Crypto futures platform ErisX has been handed a derivatives clearing organisation license to clear physically delivered digital asset futures.
Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin has been appointed to the board at ErisX, alongside former SunGard CEO Cris Conde.
Matt Trudeau has helped major financial institutions, including Instinet, Chi-X and IEX, launch their businesses.
ErisX raises upwards of $27.5 million from major investors as it prepares to launch new marketplace for digital assets.
Eris Exchange will implement the CQG Desktop trading platform on its new crypto derivatives marketplace.
Thomas Chippas has been appointed CEO of Eris Exchange’s new crypto marketplace, which is backed by Virtu Financial and DRW.