On January 21, the derivatives exchange by Matrixport, Bit.com, announced the launch of the first bitcoin cash perpetual swaps and options. The exchange says before the product launch there was no options market for bitcoin cash and the firm believes there’s room for improvement in this arena of crypto derivatives. Bit.com to Launch Crypto Economy’s […]
Options traders look to be preparing for further falls in bitcoin’s price in the short-term, according to put-call skew data.
Bitcoin options open interest has reached $9.6 billion according to derivatives market data as the metric is nearing the high captured on January 7, 2021. Moreover, the aggregate open interest in bitcoin futures is steadily nearing all-time highs. While cryptocurrency spot markets have consolidated, bitcoin-based derivatives markets have seen continuous action. At the time of […]
While a 31% rally to $50,000 in two weeks may be challenging to envision, it is far from impossible, given bitcoin’s prior rallies.
The eye-watering strike option supplants the company’s previous $300,000 maximum offering listed on Jan. 9.
Back in October, one trader made a long-shot bet that bitcoin would hit $36,000 by January. It paid off in a spectacular way.
Some bitcoin traders are buying bullish call options at $52,000 and higher strike prices.
Traders in Europe are threatening legal action against eToro for allegedly closing their leveraged crypto positions without enough notice.
It supersedes the $200,000 option on Deribit as the maximum one can wager.
The folks over at Deribit apparently think the recent explosion in the price of bitcoin (BTC) from $20,000 to around $32,000 in just over a month, including a 10% rise in the last 24 hours, merits offering traders the ability to bet on a rally to $200,…