Bitcoin futures exchange Bitcoin futures exchanges exchange will open to the public in early October, according to the Bitcoin Exchange Corporation.
Bitcoin futures, which are the digital currency equivalent of gold and silver, will offer trading on a stock exchange.
The first Bitcoin futures to open will be the Nasdaq-listed Tetragon futures exchange.
The exchange, which is the first to accept bitcoin, said it is a “platform for Bitcoin to be traded on the major exchanges in the world.”
Tetragon said it plans to open the first bitcoin futures exchange by the end of October.
The Nasdaq Stock Market and the NASDAQ Bitcoin Index both announced they will begin trading on October 14, the same day the bitcoin futures exchanges are expected to open.
The Nasdaq and the Bitcoin Index have been trading on the same exchange since January 2017.