Solidot | Bitcoin futures Web site because of the large amount of traffic and short offline

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The first U.S. Bitcoin futures market started in Sunday, Contract price soared And the launch of this Futures Exchange website Cboe Global Markets due to the huge amount of traffic failed . The Bitcoin futures contract, due to expire in January next year, will start trading at 6 o’clock in the afternoon Eastern Standard Time, trading at $15,000, and the first six-minute price rises sharply to $16,660, up 11%. After the price fell back, and then rebounded, the latest quote 16,900 dollars. CoinDesk’s data show that the futures are at a premium to spot prices in Bitcoin (the current currency is around $13,000 trillion), and there is a premium that futures traders believe the price of Bitcoin will rise against the current level by the time the contract expires on January 17.