% in a day, reports emerged that it is seeking to jump ahead of the CME group to release a Bitcoin options contract. The Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) in conjunction with their Bitcoin futures platform Bakkt is reportedly seeking to jump ahead of the CME...
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Bakkt Bitcoin Futures Volume Soars Almost 800% in One Day

In an incredible and slightly confounding turn of events, Bakkt’s bitcoin Futures volume has soared as much as 796% to a new all-time high (ATH). This is a far cry from previous volumes and a bullish sign of revival for Bakkt following its lackluster beginnings. Launching some two weeks ago, Bakkt day one performance showcased...
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Institutions Long on Bitcoin as Analysts Expect Upward Price Breakout

Despite the harrowing price drop seen in late September, institutions are expecting for the Bitcoin (BTC) price to soon head higher — at least for institutions involved in the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) futures market.According to a recent Commitments of Traders report shared by Romano, traders that identify as either “asset managers” or “institutions” are...
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