Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume, is planning to enable futures trading.
During a presentation at the Asia Blockchain Summit in Taipei on Tuesday, Changpeng Zhao, founder and CEO of the exchange, showcased a futures trading interface on Binance with features including longs and shorts on crypto assets.
“Binance will be launching a futures platform very soon. I don’t have the exact date yet. The simulation test version will be live in a few weeks,” he said. Referring to the screenshot of the interface showed on the stage, Zhao added:
“This is an actual screenshot of the working system. So Binance futures is coming.”