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Crypto 17/10/20 23:18 by Nick Chong
OKEx’s OKB Crypto Slides Another 20% as Fears Around Exchange Fester
Earlier this week, it was revealed that OKEx had frozen all crypto withdrawals from its platform over concerns about a private key holder. OKEx is a leading crypto-asset exchange that processes a mate...
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Crypto 13/10/20 15:28 by Guest Author
Top 5 Crypto Derivatives Exchange in 2020
Crypto derivatives are now among the most common financial products on any cryptocurrency exchange or trading platform, thanks to increased interest among the trading community. Trading crypto derivat...
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Bitcoin 13/10/20 05:00 by Nick Chong
Bank of England Governor Still Isn’t a Fan of Bitcoin
While central banks are embracing digital currencies, they still aren’t a fan of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. The Bank of England’s recently-instated governor made that view clear j...
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Altcoins 12/10/20 15:12 by Guest Author
OKEx Adds ETH Dashboard on skewAnalytics
OKEx, the popular crypto spot and derivatives exchange has taken another step towards further enhancing the platform’s transparency by making Ether trading data available on skew. Having partner...
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Crypto 06/10/20 19:20 by Olivia Brooke
U.K.’s Financial Conduct Authority Strikes Ban On The Sale Of Crypto Derivatives
The cryptocurrency communities in several countries might be excited to adhere to new policies that are preceding numerous bans that have recently been overruled, but the U.K.’s cryptocurrency comm...
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Bitcoin 04/10/20 22:12 by Nick Chong
Bitcoin Pushes $10,700 as Market Shakes Off BitMEX, President Trump News
The Bitcoin market is shaking off the strong correction to $10,400 last week. The leading cryptocurrency currently trades for $10,700, a few percent above those lows as buyers come in ahead of the leg...
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Bitcoin 01/10/20 21:36 by Brenda Ngari
Bitcoin Price Drops As US Prosecutors File Charges Against BitMEX For Money Laundering And Facilitating Illicit Trading
BitMEX, the most widely utilized bitcoin margin trading platform, failed to enact proper compliance procedures and allowed unregistered trading, among other violations, according to US regulators. ...
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Bitcoin 01/10/20 18:18 by Nick Chong
Bitcoin Slips $400 as CFTC Charges BitMEX Over Derivatives Violations
Bitcoin is tumbling lower after it was revealed that the U.S. Commodities and Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is charging BitMEX. BitMEX is a leading crypto derivatives platform based in the Seychel...
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Bitcoin 14/09/20 00:05 by Nick Chong
Here’s Why Bitcoin Is Poised to Bounce After Plunging $300
After Bitcoin peaked at $10,600 late on Saturday evening, bears reasserted control over the cryptocurrency. Now, BTC trades for $10,300, having dropped as low as the low-$10,200s as sellers suddenly e...
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Other 13/09/20 13:45 by Livine Sanchez
A Powerful Pairing: Upbots and FTX to Disrupt the Space
The cryptocurrency derivatives trading platform FTX has made a lasting imprint on the cryptocurrency trading space since its launch in May 2019. It is one of the biggest crypto derivatives exchanges,...
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Crypto 08/09/20 11:38 by Bernice Nyambura
Crypto Exchanges Recorded High Performance In Spot And Derivatives Volumes In August: Report
Binance recorded the highest gains in spot trading volume while Huobi Global topped the derivative crypto markets in August, with high gains recorded across all major exchanges. Data compiled by B...
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Crypto 07/09/20 10:57 by Guest Author
OKEx Officially Ranked the World’s Largest Crypto Derivatives Exchange
The global crypto spot and derivatives exchange platform OKEx has a reason to rejoice as it is officially declared the world’s largest crypto derivatives exchange. The new milestone is an outcome of...
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Bitcoin 23/08/20 10:23 by Guest Author
More Traders Flock To BTC Futures As Bitcoin Turns Bullish
Bitcoin surged to as high as $12,485 on Monday, breaking the crucial resistance within minutes. Although it dropped to $11,800 later, the $11,500 level is well-protected. Bitcoin’s gain in the ...
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Other 11/08/20 17:50 by Thomas Delahunty
Derivatives Market Propels Exchanges to $2T Trade Volume in Q2
Cryptocurrency derivatives trading exceeded $2 trillion in Q2 of 2020 alone – a 2.6% increase from the previous quarter, and a 165% increase from the previous year. According to the latest data from...
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Bitcoin 09/08/20 00:00 by Nick Chong
Bitcoin Derivatives Data: the Rally to $11,500 Likely the Start of a Greater Move
Bitcoin has stalled in the high-$11,000s over the past few days after the cryptocurrency faced its second rejection at $12,000. As of the time of this article’s writing, the cryptocurrency trade...
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Crypto 05/08/20 20:42 by Livine Sanchez
Experience Simplicity Of Derivatives Trading With Bityard
Derivatives trading is becoming more popular in the crypto space. While there are many exchanges that offer derivatives trading, only a few have offered such services with the simplicity that Bityard...
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Bitcoin 30/07/20 15:00 by Guest Author
Bybit Will Donate 5% of Its 200 BTC Trading Event Prize to Charity
Bybit has made a generous gesture ahead of its August trading event, World Series of Trading. The derivatives exchange has promised to donate 5% of the prize pool to UNICEF to help combat the effects ...
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Bitcoin 30/07/20 12:00 by Guest Author
World Series of Trading (WSOT) – Monstrous 200 BTC Prize Pool up for Grabs
While movie theaters may be unusually empty this time of the year, a different kind of summer blockbuster is coming soon, one that promises to bring back the exhilaration of competitive crypto trading...
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Crypto 17/07/20 11:06 by Guest Author
How to Avoid Anything but Real Crypto and Why It Matters
Cryptocurrency: An Exciting Asset Class The dawn of the cryptocurrency revolution has sparked tremendous excitement from a wide spectrum of individuals; from technology enthusiasts to retail investors...
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Bitcoin 08/07/20 18:19 by Thomas Delahunty
Bybit Launches Global Trading Contest with 200 BTC Prize Pool
Singaporean crypto derivatives exchange Bybit has announced that it will soon launch a bi-annual trading competition with a 200 BTC ($1.8 million) prize pool. Dubbed the “World Series of Trading” ...
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Bitcoin 07/07/20 10:39 by Vincent Mislos
Crypto Volumes Plummeted In June, But CME Data Shows Institutional Bitcoin Players Still Undeterred
According to a new report from CryptoCompare, while Institutional options volume remained high, the volume on top-tier and low-tier cryptocurrency exchanges has decreased dramatically in June 2020, a...
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Altcoins 30/06/20 13:05 by Yashu Gola
Ethereum Options Market Soaring to Bitcoin’s 2018 Levels Hints at Bull Market
The size of the Ethereum options market on Friday equaled the size of the Bitcoin options market in December 2018, according to data provided by Skew. Ethereum’s growth in the derivatives marke...
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Bitcoin 27/06/20 22:16 by Nick Chong
$20 Million in BitMEX Longs Wiped as Bitcoin Crashes Below $9,000
After weeks of consolidation, Bitcoin decisively broke below $9,000 just minutes ago. The cryptocurrency dipped as low as $8,840 on leading spot exchanges and slightly lower on margin-enabled exchange...
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Bitcoin 25/06/20 13:01 by Yashu Gola
Deribit Has 63% Dominance Over the Bitcoin Options Market
Deribit has emerged as the most dominant Bitcoin derivatives exchange ahead of a massive expiry of options contracts on Friday. The Panama-based firm now covers nearly 63 percent of the total open in...
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Crypto 18/06/20 14:44 by Ponvang Bulus
Hong Kong-Based Crypto.com Exchange Set to Launch Margin and Derivatives Trading
In its most recent announcement today, Hong Kong-registered crypto exchange Crypto.com has revealed it will be launching derivatives trading later in the year. This will place it in competition with ...
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Bitcoin 10/06/20 22:27 by John Kiguru
Big Move On The Horizon For Bitcoin As Ranges Tighten, But Where’s Price Headed?
Bitcoin has been suffering from a low volume for the last few days. This has been an indication of receding interest from retail investors. With volatility gone, speculators exit the market leading t...
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Other 10/06/20 08:11 by Guest Author
Trade Volumes on OKEx Grows Over 25% in May 2020
OKEx, the global cryptocurrency derivatives, and spot trading platform is inches away from occupying a top spot in the crypto industry. It has been maintaining a close second position in terms of trad...
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Altcoins 03/06/20 11:00 by Guest Author
KuMEX Becomes KuCoin Futures, ETH Contracts and More Features to Follow
Starting June 3, 2020, the KuMEX crypto futures trading platform will be rebranded as KuCoin Futures, announced the IDG-backed cryptocurrency exchange giant. In addition to the rebranding exercise, th...
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Altcoins 27/05/20 19:19 by Guest Author
Currency.com vs BitMEX – Can Regulated Tokenized Securities Compete with the King of Crypto Derivatives?
Having launched in 2014, BitMEX enjoyed many years as the only fish swimming in the cryptocurrency derivatives pond. However, in recent times, it has found itself surrounded by an increasing number of...
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Bitcoin 21/05/20 22:00 by Tony Spilotro
Bitcoin Rally Driven By Eager Chinese Buyers, Key Data Shows
New data based on the delta between Chinese buyers and derivatives markets in Bitcoin markets suggests that much of the recent rally has been driven by crypto investors in China. But why are Chinese b...
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