“ErisX plans to launch spot trading in the first half of 2019, with physically settled futures to launch later in 2019, subject to regulatory approval”
said ErisX Chief Executive Officer Thomas Chippas.
“ErisX Announces New Exchange for Digital Asset Investors and Traders”
“ErisX today announced plans to launch a derivatives exchange (DCM) and clearing organization (DCO) that will include fully regulated digital asset futures and spot contracts on one platform.”
Investors in ErisX include:
DRW Venture Capital, Valor Equity Partners, TD Ameritrade (AMTD), Virtu Financial (VIRT), NEX Opportunities, Cboe Global Markets (CBOE), CTC Group Investments, Digital Currency Group, Nico Trading, Pantera Capital and Third Stone Partners. ErisX is proud to launch with the support of CMT Digital, Susquehanna International Group, XR Trading, C2 Capital Management and ED&F Man Capital Markets Inc. who also participated in the investment round.
“ErisX will eliminate many of the impediments to institutional adoption and usher in a new wave of market participants,”