Over $1B in Bitcoin Options Set to Expire Today – Crypto Speculators Expect Massive Shakeup

Over $1B in Bitcoin Options Set to Expire Today - Crypto Speculators Expect Massive ShakeupCryptocurrency markets and bitcoin price stability might be coming to an end soon, as a number of skeptics and speculators expect a big move after today’s options derivatives contracts expire. Bitcoin prices have been less volatile during the last three weeks, but over 114,000 bitcoin options with a notional value over $1 billion set to […]

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Data Shows Bitcoin Options Markets Are Maturing Much Faster Than Futures

Data Shows Bitcoin Options Markets Are Maturing Much Faster Than FuturesData from the crypto analytical firm Skew.com shows that bitcoin options are maturing much faster than the futures markets launched in December 2017. Skew’s data shows that the open interest in bitcoin options has risen significantly in the last few months. Bitcoin options “are starting to play catch up with the more mature futures market,” […]

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Report Shows Crypto Derivatives Volumes Soared 32% to a Record $602 Billion in May

Report Shows Crypto Derivatives Volumes Soared 32% to a Record $602 Billion in MayCryptocurrency derivatives trading volumes climbed 32% in May to a new record high of $602 billion, according to data analytics company Cryptocompare. Total spot volumes grew at a slower pace, rising 5% to $1.27 trillion in May, the London-based firm said in a new report published June 4, 2020. The figures show increasing investor interest […]

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