Discover CME Micro Bitcoin futures: Micro-sized contracts, major possibilities
July 8, 2021, 6:06PM EDT · 1 min read
Active traders: Access a cost-effective new way to fine-tune your bitcoin exposure and add versatility to your trading strategies with CME Micro Bitcoin futures (MBT), now available for trading. At 1/10 the size of one bitcoin or 1/50 the size of the CME Bitcoin futures contract, these smaller-sized contracts are the latest addition to CME Group’s growing suite of cryptocurrency risk management tools.
Trade a smaller size of liquid Bitcoin futures
Enjoy the same benefits as the larger five-bitcoin contract, at 1/50 of the contract size, settled to the regulated CME CF Bitcoin Reference Rate.
Precisely scale bitcoin exposure
Add more control over the amount of bitcoin exposure in your trading strategies.
Gain price discovery and transparency
Trade on a regulated exchange and enjoy the transparency of futures, where all participants see the same prices and quotes.
Add capital efficiency
Save on potential margin offsets with Bitcoin futures and options and Ether futures, plus add the efficiency of futures contracts. Review commonly asked questions for Micro Bitcoin futures, such as margin requirements and trading hours associated with the contract.
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