Tag: futures

Bitcoin hits another record high in march towards $20,000

(Source: sg.finance.yahoo.com) A collection of Bitcoin (virtual currency) tokens are displayed in this picture illustration taken December 8, 2017. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier/Illustration By Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss NEW YORK (Reuters) – Virtual currency bitcoin hit another all-time peak on Tuesday, two days after the launch of the first ever bitcoin futures […]

Bitcoin heads to Wall Street as CBOE launches futures

(Source: thenextweb.com) Bitcoin finally arrived on Wall Street with the launch of the Chicago Board Options Exchange’s (CBOE) futures for the cryptocurrency on Sunday. Within hours of the exchange kicking off trading for Bitcoin futures at 6PM ET, they soared by 25 percent – triggering a five-minute trading […]

Bitcoin makes muted stock exchange debut at $15,000

(Source: sg.news.yahoo.com) Many are wary of embracing bitcoin because it has no central bank backing it and no legal exchange rate Cryptocurrency Bitcoin made its debut on a major bourse Sunday, opening at $15,000 per unit at the Chicago board options exchange. Around 23:20 GMT, the price of […]