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CME plans to develop a new system to change the blockchain protocols

CME plans to develop a new system to change the blockchain protocols

A patent for a system that would allow to modify the blockchain Protocol without the consensus of all members of the network, was filed by CME Group in December 2017, and last Thursday the Office for patents and trademarks USA (USPTO) published it. In most networks based on the blockchain such as Bitcoin to change… More

Why bitcoin futures are traded at higher prices than Bitcoin?

Why bitcoin futures are traded at higher prices than Bitcoin?

In an efficient market prices in the futures and spot markets tend to converge. Futures Bitcoin, however, traded at a 10% premium compared to prices on the spot market. Arbitrage on the difference in price and cross-trades in both markets allow you to profit without any risk. In this case, the arbitrage traders can sell… More

CME will start trading bitcoin futures 18 Dec

CME will start trading bitcoin futures 18 Dec

The operator of derivatives CME Group announced the launch of bitcoin futures on December 18, thus put an end to the many rumors and assumptions about when it will happen. In a press announcement today, the CME stated that she has certified the product and that it has received approval from the Commission on trade… More