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Binance Futures surpasses BitMEX, becomes most liquid Bitcoin perpetual swap
According to the data from Skew, Binance Futures now has the most liquid Bitcoin perpetual swap contract.
Bitcoin derivatives data shows the institutional “herd” is finally here: fund manager
In 2017 and 2018, Bitcoin proponents coined the term “the institutional herd” to describe the flood of Wall Street investors and companies that were then expected to grace the cryptocurrency market.
This DeFi token by FTX went up 1000% right after launching
SRM, the native token of the decentralized derivatives exchange Serum, saw its price increase by over 10 times right after launching.
Bitcoin derivatives data suggests Bitcoin has room to rally after hitting $11.5k
It’s been an explosive past few days for the Bitcoin market.
Binance, Bitfinex, OKEx list DOGE derivatives after meme-coin volume jumps 683%
Three of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges listed Dogecoin earlier today after the meme-currency jumped 50 percent in two days.
This Swiss bank is now paying out Bitcoin yield to account holders, but there’s a catch
Innovative Bitcoin products are not falling short of delivering this year, with institutional firms notching up one crypto product or other.
Traders on the biggest Bitcoin options exchange are pricing in a 7% chance for BTC to hit ATHs before 2021
Bitcoin options have turned out an unlikely choice of trading instrument in 2019-20.
Bitcoin futures premium spikes as traders flip long; factors to consider
Bitcoin futures have seen rising premiums throughout the past week, pointing to a large spike in demand for long-favoring positions amongst traders.
Bitcoin options on the CME are seeing surging popularity; here’s what this could mean
After first launching Bitcoin futures products in late-2017, the CME has been garnering massive adoption amongst BTC traders and investors in recent times.
The CME is capturing a major share of the crypto market as institutional presence grows
The introduction of Bitcoin futures to the CME has given professional traders, leveraged funds, and institutional investors a great gateway to gain exposure to the benchmark crypto.
PrimeXBT: Why Bitcoin traders switch to other markets
The growth of the Bitcoin market has brought forth a new type of trader — the Bitcoin, or cryptocurrency, trader.
Popular crypto derivatives exchange FTX launches oil futures—here’s what this means for crypto
FTX, one of the fastest-growing crypto derivatives exchanges in the world, has announced the launch of crude oil futures that expire to the spot price of WTI crude oil plus $100 dollars.
Volatility strikes back, but on-chain metrics reveal strong resistance ahead of Ethereum
The cryptocurrency market has gone through a bullish impulse that saw many cryptos rise substantially, including Ethereum.
Bitcoin was one of the worst performers in Q1, but these altcoins astonished
Despite the state of commotion in the global financial markets, several altcoins were able to provide significant gains during the first quarter of the year.
Here’s the key reason the amount of Bitcoin held by BitMEX dropped 22% in two weeks
The amount of Bitcoin held by crypto exchange BitMEX has drastically dropped in the past two weeks after the exchange experienced a massive liquidation spiral on March 13.
With strain on the physical gold market, is Bitcoin the next best bet?
In times of economic crisis, gold has been the tried-and-true solution for those looking to protect their wealth for decades, even centuries; indeed, the metal has held its value for millennia, is universally loved, and is scarce.
Plunging oil price presents an unexpected risk to the crypto market in April
The oil price is plummeting rapidly, dropping to as low as $5 in Canada.
Binance and others overtake BitMEX as most-used Bitcoin derivatives platform
As CryptoSlate has detailed extensively over the past few weeks, the dynamic of the crypto market has dramatically changed ever since March 12’s Bitcoin flash crash, during which the market capitalization of the space lost almost 50 percent within a 24-hour time span.