Bitcoin bromance as Deutsche Börse, LSE join forces to launch crypto futures product

clock • 2 min read

Eurex, the derivatives exchange that is part of Deutsche Börse Group, is set to provide trading in Bitcoin index futures on 17 April, giving it a claim to be the first exchange in Europe to offer such trading. The new futures contract has been developed with index provider FTSE Russell and Digital Asset Research, the provider of digital asset data. Eures said that the launch of the FTSE Bitcoin Index Futures marked a "milestone" in its ambition to offer "safe and trusted access to cryptocurrencies in a regulated market environment. "By partnering with FTSE Russell and DAR, Deutsche...

To continue reading this article...

Join International Investment

Join International Investment today

Unlock members-only benefits:

  • Unlimited access to real-time news, industry insights, video features and market intelligence
  • Stay ahead of the curve with spotlights on international financial centres, regional trends international advice and global industry leaders
  • Receive breaking news stories straight to your inbox in the daily newsletters
  • Hear the latest cross jurisdictional developments in wealth planning, tax, regulation, investing, retirement and protection
  • Members-only access to the Editor’s weekly news roundup newsletter
  • Members-only access to analysis via our exclusive industry polls
  • Be the first to hear about our events and awards programmes

Join now


Already a International Investment member?