Bitcoin Options 101: What Are They and How Do They Work? — AAX Academy

In addition to Bitcoin futures, options contracts for Bitcoin constitute another popular product that both retail and institutional investors are looking to trade. In fact, options trading volume has increased from Q1 2020’s $8 billion to $45 billion in the fourth quarter of the year, realizing a total of $77.2 billion in 2020, according to TokenInsight. As a result, digital asset options play an important role in the crypto space while providing multiple use-cases for traders and investors.