Recap | Bakkt granted approval from CFTC, Bitcoin futures launching September
BTC 📈 $10,375 (+0.07%) / ETH 📉 $186 (-0.98%) / XRP 📉 $0.26 (-1.25%)
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Bakkt was granted the first approval from the CFTC for physically-settled Bitcoin futures. Contracts will begin trading next month.
According to Brian Armstrong, the CEO of Coinbase, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the global market valued at $8 billion, institutional customers have been depositing $200 million to $400 million per week into the crypto market.
Coinbase Custody acquires institutional clients of Xapo, becomes world’s largest crypto custody provider
Coinbase Custody, the custody arm of iconic crypto exchange Coinbase, has officially acquired the institutional business of custody provider Xapo, and with $7 billion under custody, the firm says it has become the largest crypto custodian in the world, according to a press release.
Litecoin users on Binance fell victim to a dusting attack—here’s how to prevent it from happening to you
Litecoin users on Binance fell victim to a large scale dust attack earlier this week, alarming the crypto community about this new type of malicious attack.
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