FTX Exchange to Launch Bitcoin Options Trading

According to Sam Bankman-Fried, CEO of Binance-backed exchange, the Bitcoin options trading volume hit $1M mark in 2 hours after the launch 
13 January 2020   112

The FTX cryptocurrency derivatives platform launched the trading of Bitcoin options. This was announced by its CEO Sam Bankman-Fried.

According to him, in about 2 hours the volume of options trading reached $ 1 million.

At the same time, he did not specify on which particular crypto assets the options were launched, however, only Bitcoin options are displayed on the platform’s website.

According to CoinGecko, FTX is the eighth largest crypto asset exchange with a daily trading volume of $ 277.8 million.

FTX was founded in early 2019 and supports derivatives trading products, including quarterly and perpetual contracts for various crypto assets.

Liquid Exchange to Announce Refund to GRAM Investors

Exchange returned funds in accordance with the terms of the sale, since the main TON network was not launched by October 31, 2019
16 January 2020   103

Liquid cryptocurrency exchange canceled the sale of rights to Gram tokens and announced that it would return all funds to investors.

In a message, the exchange indicates that it is obliged to return all funds in accordance with the terms of the sale, since the main Telegram Open Network (TON) network was not launched by October 31, 2019 due to a conflict with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ( SEC).