The CME Group is launching two previously announced bitcoin price indexes next month.
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Also participating in the round is Playfair Capital, String Ventures, hedge fund veteran Lee Robinson and Digital Currency Group, the parent company of CoinDesk.
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In February 2015, Schlaefer – a former Goldman Sachs trader – launched his own bitcoin derivatives market, Crypto Facilities, authorized and regulated by UK regulatory body, the Financial Conduct Auth... Read More
Two London-based bitcoin startups have unveiled a new system that "ring-fences" customer funds from other operations.
As part of the set up, derivatives trading platform Crypto Facilities will cont... Read More
A new bitcoin derivatives trading platform called Crypto Facilities has launched in London, backed by a pair of co-founders with longtime experience in the City's traditional financial markets.
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Billionaire Marc Lasry Sees Bitcoin's Price Reaching $40,000
Another billionaire investor has made bullish comments on bitcoin.
Marc Lasry, the co-founder, chairman and CEO of Avenue Capital Group, an investment firm with $9.6 billion in assets under managem
Pop Icon Peter Gabriel Has Invested in a Blockchain Startup
Legendary musician Peter Gabriel is backing UK-based blockchain startup Provenance, though the full amount of Gabriel's investment has yet to be disclosed.
Gabriel, formerly the lead singer of rock
US Government Backs Decentralized Energy Grid With $1 Million Grant
The U.S. Department of Energy (DoE) has announced it will award a grant of nearly $1 million to a blockchain startup in a move aimed to advance the development of a decentralized energy grid.
World's First Bank-Backed Crypto Exchange Finally Opens to the Public
The world's first bank-backed cryptocurrency exchange is now open to the public after months of delays.
Japanese financial giant SBI Holdings formally launched its in-house crypto trading platform,