Galaxy Digital Launches New Bitcoin

CEO of Galaxy Digital Asset Management Michael Novogratzhas implied that the company plans to launch a new Bitcoin fund. He said that it will take care of pricing and allow people to invest without setting up a Coinbase account. Galaxy is supposed to launch two Bitcoin funds before the end of November. Galaxy Bitcoin Fund…

Bakkt announces first regulated options contract for bitcoin

Bakkt announced on Oct. 24 that it will be launching the first regulated options contract for Bitcoin (BTC) futures on Dec. 9. Bakkt options contract is certified with CFTC According to the Bitcoin futures exchange, the key features of the Bakkt Bitcoin Options contract include capital efficiency, cash or physical settlement, European-style options, low fees,…

Bittrex to Leave Blockchain Island in Malta, Setup Exchange Business Operations to Liechtenstein

European Country Liechtenstein to become the new home of Bittrex cryptocurrency exchange as the trading platform’s main office exits ‘Blockchain Island’ in Malta. Bittrex has declared that it’s shifting their headquarters from Malta to Liechtenstein. The purpose behind the change in location has not yet been uncovered. However, the closing of Bittrex International was announced…

Three Options for Central Banks with Cryptocurrencies

Denis Beau who is the deputy governor of the central bank in France spoke about the focus on cryptocurrencies for central banks. Beau of Banque de France spoke at the Official Monetary and Financial Institutions Forum conference which was held in London in October. His discussion was on the role crypto plays in the financial…