May 4, 2021

CME Micro Bitcoin Futures

Now live: Micro Bitcoin futures

Micro-sized bitcoin, major possibilities

Access a cost-effective new way to fine-tune your bitcoin exposure and add versatility to your trading strategies with Micro Bitcoin futures (MBT), now available for trading.

At 1/10 the size of one bitcoin or 1/50 the size of the Bitcoin futures contract, these smaller-sized contracts are the latest addition to CME Group’s growing suite of cryptocurrency risk management tools.

Trade a smaller size of Bitcoin futures
Enjoy the same benefits as the larger five-bitcoin contract, at 1/50 of the contract size, settled to the regulated CME CF Bitcoin Reference Rate.Precisely scale exposure up or down
Add more granularity to your trading and risk management strategies with a smaller-sized contract.
Gain price discovery and transparency
Trade on a regulated exchange and enjoy the transparency of futures, where all participants see the same prices and quotes.
Add capital efficiency 
Save on potential margin offsets with Bitcoin futures and options and Ether futures, plus add the efficiency of futures contracts.Review commonly asked questions for Micro Bitcoin futures, such as margin requirements and trading hours associated with the contract.

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