CME and CBOE closes Bitcoin Futures July session

Trading platforms announce the July session closure with CME on July 27 and CBOE on July 18
21 June 2018   2144

CME Group is closing Bitcoin Futures July contracts (BTCN18) on July 27. Settlement date is set on August 1. At the moment of publication July contracts trade indicators are as follows:

Last trade price 6755
Price change +10
Total number of traded contracts 70


Cboe is finalizing its July contacts (XBT/N8) on July 18. The contracts trade parameters at the moment of publication are as follows:

Last trade price 6775
Price change +17.50
Total number of traded contracts 221

Binance to Add WeChat and Alipay Support

According to the anonymous sources of The Block, the feature is in the testing stage for Android users
10 October 2019   122

Binance Exchange will add support for the largest Chinese payment systems WeChat and Alipay.

Referring to informed sources, The Block reported that this option is currently being tested for Android users, and will soon become available for iOS and the desktop version of the trading platform.

Note that in China, the activities of cryptocurrency exchanges were officially banned at the end of 2017. However, residents of the country are actively using P2P and OTC platforms to buy bitcoin.