29 Nov '17, 4pm

Nasdaq is set to launch bitcoin futures

Nasdaq is set to launch bitcoin futures

Nasdaq CEO Adena Friedman. John Lamparski/Getty Images Nasdaq, the exchange operator based in New York, is preparing to launch bitcoin futures contracts. Bitcoin, the red-hot cryptocurrency, soared to over $11,000 on Wednesday. Bitcoin futures would allow investors to bet on the future price of bitcoin. Nasdaq is hopping on the bitcoin bandwagon. The exchange operator is set to launch a bitcoin futures product next year, a person familiar with the matter told Business Insider. Two Chicago-based exchanges, CME and CBOE, have also announced bitcoin futures products , which would allow investors to bet on the future price of bitcoin. They would also be likely to dampen bitcoin's spine-tingling volatility and help the cryptocurrency push further into the mainstream. A person familiar with the matter said the firm is planning to launch the product in either the second or third ...

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