TradeStation supports trading of CME group ether futures from day one
PLANTATION, Florida, February 8, 2021 / PRNewswire / – TradeStation Securities, Inc. (“TradeStation”), a Monex group company and award-winning * broker-dealer and futures trader, now offers its futures clients the ability to trade contracts at run on Ether, the second-largest cryptocurrency by market value, via CME Group (CME).
CME’s addition of Ether futures follows the significant growth and success of its Bitcoin options and futures products introduced in January 2020 and december 2017, respectively, and is offered to meet growing customer demand for additional regulated cryptocurrency products.
“We are delighted that TradeStation is supporting the launch of our new Ether futures contract from day one,” said Tim mccourt, Global Head of Stock Indices and Alternative Investment Products at CME Group. “Since launching our Bitcoin futures contracts over three years ago, the brokerage community has played an important role not only in facilitating trading, but in educating institutional and professional traders on the benefits of crypto derivatives. The addition of CME Ether futures will provide market participants with a valuable tool to trade and hedge this growing cryptocurrency, and we look forward to continuing to work with TradeStation and others to expand the trading ecosystem. around this new hedging tool. ”
TradeStation customers can now trade Ether futures contracts through its TradeStation platform as well as its TradeStation FuturesPlus platform. Both platforms provide cutting-edge visualization and analysis tools coupled with TradeStation’s simplified pricing, educational offerings, and engaged customer service.
“Amid explosive price swings and Bitcoin’s recent all-time high near $ 40,000, we are delighted to offer our futures clients another tool to participate in what may well be another turning point in the virtual currency markets, ”said John bartleman, President of TradeStation Group, Inc., the parent company of TradeStation. “We have been with CME since 2017 to support the trading of its virtual currency derivatives and look forward to continuing our relationship to meet growing client demand for trading in these markets. “
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About TradeStation Group, Inc.
For more than 30 years, the companies in the TradeStation group have been pioneers in the online trading industry, determined to provide the best trading technology, brokerage services, trading training and support to individual and institutional traders. TradeStation’s award-winning trading and analysis platforms provide access to trading in stocks, options and futures on major US stock and option exchanges and market centers, as well as major futures exchanges. TradeStation clients have access to the powerful tools needed to design, test, optimize, monitor and automate personalized trading strategies, and its mobile and web-based trading applications allow clients to leverage the power of the TradeStation trading experience in shift. TradeStation also offers a wide range of training offerings to help new and advanced clients develop online trading and investing skills to help them achieve their trading and investing goals.
TradeStation Securities, Inc. (Member NYSE, FINRA, SIPC, NSCC, DTC, OCC & CME) is a Licensed Securities Broker and Registered Futures Trader (FCM) and a member of major stock, options and futures contracts in United States. TradeStation Group’s technology subsidiary, TradeStation Technologies, Inc., develops and delivers strategic trading software tools and subscription services, and hosts the TradingApp® store.
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