According to a firm weblog publish on May 11, ErisX expressed particular individual and institutional buyers will be capable to entry futures contracts based mostly on Ethereum (ETH)-USD with month-to-month and quarterly expirations.
The crypto change will introduce standardized futures contracts regulated by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on its current infrastructure. ErisX expressed miners, speculators, hedgers, and companies working on ETH would profit from the extra investors, speculators, intermediaries, hedgers, miners/validators, and commercial users additionally to more robust, liquid, and resilient markets.
The extra providing by ErisX has been inside the works for a while. The crypto change acquired its derivatives clearing group license from the CFTC in July 2020, permitting digital plus futures contracts to be listed on its derivatives market. ErisX began providing buying and merchandising on futures for digital foreign money merchandise like Bitcoin (BTC) in December.