E*Trade lets customers trade in Cboe bitcoin futures
The online brokerage firm E*Trade Financial Corp
Cboe`s bitcoin futures contract trades under the ticker symbol `XBT`.
The launch of futures by Chicago-based exchange Cboe and its rival CME Group Inc
Cboe and CME were given approval from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to list bitcoin futures on Dec. 1, paving the way for the companies to become the first traditional U.S.-regulated exchanges where bitcoin-related financial contracts can trade.
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