Luxor and Bitnomial Launch First Ever Bitcoin Hashrate Futures

Luxor Technology Corporation (Luxor) and Bitnomial, Inc. have announced the launch of the first US exchange-traded Hashrate Futures, according to a press release sent to Bitcoin Magazine. Set to debut on Bitnomial’s derivatives exchange by the end of this month, these futures contracts are specifically tailored to cater to Bitcoin miners and institutional investors alike….

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CTA: Differentiated Managed Futures ETF (NYSEARCA:CTA)

Yuichiro Chino/Moment via Getty Images In my most recent article on managed futures (“MF”) funds, I compared the KFA Mount Lucas Index Strategy ETF (KMLM) with the iMGP DBi Managed Futures Strategy ETF (DBMF), and the WisdomTree Managed Futures Strategy Fund ETF (WTMF) and suggested KMLM was my favorite of the three. However, users highlighted…

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Futures Markets’ Golden Moment. LIBOR’s Demise And Electronic Trading Change The Game

Sean Anthony Eddy Introduction Two events have reshaped the economics of financial exchange management. First, the death of LIBOR revealed the exposure of futures exchange major markets to sudden death due to futures exchanges’ lackadaisical attitude resulting in their failure to protect the viability of the spot markets used to settle their important futures contracts….

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FMX Futures Vs. CME Group – Why Copycats Fail

ipopba Introduction In two earlier posts, here and here, I argue that the road to success in inter-stock-exchange competition is through new listings, not copycats. Here I move from stock exchanges to futures exchanges. I introduce a hypothetical mate for the securities exchange, ENEX, a prototype of the qualities that will successfully compete with the…

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Gold Futures Weekly Trend Update: What You Need To Know!

Kira88/iStock via Getty Images Fundamentals: Gold Price Consolidation and Outlook: Gold prices closed the week with a strong consolidation above the $2025 per ounce mark, setting a positive tone for the beginning of 2024. This stability suggests that gold may be well-positioned for potential gains in the coming weeks. Week of Surprises: The past week…

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KMLM: December Futures Rolled Out, Analyzing The Changes (NYSEARCA:KMLM)

chachamal Introduction For the uninitiated, the KFA Mount Lucas Index Strategy ETF (NYSEARCA:KMLM) employs a trend-following, volatility-weighted futures strategy to follow commodities, currencies, and fixed income. From KFA’s website: KMLM is benchmarked to the KFA MLM Index, which consists of a portfolio of twenty-two liquid futures contracts traded on U.S. and foreign exchanges. The Index…

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Binance Futures Unveils Its Grand Trading Tournament with $2 Million USDT in Prize

Alongside the traditional trading competition, Binance futures participants can engage in a Copy Trading Competition and a Trading Bots Competition. On Monday, September 27, Binance Futures, the leading crypto derivatives exchange globally, has unveiled the highly anticipated Binance Futures Grand Trading Tournament. Boasting the largest prize pool in the tournament’s history, participants have the chance…

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CBOE to Launch Margined Bitcoin Futures Trading in 2024

The below is an excerpt from a recent edition of Bitcoin Magazine Pro, Bitcoin Magazine’s premium markets newsletter. To be among the first to receive these insights and other on-chain bitcoin market analysis straight to your inbox, subscribe now. The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), the largest US options exchange, has announced a move to…

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Nexo Launches Simplified Futures Trading with 50x Leverage

Nexo’s futures markets aren’t targeted at high-leverage traders of existing perps exchanges. Rather, they’re designed for Nexo’s existing customer base, as well as users of other exchanges who’ve yet to experiment with leveraged products. Crypto exchange Nexo has expanded its core products with the introduction of futures trading. The exchange now allows its users to…

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CBOE to Launch Leveraged Bitcoin Futures Trading in January

Chicago Board Options Exchange (Cboe) Digital announced today its plans to introduce trading and clearing in margin futures on Bitcoin, commencing January 11, 2024. This move positions Cboe Digital as the first U.S. regulated cryptocurrency native exchange and clearinghouse to facilitate both spot and leveraged derivatives trading on a unified platform, according to the announcement….

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Coinbase to Start Offering Solana and Avalanche Futures Contracts from November 14

SOL-PERP and AVAX-PERP markets will be launched on Coinbase International Exchange and Coinbase Advanced starting November 14. Coinbase, a leading cryptocurrency exchange, revealed its plan to introduce perpetual futures contracts for two major altcoins, Solana (SOL) and Avalanche (AVAX). The exchange will feature SOL-PERP and AVAX-PERP markets on Coinbase International Exchange and Coinbase Advanced starting…

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Stock Futures Go Lower as Q3 Earnings Season Gains Steam

The US stock futures were slightly down early this morning as the third-quarter earnings season gained momentum. According to reports, futures tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average (INDEXDJX: .DJI) lost 46 points, or 0.13%, S&P 500 Index (INDEXSP: .INX) fell 0.13%, and Nasdaq 100 futures were also down 0.12%. US Stock Futures: Monday’s Optimistic…

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Binance Launches Copy Trading for Futures Contracts

For those looking to follow and replicate the trading portfolios and strategies of lead traders, Binance’s copy trading can prove to be a game-changer. In a groundbreaking move, Binance, the world’s largest crypto exchange, is set to transform the crypto trading landscape with the introduction of copy trading for its highly liquid futures products in…

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VanEck Rolls Out First Ethereum Futures ETF Structured as C-Corp

The launch of EFUT marks the company’s second foray into the futures ETF market. US-based investment manager VanEck has officially announced the launch of the long-awaited Ethereum (Ether) futures exchange-traded fund (ETF), exposing traditional investors to the world of cryptocurrencies. According to a press release on Monday, the fund named VanEck Ethereum Strategy ETF (CBOE:…

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Coinbase Secures License to List Crypto Perpetual Futures for Retail Users

By securing the latest regulatory approval, Coinbase would be able to offer its eligible customers access to regulated perpetual futures contracts on the Coinbase Advanced platform. Coinbase International Exchange, holding a class F license granted by the Bermuda Monetary Authority (BMA), has disclosed that it has secured further regulatory clearance. This authorization now permits Coinbase…

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Trading of Ethereum Futures ETFs May Start Next Week

According to analysts, there are 15 Ether futures ETFs awaiting approval. The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has postponed its decision on spot Ether exchange-traded fund (ETF) applications from ARK 21Shares and VanEck. This comes after a September 26 announcement from the regulator saying it had extended the period for deciding on spot…

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SEC to Approve Ether Futures ETF in US

The Ether futures ETF tracks the futures contract of Ethereum. The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is reportedly ready to approve Ether futures exchange-traded funds (ETFs), according to Bloomberg. Thus, its approval would mark a significant milestone for investors looking to gain exposure to the second-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization. So far, there have…

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