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‘Looks Bad’ — Bitcoin Futures Echo Days Before March Crash, Says Trader

Bitcoin (BTC) futures were worrying analysts on July 10 as volume data suggested serious weakness and the potential for a major pullback.Uploading a weekly chart of CME Group’s Bitcoin futures to Twitter, Cryptox Markets analyst filbfilb did not mince his words describing the current climate.Filbfilb: BTC futures “almost identical” to

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CFTC Is Waiting on SEC to Allow Futures Trading of More Digital Assets, Says CFTC Chairman

In a July 7 interview with predecessor Jim Newsome, current Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Heath Tarbert ran down a list of pending concerns standing between cryptocurrencies and the long-awaited promised land of regulatory clarity.Securities regulation and the CFTC’s purviewTarbert was careful to outline the distinction between

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Bitcoin Futures Premium Shows That Institutions are Bullish on BTC

Bitcoin futures have seen a rising premium over spot BTC in recent months, which seems to indicate that traders are bullish on the benchmark cryptocurrency.This premium is particularly clear while looking towards the CME – which seems to indicate that professional traders and institutions are particularly bullish on BTC at

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Mutual Insurance Takes off As Bitcoin Futures Market Matures

The crypto futures market is heating up. On June 30, Binance launched Compound perpetual contracts at 50x leverage, around the same time Beijing-based MCDEX debuted a novel decentralized ETH perpetual contract that has no expiry date. CoinFLEX, meanwhile, has unveiled a centrally traded repo market powered by deliverable perpetual futures and Bybit

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Digitex Futures’ DGTX to Start Trading on KuCoin, Expansion Plan Revealed

Digitex Futures, the commission-free bitcoin futures exchange platform by Digitex Ltd is on its way to achieving a significant milestone by listing its native DGTX exchange token on KuCoin. According to the recent announcement, DGTX/BTC and DGTX/ETC trading pairs will be available on IDG Ventures backed KuCoin global exchange from

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3 Things to Know About BTC Futures and Crypto Exchange Liquidation Engines

Most traders fail to understand how Bitcoin (BTC) derivatives exchanges handle their risk. There is a consensus that the winners get paid by the losing parties, but it is not as simple as it seems.Insurance funds were initially designed to protect clients positions during excessive volatile periods. Nonetheless, some exchanges

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Bitcoin Price Dips Below $9K Amid Heavy Stock Market Futures Losses

Bitcoin (BTC) dropped below $9,000 on June 15 as a new week produced fresh selling pressure across macro assets.Cryptocurrency market daily overview. Source: Coin360Bitcoin price tests $9,000 resilienceData from Cryptox Markets and CoinMarketCap showed BTC/USD entering the $8,000 range in Monday trading — for the first time since May 28.The

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