LedgerX Names Former Chief Tech Officer as New CEO

LedgerX announced Friday that co-founder and former chief technology officer Zach Dexter has been named the new CEO of the bitcoin derivatives company. The company suspended CEO Paul Chou and COO/CRO Juthica Chou last month, with no explanation. The two were also co-founders of the company. Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation vice chairman Larry Thompson […]

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Seed CX Begins Testing Swap Contracts Settled in Real Bitcoin

Bitcoin derivatives provider Seed CX has begun testing its margin swaps products with users, the company said Tuesday. Investors can now onboard to try out Seed CX’s swaps product matching platform during the testing period through its subsidiary Seed SEF, a regulated swap execution facility (SEF), the company announced Seed CX’s CEO Edward Woodford told CoinDesk that the testing […]

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Failure to Launch: The LedgerX Controversy

LedgerX CEO, Paul Chou, is really mad and apparently his company is not offering physically-settled Bitcoin futures contracts yet… Failure to Launch On Thursday LedgerX CEO Paul Chou sent out a series of tweets explaining the current LedgerX controversy and his decision to sue the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) for what he calls ‘anti-competitive […]

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Crypto Futures Exchange Quedex Obtains License to Operate in Gibraltar

The licensing of Quedex means hedge funds, miners, and institutions now have another crypto-investment option. Crypto-futures Grow in Popularity On Wednesday Quedex, a crypto futures and options exchange announced that it had obtained a license from the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission (GFSC) to operate as a crypto derivatives exchange. Quedex will offer digital asset custodial […]

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