December 17, 2017|News

Bitcoin futures: CME Group begins trading contracts, 1 week after rival Cboe

Chicago-based CME Group (CME), launched bitcoin futures trading on Sunday, one week after its smaller crosstown rival Cboe.

Trading under the ticker “BTC,” the contract that expires in January opened at $20,650, rising to $19,620—up $120 at 7 p.m. ET.

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