LedgerX is a U.S.-regulated crypto derivatives exchange and clearinghouse that offers around-the-clock trading to both institutional and retail investors. It offers physical settlement of all contracts, as well as algorithmic trading for institutional investors, among other services, according to a release.
There are only 5 licensed derivatives platforms by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) and LedgerX (now FTX US) is one of them.
The only 5 licensed derivates platforms in the United States are:
LedgerX was recently acquired by leading crypto exchange, FTX, and renamed to FTX US Derivatives.
The deal gives FTX.US a slew of licenses granted to LedgerX by the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission. As such, the exchange can move to offer crypto futures, swaps and options to U.S. retail traders.