As a method to hedge over-leveraged bets, ErisX wants to offer Wall Street sports betting futures for sports books to use as investment tools.
The U.S. CFTC has granted Google Ventures-backed bitcoin options service LedgerX the status of a swap execution facility (SEF).
US financial regulators sue Cyprus-based binary options trading outfit Banc De Binary for serving US customers without proper license.
On Monday, the law caught up with Dublin-based exchange Intrade as the company shut their virtual doors to US customers following a request from a US-regulator with the prediction market citing “legal and regulatory pressures” for the closure.
The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission has rejected a NADEX proposal to offer a derivatives market on US political events.
US commodity regulators place application for presidential election futures market under 90-day review; Paddy Power refunds Santorum bets