CME to launch Bitcoin futures on Dec.18 after approval from regulator

posted 9 days ago
CME announced Friday its new bitcoin futures contract will be available for trading on Dec.18.

The CME announcement came as the Commodity Futures Trading Commission said it will allow the world's largest futures exchange and its competitor, the Cboe Futures Exchange, to launch bitcoin contracts. Cantor Exchange also self-certified a new contract for bitcoin binary options, the commission said.
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