Newsflash of September 11th – 4C-Trading
Market Cap at 3:37 (UTC) — $258,217,940,695 billion
Bitcoin dominance: 69.68%
BTC $10,052.97 (-1.83%)
ETH $177.30 (-1.69%)
XRP $0.254087 (-2.37%)
Binance launches futures trading platforms
After finishing the competition of futures platforms, Binance has announced that the company will launch 2 new platforms specializing in futures trading. The first platform is Binance Futures and it’s available on the Binance site. The second platform is Binance Jex and it is an independent futures trading platform. Moreover, for users who have voted for Binance Futures, there are reward activities from Binance. Check out for more details.
Tether launches Yuan-backed stablecoin
According to the latest announcement, Tether has launched their Chinese Yuan-pegged stablecoin, CNH₮. Initially, the token will be available on Ethereum blockchain under ERC-20 standard and only 20 million of CNHT is issued. The address of token can be found here.
Amazon launches Quantum Ledger Database
On September, 10th, Amazon announced the launch of Amazon Quantum Ledger Database (QLDB). Per the announcement, Amazon QLDB is immutable, transparent and verifiable transaction log which is own by a central authority. The technology is said to be encrypted using cryptography, thus making it impossible to alter or delete history, transaction log and data.
NASDAQ adds Defix, a decentralised index for crypto market
In the recent press release, NASDAQ has listed Defix, an index created for tracking prices of various projects such as 0x, Marker DAO and Amoveo. Investors can now view Defix on TradingView, Google and Yahoo Finance.
ICE updates the required margin for Bakkt BTC futures
On September 9th, ICE published the updated margin requirement for Bakkt Bitcoin futures. Initially, the initial hedge requirement for Bakkt Bitcoin Daily Future and Bakkt Bitcoin Monthly Futures is $3,900. Moreover, for inter-month add-ons, the requirement for both mentioned contracts are from $400 to $1000. If nothing change, Bakkt will launch their Bitcoin daily, monthly futures contracts on Monday, September 23rd, 2019. Further details can be found here.