Virtual Currency Customer Advisory Report- From the CFTC
January 9, 2018
With Bitcoin’s accelerating attention over the past couple of months and entrance into the futures market, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) issued a Customer Advisory to inform the public of possible risks associated with investing or speculating in virtual currencies or recently launched Bitcoin futures and options. We have…Read More
Bitcoin Futures’ 12 Days of Christmas
December 7, 2017
On the second week of December, the exchanges sent to me… TWO Bitcoin futures launch dates! This cryptocurrency has wrapped and delivered an exciting gift this quarter for many investors! As Bitcoin’s value skyrocketed above 16,000 today, many investors are on the edge of their seats in anticipation of its…Read More
Bitcoin Futures Launch December 18th!
December 1, 2017
Bitcoin Futures Launch December 18th, 2017! Have you heard? Mark your calendars: The CME has their official Bitcoin Futures launch on December 18th! “We are pleased to bring Bitcoin futures to market after working closely with the CFTC and market participants to design a regulated offering that will provide investors…Read More
Specialist Spotlight: Meet Liz Speicher
November 16, 2017
Inside the Life of An Investment Specialist This month we got an inside sneak peek into the life of Investment Specialist, Liz Speicher! Check out this Q&A to learn about Liz’s background in the industry and discover what keeps her busy outside of the office! Q: How did you get…Read More
We have Bitcoin on the Brain!
November 8, 2017
It’s an exciting time in financial innovation! On Tuesday, October 31st, the CME announced their plans to launch a futures contract based on Bitcoin! This announcement is quite the treat for many in the futures space. This cryptocurrency was originally created in 2009. With high demand, rapid growth, and expanding popularity, the…Read More