Category: FTX

Crypto exchange FTX to offer 24/7 tokenized stock trading

Crypto exchange FTX to offer 24/7 tokenized stock trading

Cryptocurrency exchange FTX has ventured into the space of tokenized equity trading. The exchange will now let users buy fractions of shares such as Tesla, Amazon, and Apple. Fractional stock trading allows buying less than one share, and it is particularly useful for high-cost stocks. FTX has partnered with German financial services firm CM-Equity, and […]

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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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Three big questions now that the U.S. government is cracking down on BitMEX

Three big questions now that the U.S. government is cracking down on BitMEX

Quick Take Now that the U.S. government has come down on BitMEX and its former executives, three big questions linger about what might happen next. The Block interviewed legal experts to get answers. This feature story is available to subscribers of The Block Daily. You can continue reading this Daily feature on The Block.

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