ICE’s Crypto Trading Platform Bakkt To Begin Bitcoin Futures Testing In July

Announcements, News | May 15, 2019 By:

Bakkt, a digital assets platform developed by the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), is planning to roll out testing for its physically-settled bitcoin futures products in early July.

Bakkt, first announced in August 2018, is a cryptocurrency platform that aims to bring digital assets to the mainstream and help unlock the potential of the technology.


Bitcoin Futures Contracts Risky, Says Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission

Announcements, News, Regulation | December 12, 2017 By:

The Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has warned investors of the risks associated with bitcoin futures contracts and other cryptocurrency-related investment products.

The SFC noted that futures and commodities exchanges in the US have launched or will soon launch bitcoin futures contracts which Hong Kong investors may be able to trade through an intermediary.