Category: Bitcoin Futures

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

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 […]

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CME’s Bitcoin Futures Rise Suggests Institutional Investors Are Starting to Swarm Toward Crypto

CME’s Bitcoin Futures Rise Suggests Institutional Investors Are Starting to Swarm Toward Crypto

The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) has become the second-largest derivatives market for bitcoin futures in terms of open interest. The popular exchange has seen an influx of demand since the recent Paypal announcement and the Bitmex debacle as well. Data shows that the Bitcoin Mercantile Exchange (Bitmex) open interest for bitcoin futures has taken a […]

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CME quietly surpasses BitMEX to become second-largest bitcoin futures exchange

CME quietly surpasses BitMEX to become second-largest bitcoin futures exchange

CME Group, a regulated bitcoin futures trading platform, has quietly become the second-largest player, surpassing Binance and BitMEX. Yesterday, CME recorded an open interest of $790 million as compared to $718 million by Binance and $601 million by BitMEX, according to The Block Research. Open interest in the value of outstanding derivative contracts that are […]

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Bitcoin Futures Open Interest at 1-Month High

Bitcoin Futures Open Interest at 1-Month High

In a suddenly galvanizing rally, Bitcoin’s price shot to the $11,700 mark last night.  Open interest has soared and is now at a 1-month high. Bitcoin traders are opening long positions and this trend was pointed by Willy Woo as well. At $4.3 Billion, Bitcoin Futures Open Interest Tops 1 Month High Also, a noticeable […]

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

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 Trading The data […]

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BTC Above $11,000, On-chain Indicators Suggest Positive Trend in Mid-Term

Bitcoin (BTC) price is 4% up today crossing $11,000 in a market-wide recovery of the crypto market. At press time, Bitcoin is trading at $11,017 with a market cap of $204 billion. The BTC price gains are in line with the overall cryptocurrency market which is up 3.28%. The Bitcoin price surge comes just a […]

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UK Bans Sale of Crypto Derivatives to Retail Investors, Says Move to Save $69 Million in Losses

UK Bans Sale of Crypto Derivatives to Retail Investors, Says Move to Save $69 Million in Losses

The U.K.’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has banned the sale of cryptocurrency derivatives products to retail investors in a move that it says will save the targeted customers £53 million ($68.9 million) in losses each year. The ban comes into effect on January 6, 2021.In a statement on October 6, the regulator declared that the […]

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Bullish For Bitcoin Price? Indicators on BTC Futures and Options Turned Green

Bullish For Bitcoin Price? Indicators on BTC Futures and Options Turned Green

Bitcoin buy liquidations on BitMEX surpassed twice the volume of sell liquidations. And with aggregated open interest and daily volumes ticking higher, Bitcoin futures markets are looking bullish. Options markets have not stayed back either on the ‘being bullish’ front.’ Could this mean that traders are going long on BTC? Will the top cryptocurrency make […]

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