More Than 100,000 CME Micro Bitcoin Futures Trade In First Week

More Than 100,000 CME Micro Bitcoin Futures Trade In First Week

CME Group saw more than 100,000 micro bitcoin futures traded in the first week of its offering, demonstrating appetite for bitcoin products.Major derivatives marketplace CME Group has seen more than 100,000 micro bitcoin futures traded in the first six days following the contract’s launch, the operator told Reuters.CME introduced the new style of contract in March, which is one-tenth the size of a bitcoin, designed to allow market participants to trade and hedge in smaller denominations than they could with existing bitcoin futures, which traded in denominations of 5 BTC. Open interest and....


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