TD Ameritrade and ErisX preparing to launch futures on bitcoin, bitcoin, cash, litecoin, and Ethereum
According to a press release, the American broker TD Ameritrade Holding Corp has invested a considerable amount in a centralized derivatives exchange ErisX. This investment will contribute to the launch of deliverable futures on bitcoin, bitcoin cache, litecoin, and Ethereum.
Individuals representing large U.S. broker TD Ameritrade, noted that the customers their companies already have access to the bitcoin futures on the Chicago Board of exchange CBOE. And strategic partnership with ErisX will help clients TD Ameritrade to the ability to trade futures on the popular cryptocurrency, says managing Director of TD Ameritrade James Mackenzie.
ErisX exchange planned to launch spot trading of digital assets in the first half of next year. The opportunity of futures trading on the cryptocurrency will be available at the end of 2019.
It is noteworthy that in the spring of this year TD Ameritrade has posted the logo of the company in the form of ASCII flag in the block-chain of bitcoin.