October 23, 2020 CME surpasses BitMEX as second largest BTC futures exchange.

Registered BTC futures trading platform CME Group has reportedly surpassed BitMEX and Binance as the second largest BTC futures exchange, behind OKEx. OKEx, CME, Binance, and BitMEX reported yesterday open interest of $992M, $790M, $781M, and $601M, respectively. The shift comes after charges were brought against BitMEX’s founders by U.S. prosecutors.