ErisX

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ErisX

Trading

Digital assets exchange

United States, Chicago
$48M
Total amount raised
2018
Year of establishment
Active
Status

About

Hi we’re ErisX!


ErisX is a cryptocurrency exchange providing clients both spot and futures contracts on its platform.

Key objective

Building a digital asset trading platform for institutions and individuals

Slogan / Motto

Improving the digital asset trading experience for institutions and individuals alike.

Use cases

Centralized Exchanges

Team

Team members

Matt Trudeau Chief Strategy Officer

Responsibilities

Responsible for developing the firm’s strategy, catalyzing new initiatives, and identifying new avenues for revenue growth as well as driving the firm’s market structure efforts.

Thomas C. Chief Executive Officer

Responsibilities

Proven creator of strategies for firms providing complex products and services to financial institutions.
Tireless, hands-on manager with exceptional domain expertise and experience in global business centers focused on traditional and alternative financial services.
Builder of high-performance, execution-driven, disciplined organizations.
Unique experience in financial services technology firms, digital asset markets and global investment banks.

Funding

Received funding
$47,500,000
Total amount raised
3
Rounds
32
Total amount of investors
Amount Raised
Funding type
Funding round closing
Investors
$20,000,000
Series B
Arclight Securities
Castle Island Ventures
Cboe
CMT Digital
ConsenSys Ventures LLC
Dragonfly Capital Partners
DRW Venture Capital
ED&F Man Capital Markets
Flow Traders
Nasdaq Ventures
NYDIG
Pantera Capital
TradeStation
Virtu Financial
Susquehanna International Group (SIG)
$27,500,000
Series B
Fidelity Investments
Nasdaq Ventures
N/A
Series A
C2 Capital Corporation
Cboe
Chicago Trading Company
Digital Currency Group
DRW Venture Capital
ED&F Man Capital Markets
NEX Group
Nico Trading
Pantera Capital
TD Ameritrade
Third Stone Partners
Valor Equity Partners
Virtu Financial
XR Trading
Susquehanna International Group (SIG)

News

ErisX Exchange Asks CFTC to Approve Sports Bet Futures as ‘Risk Hedging’ Tools

If approved, three proposed futures contracts would be tied to the outcome of National Football League games.


3 months ago


Regulation/Legal
ErisX
Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)

Bitcoin Derivatives Firm ErisX Adds Cash-Settled Contracts After Physically-Settled Futures Fall Flat

Cryptocurrency derivatives platform ErisX launched cash-settled bounded futures on Tuesday.


5 months ago


Product update/release
Bitcoin
ErisX

CFTC allows ErisX to clear commodities beyond crypto

A recent license amendment from the CFTC greenlit ErisX's expansion into trading product offerings on other commodities.


6 months ago


Regulation/Legal
Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)
ErisX

ErisX Gets Nod to Expand Clearing Service Beyond Cryptocurrency

ErisX made its products available via US brokers licensed as futures commission merchants (FCM).


6 months ago


Product update/release
Regulation/Legal
ErisX

ErisX Unit Gets CFTC ‘OK’ to Clear Fully Collateralized Swaps

The clearing arm of ErisX got approval to diversify beyond virtual currencies.


6 months ago


Regulation/Legal
ErisX
Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)