by: Tam Ging Wien

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Just last week saw the world’s first Bitcoin futures will be launched.

For the past month, there was a flurry of press releases, media reports and analyst opinions over the introduction of the Bitcoin futures to be introduced by the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) and the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) on 10th and 18th of December 2017 respectively. 

But what exactly is a Bitcoin future and what