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CME Group Sees One Million BTC Micro Futures Contracts Traded

The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) has hit a new peak. Just one month after launching its new bitcoin micro futures, the company has seen approximately one million of these contracts traded, suggesting that institutional investing in the bitcoin space has not died down since the currency began experiencing heavy losses from its mid-April high. The CME Has Struck a Top Chord CME put out the following message on Twitter: Today, we announced a new milestone for micro...

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Binance Bitcoin Futures Markets Clock Highest 24h Volumes as Institutions Go Long

With bitcoin’s latest rally beyond the $13,000 mark, it seems like the next bull market is here. It can be seen from BTC markets that have been on fire for the last 7 days, including derivatives. The latest data shows that bitcoin futures markets on Binance have clocked the highest 24h BTC futures volumes amongst all platforms. This comes amid the exchange registering $760 million in open interest. Binance Experiences Explosive Bitcoin Futures Market Action Bitcoin rallied...

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Bitcoin is Overpriced and Trades 13% Above its Intrinsic Value: JP Morgan

Financial strategists at JP Morgan have projected a bleak outlook for bitcoin prices in the short term. According to them, the cryptocurrency has a higher price and is trending at 13 percent over its ‘intrinsic value.’ They based their analysis on ‘positioning indicators’ derived from bets made by traders in the futures markets. But does the argument hold true? The Weather in Bitcoin Land Will Consist Of ‘Modest Headwinds’ According to the latest reports from mainstream media...

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Crypto Derivatives September’s Recap: Binance Futures Leading As BitMEX Down 30%

Although the cryptocurrency spot and derivatives trading volume declined on most platforms in September, Binance has taken the lead as the largest derivatives exchange, a new report revealed.Simultaneously, the regulated Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) saw steady Bitcoin futures performance, while the options trading exploded.Binance Takes The Top Spot For Derivatives TradingThe data analytics company CryptoCompare explores the performance of the most popular digital asset exchanges on a...

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Bitcoin Futures Hit New Highs as BTC Price Taps 11-Month Peak

The Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) backed Bakkt has just reported its largest single-day volumes for physically settled monthly Bitcoin futures contracts. On Monday, the figure hit a new record, trouncing the previous one. “Our Bakkt Bitcoin Futures reached a new record high of 11,509 contracts traded today – an increase of 85% from our last record-setting day,” – Bakkt tweeted. Physically-settled contracts are paid out in BTC as opposed to cash-settled ones that get delivered in USD....

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$1 Billion Bitcoin Options Expire On Friday: Upcoming Showtime For BTC Price?

The notional value of Bitcoin options contracts set to expire tomorrow has reached a new record by exceeding $1 billion. With such a massive amount, the question remains how and if it will impact the price of the primary cryptocurrency.BTC Option Contracts To The MoonAs CryptoPotato reported shortly after the mid-March panic sell-offs, Bitcoin options trading volume was declining, especially on regulated exchanges. However, the tide has turned since then, according to the cryptocurrency...

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Crypto Derivatives Monthly Volume At New All-Time High: Binance Ahead of BitMEX

Cryptocurrency derivatives trading volume reached a new monthly all-time high in May 2020, surpassing the previous record recorded in March, recent research indicates. Volumes on regulated exchanges such as CME soared as well for both futures and options trading. Crypto Derivatives Monthly Volume ATH According to the report by CryptoCompare, the monthly trading volume of cryptocurrency derivatives surged by 30% in May. It hit a fresh all-time high of $602 billion, beating the previous record...

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Bloomberg: Bitcoin Price To Reach $20,000 In 2020 As Cryptocurrency Market Matures

Bitcoin is on course to reach and possibly break its all-time high level of $20,000 by the end of the year, says Bloomberg’s latest report.It adds that BTC has matured as an asset in the past several months, which is supported by the increasing number of similarities with gold and its performance during the price drops prompted by the COVID-19 pandemic.BTC: $20,000 And Beyond This Year?“Something needs to go really wrong for Bitcoin to Not appreciate,” emphatically starts the report.By...

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CME Bitcoin Options Record All-Time High Of Nearly $10 Million Daily Traded Volume

A record-breaking number of 210 Bitcoin options contracts were traded yesterday on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, which set up a new all-time high of nearly $10m. Of the total amount, 202 contracts were May calls (bullish), while 8 were May puts (bearish).CME Bitcoin Options Volume On The RiseCME launched options on Bitcoin in January this year. Despite a promising start with massive volumes, the platform has struggled to maintain consistent numbers of traded contracts.Moreover, following...

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Research: While Bitcoin Price and Volume Fully Recovered, Open Interest Is Still Lower Than March 12 Levels

The latest price developments helped Bitcoin’s price to recover following the massive sell-offs in mid-March. However, while most features of the cryptocurrency market have reclaimed previous positions, a few are still showing weak charts.Bitcoin Price Recovered Since Black ThursdayThe year started quite positively for Bitcoin and the entire cryptocurrency market. Interest, trading volumes, and ultimately prices were soaring.BTC reached its yearly high in February at around $10,500. And when...

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