Bitcoin Futures Market Analysis & FAQ

Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies have taken the trading world by storm, stealing headlines, continuing to push higher highs and gaining the attention of investors worldwide.

On December 17th, 2017 the Chicago Mercantile Exchange launched Bitcoin Futures on the CME Globex. Since its inception, CME Bitcoin Futures (BTC) have been a volatile market closely resembling its underlying product, Bitcoin.

With over a month of trading data available since its introduction, here are a few key takeaways:Read More

Managing Multiple Currency Balances in Your Trading Account

As electronic trading continues to grow in popularity, so does access to trade international futures products. U.S. based futures traders are likely familiar with the CME Group, Chicago Board Options Exchange and Interconnectional Exchange who manage a number of U.S exchanges. Granted U.S. based exchanges settle the day’s trades in the U.S. dollars. However, with futures exchanges spanning the entire globe, how does trading products that settle in foreign currencies impact a U.S. based futures trading account?Read More