纳斯达克证实将发行比特币期货

2018年12月5日 17:35
來源:coinrivet

香港奇点财经 Singularity Financial Dec.5 2018 — 此文属翻译

It has been reported that Nasdaq will be listing Bitcoin Futures from next year.

据报道,纳斯达克将会从明年起准许比特币期货发行。

The UK’s Daily Express newspaper broke the news this morning, confirming recent rumours which had been circulating about the New York-based stock exchange.

英国“每日快报”今早报道了这一消息,证实了近期有关纽约证券交易所的传闻。

The news should herald a wider acceptance of the cryptocurrency throughout the world, and is a huge step towards mass adoption.

这一消息预示着全世界对加密货币的广泛接受,这也为加密货币大规模采用迈出了重要一步。

According to the Express’s article, the Vice President of Nasdaq’s media team – Joseph Christinat – confirmed “Bitcoin Futures will be listed and it should launch in the first half of next year”.

根据报道,纳斯达克的媒体团队副总裁Joseph Christinat证实“比特币期货将上市,它将在明年上半年推出”。

Christinat added that Nasdaq were awaiting the green light from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), but suggested that was virtually signed and sealed.

Christinat补充说,纳斯达克正在等待商品期货交易委员会(CFTC)的绿灯,不过这一切都暗示此事几乎板上钉钉。

It’s happening

已经通过

“We’re doing this, and it’s happening,” he stressed, adding the current volatility in the market would have no bearing whatsoever on the decision to press ahead with the listing.

“我们正在这样做,这件事已经发生了,”他补充说,市场目前的波动对于推动上市的决定没有任何影响。

The move has been welcomed by market analysts the world over.

此举也受到全球市场分析师的欢迎。

David Cheetham of London’s XTB described the news as a “game changer”.

伦敦XTB的David Cheetham称这一切改变了当前游戏规则。

“It sounds like Nasdaq have obviously been working on it for quite some time, which means this isn’t a knee-jerk reaction or jumping on the bandwagon – this is a serious plan,” he told the Daily Express.

“很显然,听起来纳斯达克已经就此开展工作一段时间了,这意味着不是一蹴而就,而是一个严肃的计划,”他表示。

The IG Group’s Chief Market Analyst – Chris Beauchamp – said the announcement would be greeted warmly by brokers and traders alike, adding: “It will also bring more visibility and transparency to a market which has no regulation.”

IG集团的首席市场分析师Chris Beauchamp表示,这一消息将受到经纪商和交易商的热烈欢迎,并补充说:“它还将为没有监管的市场带来更多的可见性和透明度。”

Mainstream future

未来何从

Stateside, the news has been met with excitement, with many claiming the Nasdaq listing will now pave the way for Bitcoin’s mainstream future.

在美国当地,这个消息让很多人兴奋,他们声称纳斯达克上市将为比特币在未来受主流认同铺平道路。

“This is it – this is the tipping point that people will look back upon in years to come and say that’s where cryptocurrency came into its own,” said New York-based observer John Wintnerbusch.

“就是这样 – 这是人们将在未来回望时看到这样一个转折点,”总部位于纽约的观察员John Wintnerbusch表示。

“Once Bitcoin is listed on Nasdaq’s boards, there’ll be no stopping the march towards cryptocurrency as the future of finance.”

“一旦比特币在纳斯达克上市,未来就无法阻止加密货币融资之路”