CME and Cboe report of June BTC futures expiration

Cboe Futures Exchange is closing Bitcoin futures trading for June on June 13 as CME will close its June session on June 29
22 May 2018   4547

According to Cboe XBT Bitcoin Futures trading data, June futures contracts will expire on June 13. Under XBT/M8 trading symbol, trading in Cboe bitcoin futures on December 10, 2017. This granted transparency, efficient price discovery, deep liquidity and centralized clearing.

At the moment of publication, the trading parameters for XBT/M8 are as follows:

Last trade price 8254.50
Price change -140.50
Total number of traded contracts 1837

As for CME, Bitcoin Futures are traded under code BTCM18 for June 2018. The trade start trade was December 15, 2017 with final price settlement date set for July 5. The June contract will cease trading on June 29.

The trading data at the moment of publication for BTCM18 is as follows:

Last trade price 8570
Price change +140
Total number of traded contracts 553

Casa to Launch Lightning Node Mobile App Called Sats

Casa to Launch Sats App With Lightning Network Support
04 July 2019   882

Casa startup, specializing in the creation of secure storage systems for private keys, introduced a mobile bitcoin application Sats App, which makes it easy to manage Lightning-node.

Sats App is positioned as a non-custodial bitcoin wallet "with unique functions." According to Casa CEO Jeremy Welch, the SatsBack reward program will soon be launched, under which users will receive small amounts in BTC. For example, for connecting an application and a Casa Node device to each other, the user will receive 20,000 Satoshi.

Features are focused on increasing adoption of bitcoin and lightning nodes. You will be able to earn bitcoin if you don’t have a Casa node, but you will be able to earn bitcoin faster if you have a node.

Jeremy Welch 

CEO, Casa

He also added that the application, available for iOS and Android, is “secure, private and connects via Tor”.

According to CoinDesk, the startup earlier raised $ 3.5 million from Castle Island Ventures, Boost VC and Compound, and several other investors. Currently, a startup staff of 25 people serves users from 60 countries.