Bitcoin futures will begin trading at 6:00 p.m. EST today on the Cboe. Anticipation for the Cboe debut, followed by one on the CME Dec. 18, has triggered wild swings in bitcoin prices over the last week. Overall, trading bitcoin futures is a positive development for the cryptocurrency says the research team at Fundstrat. Here is a rundown of Fundstrat’s thinking in what is yet another big moment for bitcoin. The firm sees bitcoin prices at $25,000 by the end of 2022, supported by the positive factors detailed below. The introduction of derivatives lays the necessary market structure for institutions to allocate cash towards cryptocurrencies, points out Fundstrat. Read more here…

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