Nasdaq Waiting for ‘Go-Ahead’ From CFTC
Christinat told the Daily Express that the world’s second-largest stock market by market capitalization hopes to launch bitcoin futures trading in the year’s first six months.
“Bitcoin Futures will be recorded and it should start in the first half of next year,” Christinat said, adding that Nasdaq is now”waiting for the go-ahead” from the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). “There has been enough work put into this to create that academic. We have seen plenty of rumors and speculation about what we might be doing… so, here you go — we’re doing this, and it is happening.”
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Christinat claimed that Nasdaq remains committed to ensuring the launch of bitcoin futures, emphasizing the long-term outlook on the industry that was cryptocurrency of the company.
“We got to the blockchain game five years ago,” Christinat stated and bitcoin casino no registration. “When the technology first popped up we just leant out of the window and shouted’hey come over here’ right at it.”
Christinat said toward launching bitcoin futures Nasdaq has devoted a significant amount of resourcesbitcoin dragon casino game bitcoin casino no deposit bonus december 2016 usa “We have put a hell of a lot of money and energy into delivering the capability to do this and we’ve been all over it for a long time — way before the market went into turmoil, and that will not affect the timing of this in any way. No. Period. We are doing this no matter what.”
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