Bakkt Goes Live With First Trades But Bitcoin Fails to Hold $10,000
The long awaited Bakkt Bitcoin futures contracts went live a few hours ago but the response so far has been underwhelming. Bitcoin briefly topped out over $10k but has failed to hold that level as trading in Asia got underway.
The Bakkt daily and monthly physically settled Bitcoin futures contracts went live for trading a few hours ago but there was no big fanfare or market reaction. The first trade was executed at just past 8pm ET for $10,115.