JP Morgan Observes High Interest in CME Bitcoin Options – January 13

๐Ÿ“ˆ 30 Second Cryptocurrency Price Summary

Current Bitcoin Price:ย $8,117

Bitcoinย price has ranged around the low $8,000’s over the weekend, as the market anticipates the next major move.

Top-20 altcoins have had a down-day, with Ethereum down 2%, XRP down 1%. Tron was the only coin up for the day, however only moved 0.2%.

Top Stories for January 13, 2019 ๐Ÿ”ฅ

๐Ÿ‘‰ JP Morgan Observes High Interest in CME Bitcoin Options

CME Group Inc. Bitcoin options launch today, which according to JP Morgan Chase & Co have been “highly anticipated”.

Although Bitcoin option volume on other exchanges was small, the organisation believes that the high volumes for CME futures contracts will carry over.

๐Ÿ‘‰ Australian Reserve Bank Comments on Cash Ban for Payments Over $10,000

Backlash over the infamous cash-limit bill in Australia has prompted the Reserve Bank to comment on the matter.

Whereas citizens have theorized that the motive behind the cash ban is to increase control over people’s money, the Reserve Bank have denied the notion.

The bill was proposed to begin on January 1st of this year, however may only become law after a formal state inquiry.

๐Ÿ‘‰ Philippine Cryptocurrency Hub to Build It’s Own Airport

The Cagayan Special Economic Zone of the Philippines, also known as “the cryptocurrency hub of asia”, has established plans for its very own airport.

The area is an initiative designed to provide a secure region for blockchain developers and crypto exchange operators, for participants worldwide.