Month: June 2019

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Futures contract expiration

A Future contract is a derivative product and is an agreement to buy or sell a commodity, currency or other instrument at a predetermined price at a specified time in the future. They are either physically settled or cash settled. BitMEX offers several of its trading products in the form of a Futures Contract with cash settlement.

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4C Newsflash of June 26

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] ?Market Cap at 14:05 (UTC) – $370,521,001,698 billion Bitcoin dominance: 61.95% BTC $12,905(+13.93%) ETH $347.29(+11.80%) XRP $0.4887 (+5.73%) Walmart China partners with VeChain On June 25th, the Walmart China Blockchain Traceability Platform was announced at 2019 China Products Safety Publicity Week Traceability System Construction Seminar. Importantly, the platform is built on VeChain blockchain. In …

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The Evolution of Money. Episode V: The Commercial Banks strike back

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The story of the evolution of money from barter to what it is now is never complete before the role played by commercial banks is highlighted. While the practice of safe-keeping and storing savings had been around as early as 2000 BC in Babylon, the term ‘bank’ only started to be used around 1640 …

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