The options on Bitcoin on the Chicago Mercantile exchange received great interest from investors: the public interest in Bitcoin trading for the month of may has increased 10 times compared to the end of April ($12 million) and is now at $ 142 million.
According to the data Skew, the increase in profits of 1,000 percent.
In the last trading day before alvingham option volume decreased to $ 1 million, but on may 11, the day of a move Bitcoin into a new cycle, it grew to $ 17 million and continued to grow from 30 to 40 million dollars.
Last week, on may 7, was also marked record open interest in futures on Bitcoin, although the total volume of futures on the CME remained low.
According to the data Skew, open interest in Bitcoin futures on CME reached 399 million dollars, surpassing the previous record of 392 million dollars in June 2019.