Newly launched bitcoin futures indicated on Monday that financial markets expect the cryptocurrency to climb further but at a far slower rate than in recent weeks as warnings of a bubble grew. Chicago-based derivatives exchange Cboe Global Markets launched its eagerly anticipated bitcoin futures late on Sunday, marking the first time investors could get exposure to the market via a large mainstream regulated exchange. Bitcoin futures were already offered on some unregulated cryptocurrency exchanges outside the United States, but backers said this U.S. market debut would confer ...
Newly minted bitcoin futures indicate less heady growth to come
Bitcoin futures were already offered on some unregulated cryptocurrency exchanges outside the United States
Reuters Last Updated at December 11, 2017 23:18 IST