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In the Daily: Coins at Kiosks, Micropayment Solutions, Token Launchpad, GPU Inventory  

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In this edition of The Daily, we feature a couple of announcements by leading crypto exchanges. Binance starts selling cryptocurrency for cash at newsagent stores in Australia, while Huobi is launching its new token listing platform. In other news, Aeternity and Satoshipay join forces to offer faster crypto micropayments and Nvidia expects to clear mining chip inventory in this quarter.

Also read: Crypto Data Feed, BSV Sale, Bitmain Office Closed

Binance to Sell Cryptocurrencies at Newsagents in Australia

Binance, the world’s leading cryptocurrency exchange by volume, has announced the launch of Binance Lite Australia, a platform that will allow local residents to buy cryptocurrency at more than 1,300 newsagents across the country. Currently, the new cash-to-crypto service supports only purchases of bitcoin core (BTC) with Australian dollars (AUD) but other digital coins and fiat currency options will be added in the future.

In the Daily: Coins at Kiosks, Micropayment Solutions, Token Launchpad, GPU Inventory

To acquire the crypto, customers will have to place an order online and then deposit the cash at the nearest newspaper kiosk. But before they can do so, they will have to provide their personal details and pass account verification on the website of the platform, binancelite.com. Verified users will be able to place their orders and receive the coins within minutes, the exchange promised in a blog post. Binance Lite Australia will charge a 5 percent fee for the service.

Token Launchpad Huobi Prime to Go Live on Tuesday

Digital asset exchange Huobi announced the launch date of its new token listing platform. Huobi Prime will go live next Tuesday, March 26, the company revealed in a tweet this week. The first campaign based on Huobi’s launchpad will be held by a project called TOP Network, which will distribute 1.5 billion TOP tokens among its users in three 30-minute rounds.

In the Daily: Coins at Kiosks, Micropayment Solutions, Token Launchpad, GPU Inventory

According to the announcement, Huobi Prime will allow crypto projects to trade their coins immediately in a model described by the exchange as “direct premium offering.” Tokens issued through the platform, which is an alternative to Binance Launchpad, may be listed in the future on Huobi Global and Hbus in trading pairs with USDT, BTC, ETH, and KRW.

Aeternity Invests in Micropayment Platform Satoshipay

Aeternity, a project developing a blockchain protocol for smart contracts with open code, has acquired a stake in Satoshipay. According to a press release, the deal was sealed during the latest financing round for the micropayment service. Satoshipay will now be able to integrate Aeternity nanopayment solutions and offer its users faster transactions.

Axel Springer SE, one of the largest digital content companies in Europe which runs news outlets such as Upday, Die Welt, Bild, and Business Insider, will be among the first users of the new services offered by Aeternity and Satoshipay. Its users will be able to pay for the content with cryptocurrency via the Satoshipay wallet.

In the Daily: Coins at Kiosks, Micropayment Solutions, Token Launchpad, GPU Inventory

Nvidia to Clear Mining GPU Inventory

Video card manufacturer Nvidia is expecting to soon clear the excess inventory accumulated in anticipation of high demand for cryptocurrency mining equipment. The company believes it will manage to achieve that during Q1 of 2019, according to comments made by its CFO Colette Kress during a meeting with investors in California this past Tuesday, Bloomberg reported. The stockpile of unsold graphics processing components was created when the sales of chips dropped last year following the decline in cryptocurrency prices.

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Borderless From Block Collider Is a High-Speed DEX That Unites 5 Blockchains

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Borderless isn’t like other decentralized exchanges (DEXs). For one thing, it comes with its own blockchain – or rather the Block Collider chain comes with its own DEX. Throw in the ability to perform cross-chain transfers, block times that are 3x faster than Ethereum and no limits on order size, and Borderless would appear to be markedly different from the competition. News.Bitcoin.com was given a walkthrough of the new DEX, which is due to go live in the next few weeks.

Also read: Nash Is a Decentralized Exchange for Cross-Chain Trading With Fiat Integration

Welcome to the Multiverse

To understand Borderless, it’s necessary to know a little about Block Collider. The project, whose ICO hit its $7M cap in minutes last April (with over $500M pledged) is now operational, with its Multiverse block explorer showing the network’s current state of play. In addition to the shooting stars that occasionally whizz across the screen, there’s a few other peculiarities to the Block Collider network and its Multiverse explorer, whose defining feature is its interoperability. 2019 will see a string of blockchain projects come onstream that promise to eliminate the “walled garden” effect that renders networks incapable of communicating with one another. Cosmos, Polkadot and Block Collider are leading the movement for cross-chain play.

Borderless From Block Collider is a High-Speed DEX That Unites 5 Blockchains

Block Collider’s solution is to create a blockchain whose mining algorithm consumes blocks from other blockchains as part of its mining computational challenge. Its website explains: “Miners who submit a bad block as their proof of work will be rejected by other miners and won’t get the block reward. As the difficulty rises, the same incentive framework that strengthens the Bitcoin blockchain will reinforce alignment with miners of the Block Collider.” The project has launched with five blockchains initially – BTC, ETH, WAVES, LISK and NEO – with an unnamed sixth to be added later. Block Collider essentially enables smart contracts on separate networks to talk to one another, which has a number of significant applications, not least when it comes to decentralized token trading.

Borderless From Block Collider is a High-Speed DEX That Unites 5 Major Blockchains

How Borderless Works

Borderless by Block Collider is a high-speed DEX that strives for a higher degree of decentralization than, say, Binance DEX. That’s because Borderless doesn’t have validators or centralized oracles to act as gatekeepers. Binance DEX, in comparison, has 11 validators all controlled by the exchange itself. Borderless, which is weeks away from full public release, enables cross-chain transfers between Bitcoin Core, Ethereum, NEO, Lisk, and Waves, has a simple UI that’s easy to use, and no restrictions on order size or trading volume.

News.Bitcoin.com caught up with Block Collider co-founder Arjun Raj Jain to learn more about how Borderless works and observe a platform walkthrough. “You simply download the application for either Windows, Mac or Unix,” began Jain. “Then you upload your wallet, but nothing is being stored or sent to a centralized server. When you are uploading your wallet, what you’re doing is just encrypting it locally, so that anytime you then submit a transaction, you don’t have to type in your private key.” Like Nash, Borderless creates a mnemonic phrase upon setup that can be used for wallet recovery.

Borderless From Block Collider is a High-Speed DEX That Unites 5 Major Blockchains

Visually, Borderless looks much like a conventional exchange, with an order book that displays buy and sell orders and market depth. There are some additional settings that are unique to Borderless, however, such as the ability to set the maximum amount of collateral for the trade, which is denominated in NRG, the native currency used to reward miners; the project also has a second currency, emblems.

“Emblems allow miners to increase their block size, hence earn more energy, the more emblems that they hold,” said Jain. “So you can think of it as a hedge against your decaying hardware. And it also serves the purpose of the whole debate that Bitcoin maximalists have on what the block size should be, right? So instead of having a fixed size, we thought it would be a lot more interesting to instead have a dynamic block size that is controlled by emblems.”

Borderless From Block Collider is a High-Speed DEX That Unites 5 Blockchains

A Blockchain to Control Blockchains

To verify the state of each blockchain within the Block Collider network, without reliance on some sort of central entity to oversee matters, Jain explained, “we actually bake that into the proof of work algorithm that the miners are doing where anytime any of the underlying blockchains issues a block, the task of the miners is basically to find a hash that is closest to that. This permits you to be the miner that can release that block, so it’s kind of the same brute force mechanism that Bitcoin miners have to do for proof of work to find a hash that ends in a certain amount of zeros.” He continued:

So by combining a proof of work, and then having this capacity to also verify the state of each blockchain, you now have a completely decentralized mechanism to actually know the state of all these blockchains out there.

Jain then proceeded to run through the process of placing an order on Borderless exchange, describing settings such as specifying the minimum order fill amount, which could be set at, for example, half of the total order. It’s also possible to specify the amount of time the order should be live for. Should it fail to fill in that time, it will auto cancel and the NRG will be returned to the trader. Borderless is now available to download and trial in safe mode, so users can familiarize themselves with the system, ahead of the exchange going live for trading. When it does, Borderless will face competition from several other DEXs due to launch soon including Binance DEX and Nash, which was also previewed this week by news.Bitcoin.com.

What are your thoughts on Block Collider’s new DEX and the other decentralized exchanges on the verge of launching? Let us know in the comments section below.


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Report: 87% of Crypto Exchanges May Be Falsifying Volume

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At least 87 percent of cryptocurrency exchanges may have falsified their reported trade volumes, a new study claims. According to a review of the top 100 exchanges by analytics company The Tie, most of the trading volume on the world’s largest crypto trading platforms is suspect.

Also read: Quadrigacx Co-Founder a Convicted Fraudster

Suspicious Trading Volumes

“In total we estimated that 87 percent of exchanges’ reported trading volume was potentially suspicious and that 75 percent of exchanges had some form of suspicious activity occurring on them,” the company revealed in a series of tweets on its research findings.

“If each exchange averaged the volume per visit of CoinbasePro, Gemini, Poloniex, Binance, and Kraken, we would expect the real trading volume among the largest 100 exchanges to equal $2.1 billion per day. Currently that number is being reported as $15.9 billion,” added The Tie.

Report: 87% of Crypto Exchanges May Be Falsifying Volume
Trading volumes per exchange vs monthly web visits

Manipulation of trading volume data by exchanges has remained an area of concern within the cryptocurrency market. Several factors can artificially grow volume, making it look like there’s demand for a particular digital asset when interest is actually minimal or non-existent. Investors are often lured to exchanges with inflated volumes as that tends to create an element of trust and an impression of liquidity. However, doubts about the integrity of crypto markets could be preventing some professionals from entering the space and prompting closer regulatory scrutiny.

Inflated Volumes

In its study, The Tie looked at weighted average trading volume per user visit at major crypto exchanges Binance, Coinbase Pro, Poloniex, Gemini and Kraken – averaging $591 – and used similar metrics on other smaller exchanges. The New York-based company indicated that these exchanges were selected on account of their “large usage among institutions, reputation in the market, and because their web viewership appeared consistent with their reported trading volumes.”

It found that about 60 percent of exchanges reported volume that was 10 times higher than expected, at least as far as traffic to their websites was concerned. The practice was most prevalent at Bitmax, ZBG, Coinbene, Lbank and BW, the researchers alleged. Binance, Kraken, Coinbase Pro, and Poloniex had expected volume in line with their reported trading volume.

Report: 87% of Crypto Exchanges May Be Falsifying Volume
Expected real trading volume/Reported trading volume per exchange

While website viewership metrics don’t account for API or mobile app trading, they do provide a good basis of comparison across exchanges to identify suspicious reported volumes, explained The Tie. “Our team set out to determine whether volumes reported on cryptocurrency exchanges were genuine. We started by pulling a list of the top 100 exchanges by traded volume over the last 30 days,” the company said.

It continued: “We then used Similar Web website viewership metrics to calculate the estimated 30 days traffic to each exchange’s website. After doing this, we divided the reported volume for each exchange by the number of monthly website visits to determine the reported volume per visit.”

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Quadrigacx Co-Founder Michael Patryn Is Actually Convicted Fraudster Omar Dhanani

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Quadrigacx co-founder Michael Patryn is actually a convicted criminal who went by the name Omar Dhanani, a Bloomberg report alleges. Dhanani has been previously convicted of identity theft linked to bank and credit card fraud and sentenced to 18 months in a U.S. federal prison. He was later deported to Canada.

Also read: Spain’s 2gether Unveils Crypto Debit Card, as Polispay is Forced to Cancel its Mastercard

A Man of Many Faces

While Dhanani, now known as Patryn, refused to comment on the matter, Bloomberg claims to have obtained records that confirm the man’s criminal past and his changing of names twice, in 2003 and 2008. Patryn co-founded troubled Canadian exchange Quadrigacx with the late Gerald Cotten in 2013.

Quadrigacx Co-Founder Michael Patryn Is Actually Convicted Fraudster Omar Dhanani
Omar Dhanani a.k.a Michael Patryn

He allegedly changed his name from Omar Dhanani to Omar Patryn with the British Columbia government in March 2003. The news agency reported that in 2008, Dhanani became known as Michael Patryn, having registered a new name in the same Canadian province.

In the U.S., Dhanani had been charged with several crimes, including pleading guilty to conspiracy to commit credit and bank card fraud in 2005, Bloomberg noted, quoting a statement from the U.S. Justice Department. He was just 22 years old at the time. Dhanani allegedly operated a website called shadowcrew.com, now defunct, peddling 1.5 million stolen credit and bank card numbers, claims the article.

In 2007, he confessed to numerous unrelated crimes that include burglary, grand larceny and computer fraud. He served 18 months in prison for some of his criminal cases and was later deported to Canada, where he reinvented himself, becoming involved with cryptocurrencies. Patryn, now based in Vietnam, describes himself as a “fintech advisor and portfolio manager” and has been serving as founder and chairman of Canadian blockchain incubator Ventures Group (FVG).

Quadrigacx Co-Founder Michael Patryn Is Actually Convicted Fraudster Omar Dhanani

Deepening Mystery

The entrepreneur reportedly left Quadrigacx in 2016 over fundamental disagreements with chief executive officer Gerald Cotten over the company’s plans to go public. “On the day of our disagreement, I left the company and ceased being privy to operational decisions,” Patryn told Bloomberg in an email. “Since that time, I have not been involved in the operations or management of any of the Quadriga companies.”

However, the latest revelations add yet another layer of intrigue to a case that has held the cryptocurrency industry spellbound since the exchange’s sudden closure in January. More than 115,000 customers have been left out to dry in the wake of the saga, unsure whether they will ever recover their combined $190 million in cryptocurrency, until now believed to have been buried together with Cotten.

The company has been under court-approved creditor protection since Feb. 5, with Ernst & Young acting as monitor under the process. Investigations by the auditors revealed that six of Quadriga’s cold wallets have been without funds since long before Cotten’s death. His widow claims Cotten funded Quadriga’s withdrawal requests from his pocket following banking troubles involving the exchange’s business accounts.

According to Bloomberg, Patryn has been trying to hide his past, hiring a company to purge any negative digital footprints that might soil his reputation. Patryn has previously denied he was Omar Dhanani, according to a Globe and Mail newspaper article published in February. He also distanced himself from his alleged criminal record.

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Nash Is a Decentralized Exchange for Cross-Chain Trading With Fiat Integration

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90% of all cryptocurrency trading takes place on centralized exchanges. Nash is part of a new breed of exchanges determined to change that. The next generation of decentralized exchanges (DEXs) promise to improve the UX and simplify the trading experience, empowering users to retain custody of their funds without suffering the trade-offs that are normally commensurate with DEXs. News.Bitcoin.com was shown a walkthrough of the Nash platform ahead of its imminent public release.

Also read: Bitmain Releases Equihash Miner 3x More Powerful Than Its Predecessor

The Battle to Build a Better DEX

Better decentralized exchanges are on their way, and this week news.Bitcoin.com will be previewing a couple of the leading contenders so readers can form an early impression of the decentralized trading experience they have to offer. Nash promises a fast and user-friendly platform for decentralized financial services, with the goal of bringing distributed finance to a wider audience. News.Bitcoin.com spoke to the team behind Nash to gain an insight into what differentiates it from current DEXs, and why traders should favor it over the competition, including centralized exchanges.

Nash Is a Decentralized Exchange for Cross-Chain Trading With Fiat Integration

“You have a setup where the possession of the digital asset is held by smart contracts on the blockchain and the ownership is still retained by the original owner,” explained Nash cofounder Fabio Canesin. The Nash protocol utilizes this principle to facilitate noncustodial trading. To perform onchain actions, explained Canesin, “you need more than [just] a private key. Sometimes you need to interact with a protocol, you need multiple parties and multiple features, and you can have keys with different features.” This is what Nash provides: a series of smart contracts under the hood, wrapped in a front end that mirrors that of a conventional exchange.

Nash Is a Decentralized Exchange for Cross-Chain Trading With Fiat Integration
The Nash dashboard

Nash Will Offer a Range of Assets Across Multiple Blockchains

Unlike a conventional ERC20-based DEX, Nash will facilitate cross-chain trading of a variety of assets. Eventually, this will encompass tokens operating on the BTC, ETH, NEO, WAVES, and LSK networks. The platform combines an off-chain marching engine with onchain smart contracts that open up state channels for trading purposes and oversee the transfer of assets between user wallets.

Upon signing up for Nash, the setup process entails creating a 12-word passphrase, much like initializing a hardware wallet. The user is prompted to back this up to a safe place, as without it, it will be impossible to access the assets that are locked on the exchange in smart contracts. When the private key is generated, Nash will automatically generate user wallets for NEO, ETH and other assets. Users will also be prompted to create a password, to save having to type in the 12-word seed every time they log in. They can also enable 2FA for added security.

Nash Is a Decentralized Exchange for Cross-Chain Trading With Fiat Integration

Thanks to fiat gateway integration, users can fund their account via methods such as bank transfer if desired. The main dashboard provides a clear portfolio breakdown, detailing balances that are stored in a personal wallet as well as in a trading account. The performance of individual assets can be tracked, and staking performance can also be viewed, if this feature has been enabled. Initially, the platform will launch with a selection of ETH, USDC, and NEO markets, before expanding to incorporate other chains.

With a community of 11,000 already in place, formulated when the platform began life as Neon Exchange in 2017, the Nash team is confident of having a solid userbase from day one, which will provide the desired liquidity. Within the next few weeks, the exchange will be rolled out to the first 1,000 users, before opening up to the wider crypto community. Nash will face competition from a number of other DEXs scheduled to come onstream this year including Binance DEX and Block Collider, which will be previewed by news.Bitcoin.com later this week.

Do you think DEXs will eventually be able to compete with centralized exchanges in terms of user experience? Let us know in the comments section below.


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CNY Inflows Into Crypto Markets Surge After Shanghai Composite Spike

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Back in January 2017, China’s financial authorities initiated their first crackdowns against domestic bitcoin exchanges, with a ban on mainland exchanges cryptocurrencies against the yuan coming shortly thereafter. Now, close to two years and three months later, a surge of CNY has been flowing back into the digital currency economy after the Shanghai Composite posting a 24 percent gain this week.

Also read: BTCC Founder Positive the PBOC Will Remove China’s Exchange Ban

The Steady Rise of CNY Trade Volumes on Paxful and Localbitcoins

Since the increase in cryptocurrency volumes and some solid gains across the board, digital currency supporters have noticed a resurgence of Chinese yuan (CNY) pour into the cryptocurrency ecosystem. On March 17, the avid BTC trader Anton Pagi tweeted to his followers that the latest rally has been fueled by CNY. “Something to watch during this bull run, Chinese profits from their roaring stock market in recent weeks flowing into bitcoin,” Pagi detailed while explaining that exchanges dealing with CNY have “more than doubled in volume in the past week.” Moreover, the Shanghai Composite has spiked more than 24 percent and speculators believe investors are moving into alternative markets.

CNY Inflows Into Crypto Markets Surge After Shanghai Composite Spike
Paxful volumes 3/16/2019.

In addition to the statements from Pagi, data from a few different cryptocurrency data collection sites draw the same conclusions. For instance, Localbitcoins volumes have been steadily climbing since the second week of February’s low of 12.9 million yuan ($1.9 million). This week CNY volumes touched a high of 25.4 million yuan ($3.7 million) in trades during the 2-week period on March 16. Similarly, the peer-to-peer trading platform Paxful show a significant increase in CNY/BTC trade volumes as well after the lows last month. In addition to the Shanghai Composite stock pump in China, the country’s Premier Li Keqiang has also pledged to cut taxes and deregulate the tech industry in order to boost China’s slowing economy. This has given speculators reason to believe Chinese investors are being less frugal with regard to digital currency and blockchain investments.

CNY Inflows Into Crypto Markets Surge After Shanghai Composite Spike
Localbitcoins volumes 3/16/2019.

Over $250 Million in CNY-Crypto Pairs in the Last 24 Hours

In parallel with the peer-to-peer exchange volumes, the data and price website Coingecko also displays a jump in CNY/BTC volumes over the last 24 hours. Further, the statistical website Coinlib.io shows some considerable CNY inflows into a few different cryptocurrencies. At the moment Coinlib’s data shows $161.3 million worth of CNY flowing into BTC markets. This is followed by $74.1 million into CNY/ETH and $19.7 million worth of CNY/XLM trades as well. With tether (USDT) fueling the current rally, as far as the top pair traded with all the dominant cryptocurrency markets, CNY has still managed to find its way just below the U.S. dollar for a short period.

CNY Inflows Into Crypto Markets Surge After Shanghai Composite Spike
At the time of writing according to Coinlib.io, there’s roughly $255 million worth of CNY-crypto pairs in the last 24 hours.

There are between roughly 12 and 15 prominent exchanges that Chinese investors can still flock to for cryptocurrencies but they are all located offshore. Current exchanges fueling the renminbi and crypto flames right now include popular platforms like Hitbtc, Zb.com, Binance, and Fatbtc. Moreover, these specific exchanges started seeing more CNY volume since March 11 when the exchange Coinex revealed it would no longer serve customers from mainland China. The day before the Coinex announcement, Chinese legislative delegates called for a strict and clear approach to cryptocurrency regulations in the country, according to Securities Daily.

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Cboe Discontinues Bitcoin Futures for Now

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The Chicago Board Options Exchange (Cboe) has announced that it is dropping any new bitcoin futures contracts this month. The decision may have been necessitated by low trading volumes. Cboe indicated that its CFE futures platform was currently pondering its position on cryptocurrency derivatives trading.

Also read: Canadian Capital Market Regulators Mull New Cryptocurrency Rules

Cboe Considers Future of Bitcoin Futures

In a statement on March 14, the exchange revealed: “CFE is not adding a Cboe Bitcoin (USD) (“XBT”) futures contract for trading in March 2019. CFE is assessing its approach with respect to how it plans to continue to offer digital asset derivatives for trading. While it considers its next steps, CFE does not currently intend to list additional XBT futures contracts for trading.”

Cboe Discontinues Bitcoin Futures for Now

Current bitcoin futures contracts remain available for trading until June when they expire. The Cboe futures were greeted with wild enthusiasm when they first entered the market in December 2017, when BTC prices were at their highest. Together with the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) bitcoin futures, which launched around the same time, the instruments were viewed as major stepping stones into the mainstream, key to attracting institutional capital into the cryptocurrency market.

However, the events that followed in the ensuing months did not inspire a lot of confidence, as XBT trading volumes nosedived, in part due to the 2018 sustained market downturn.

Declining Volume

According to research company Tradeblock, XBT has been losing ground to bitcoin futures from the Chicago Mercantile Exchange whose volumes have dwarfed XBT’s in recent months despite starting on an equal footing. Overall, bitcoin futures trading volume has fallen since reaching a peak in the summer of 2018.

“We tracked notional bitcoin futures trading volume at both the CME and Cboe since December of 2017. While both firms launched competing products, in the same month over the course of 2018, the CBOE lost significant market share to the CME,” Tradeblock explained.

Cboe Discontinues Bitcoin Futures for Now
CME vs CBOE Bitcoin Futures Notional Trading Volume Over Time

The report further indicated that while bitcoin futures trading volume initially saw significant growth each month following inception, spot trading activity was steadily declining during the same period.

“Given these divergent trends, total futures trading volume across the CME and CBOE reached near parity with total spot trading volume across five of the largest U.S. accessible digital currency exchanges. This changed somewhat recently as futures volume has fallen while spot volume has picked up modestly,” Tradeblock added.

Now, with Cboe dropping bitcoin futures, it will be interesting to see how these trends change, as the market prepares to launch several new bitcoin futures platforms. Bakkt, Erisx, and Coinflex are all planning to launch bitcoin futures.

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