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FTX Arena in Miami (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)
FTX.US Derivatives Seeks CFTC Approval to Clear Margin Trades Directly for Customers
The company says the change would allow customers to assess and respond to derivatives risks in real time.
FTX Arena in Miami (Danny Nelson/CoinDesk)

Declining interest in crypto-margined futures (Glassnode, Delphi Digital)
Declining Interest in Bitcoin-Margined Futures Promises Less Price Volatility
With volatility likely to subside, more mainstream money may flow into the market.
Declining interest in crypto-margined futures (Glassnode, Delphi Digital)

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao.
Binance to Cease Crypto Margin Trading on Sterling, Euro, Australian Dollar
The announcement comes hours after CEO Changpeng Zhao tweeted that Binance was reducing the maximum leverage users can use to trade futures contracts.
Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao.

Kraken
Kraken to No Longer Offer Margin Trading for US Investors Who Don't Meet 'Certain' Requirements
Kraken said the changes come due to regulatory guidance about leveraged digital asset transactions.
Kraken

Armstrong, Brian
Coinbase Will Suspend All Margin Trading Tomorrow, Citing CFTC Guidance
Coinbase plans to suspend all margin trading contracts effective tomorrow, and will end the service entirely by next month.
Armstrong, Brian

Trading screen
Crypto.com Tech Upgrade Paves Way for Derivatives Trading
Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency platform Crypto.com has revamped its digital exchange, claiming a tenfold increase in performance and throughput.
Trading screen

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dYdX’s Crypto Loans Hit $1B Amid Coronavirus-Led Volatility
Volatility amid the COVID-19 pandemic has proven attractive to traders.
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armstrong, coinbase
Coinbase Revives Margin Trading, With Conservative (for Crypto) 3x Leverage
Coinbase is rolling out margin trading retail and institutional investors in the U.S. and nine other countries, offering a light 3x leverage to traders.
armstrong, coinbase

Japan FSA
Japan's Financial Watchdog to Set Low Leverage Cap for Crypto Margin Traders: Report
Japan's top financial regulator reportedly plans to reduce the risk to crypto margin traders by cutting the maximum allowed leverage.
Japan FSA