The volume of open interest in bitcoin options on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) grew more than 10 times per month, reaching $ 373 million as of June 10, compared with $ 35 million as of May 11.

For six days, this indicator also updated the historical maximum. According to Scew analyst firm, CME ranked second in terms of bitcoin options with a total market share of 20%.

The total bitcoin options market has grown by 50% over the past month, reaching $ 1.5 billion. In terms of volume, CME is second only to the Deribit crypto derivatives exchange.

In June, the trading volume of bitcoin options on the CME may set a new record after updating its historical maximum in May.

Open interest in bitcoin futures, by contrast, is recovering from a collapse in the first quarter. At CME, this figure approached $500 million, which puts the exchange in 10th place according to Skew.

Recall that in May the volume of open positions in bitcoin options on Deribit for the first time in history reached $ 1 billion. The total market volume for this month exceeded a record $3 billion.