Last week, a buy order for 50,000 contracts of ether options – with a $400 strike price and expiring in June – appeared on Deribit’s order book, raising alarm bells in the crypto community. As of press time, ether was priced around $1,300, so the options trade would pay off if the ether price slid 69% in less than six months. On Deribit, one ether options contract represents one ETH.
- Crypto Markets Today: Big Options Trade in Ether Market Would Profit from 69% Price Slide
Written by Bankerage Published on January 10, 2023