Tom Chippas (ErisX) and Chris Isaacson (CBOE) on CBOE’s Acquisition of ErisX

Tom Chippas, the CEO of ErisX and Chris Isaacson, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at Cboe Global Markets join the show. In this episode we discuss:

  • CBOE’s acquisition of ErisX
  • Details of the acquisition and the rationale for the deal
  • CBOE’s current and future plans in the digital assets industry
  • The market structure implications for the broader digital assets ecosystem and why this combination provides for a catalyst for broader institutional adoption
  • Views on the regulatory landscape and how CBOE and ErisX are approaching the market
  • Future products that may be on the horizon
  • Broader views on the spot market, and discussion of Matt Trudeau’s, “The Next Leg of The Crypto Trade
  • The landscape for exchange traded digital asset products