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Binance turmoil leads to record futures activity – analyzing the impact Binance turmoil leads to record futures activity – analyzing the impact

Binance turmoil leads to record futures activity – analyzing the impact

with insights from Glassnode

Trading volumes in Bitcoin futures and perpetual contracts surge in wake of Binance's $4 billion SEC fine.

Binance turmoil leads to record futures activity – analyzing the impact

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In the wake of the SEC’s staggering $4 billion fine on Binance, the crypto market pulsated with unprecedented activity. Bitcoin took a sudden nosedive reaching levels that rattled investors. But what’s truly surprising is the explosive response from the futures market, with trading volumes more than quadrupling overnight. As Binance’s own numbers tell a tale of frantic trades, what does this mean for the stability of crypto markets? Discover how traders navigated this storm of uncertainty, and what preceded a brief but significant fall below Bitcoin’s critical support level. Access the full breakdown and expert analysis with CryptoSlate Alpha.