CME Group Introduces Micro Ether Futures

The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) Group has launched Micro Ether Futures, its second micro-crypto product of 2021. Similar to the Micro Bitcoin Futures launched in May, Micro Ether Futures are 1/10 of one ETH. The derivatives exchange is looking to offer investors to an efficient means of hedging their ether exposure, CME Group announced Monday. … Read moreCME Group Introduces Micro Ether Futures

Layer-2 Ethereum Scaling Solution Metis Introduces DAC Staking Program

Metis, an Ethereum (ETH) Layer-2 scaling solution powered by Rollup technology to enhance dApps, DAOs, and NFTs for the Web 3.0 economy, has deployed its Mainnet Andromeda. The launch has come after the project began as a hard fork or backward-incompatible variation of the Optimism protocol. The team has also launched a staking program. In … Read moreLayer-2 Ethereum Scaling Solution Metis Introduces DAC Staking Program

US Senator Introduces Legislation to Repeal Infrastructure Bill’s Attack on Crypto Industry

U.S. Senator Ted Cruz has introduced a bill to repeal the $1 trillion infrastructure package’s crypto provision, which he said is a “devastating attack” on the crypto industry. “I urge my colleagues in the Senate to repeal this harmful language that will create regulatory uncertainty and in turn an unnecessary barrier to innovation,” he said. … Read moreUS Senator Introduces Legislation to Repeal Infrastructure Bill’s Attack on Crypto Industry