Bakkt Futures’ Launch in Focus as Bitcoin Hints Price Crash

The bitcoin market is calm even though it awaits the launch of a very bullish product: a set of physically-delivered futures. Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), the world’s second-largest exchange by market cap, is going to offer trading of two Bitcoin Futures Contracts, one daily and other monthly, from September 23. The contracts, backed by Atlanta-based digital […]

Bakkt to Require $3,900 Down Payment on Bitcoin Futures Contracts

Bakkt has revealed the initial margin requirements for its bitcoin futures contracts ahead of a scheduled Sept. 23 launch. Source link

ICE Releases Initial Margin Limits for Bakkt’s Coming Futures Trading

The Intercontinental Exchange has published margin requirements for Bakkt’s Bitcoin futures trading contracts Source link

Will More Bitcoin Futures Be Big For Markets, or Are They Bad News?

Looking back at when derivatives products were launched for other asset classes may offer some insight as to what will happen to Bitcoin markets. Analysts have been doing just that and the results are extremely bullish on paper but there could be some differences with crypto assets. Bitcoin Futures Good or Bad? To draw comparison, […]

Bitcoin Price Unfazed as Bakkt Launches Custodian Solution

The launch of one of the most anticipated bitcoin custodian solutions went unnoticed in the spot market. The bitcoin price on Monday continued to trend inside a negative territory as Bakkt, a digital asset platform backed by Intercontinental Exchange, opened its bank-grade bitcoin storage solution, Bakkt Warehouse. The BTC/USD rate dipped by more than 1.5 […]

Bitcoin Deposited in Bakkt Warehouse Protected by $125M Insurance

Bakkt unveils $125 million insurance policy for warehouse Bitcoin deposits Source link

Bakkt Still on Track for Bitcoin Futures Launch This Month

The much-anticipated, fully-regulated Bitcoin exchange and custody offering from Bakkt looks on track to make good on its previously-announced launch date later this month. The company has just announced that its Warehouse custody solution is now open for customer deposits and withdrawals. The Bakkt platform seeks to make investing in Bitcoin more friendly to institutional […]

Bakkt Warehouse Launches Deposits and Withdrawals as Planned

Bakkt Warehouse, a qualified custodian of crypto trading platform Bakkt, is now accepting customer Bitcoin deposits and withdrawals Source link

Bitcoin Extend Gains as US-China Tariffs Take its Toll

Bitcoin posted modest gains in its September debut as the US introduced additional tariffs of 15 percent on $112 billion of Chinese goods. Bitcoin trending higher gradually | Image Credits: The benchmark cryptocurrency added 0.20 percent to trade at $9,800 in early Monday morning, bringing its local net rebound up by as much as 5.8 […]

Kleiman Files — Craig Wright Controversy Gets Complicated

U.S. Judge Bruce Reinhat has directed Craig Wright to pay his former associate’s kin a little over 500K BTC. Will Wright transfer the crypto? Source link