Last December’s introduction of Bitcoin futures, which gave investors an opportunity to bet against the value of the coin, played a large role in the late-2017 and early-2018 price decline,…

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Hong Kong-based crypto exchange OKEx is saying it had no role in its exchange’s irregularity from last week. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/crypto-exchange-okex-denies-manipulation-claims-futures-rollback/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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Riot Blockchain announced it would “investigate” creating a crypto exchange and futures product after acquiring a registered brokerage. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/riot-blockchain-acquires-futures-brokerage-after-crypto-pivot/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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OKEx has halted token withdrawal and futures trading amid irregular activities that pulled down bitcoin futures price significantly. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/crypto-exchange-okex-to-roll-back-trades-after-irregular-futures-plunge/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for…

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The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is developing a “heightened review process” for cryptocurrency futures though it will continue to allow exchanges to self-certify products, Chairman J. Christopher Giancarlo announced…

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