CME’s Bitcoin futures facilitated over 11 million BTC in volume last year

The Chicago Mercantile Exchange, or CME, recorded significant volume for its Bitcoin (BTC) futures trading product over the course of last 12 months. “More than 2.2+ million contracts were traded in 2020,” a CME representative told Cointelegraph. Each cash-settled Bitcoin futures contract at the CME is worth the dollar value of five Bitcoin. The trading hub […]

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Announcing our first Bitcoin Core developer grants

By Nemil Dalal, Group Product Manager In October, we announced the launch of the Crypto Community Fund, with an initial focus in Bitcoin Core development. Today we’re excited to announce the Fund’s first Bitcoin developer grants for 0xB10C (@0xB10C) and João Barbosa (@promag). Both candidates demonstrated a consistent history of contributing to Bitcoin Core, and provided […]

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