According to CoinDesk, according to a CFTC insider, regulators are ready to approve Ethereum Futures provided it “ticks all the right boxes.”
In short these means “heard it from a friend who, heard it from a friend who, thinks that assuming X, Y, and Z then Ethereum futures should be a thing.”
That is very exciting, but one should probably wait for a little more confirmation to be really stoked.
Still, could be a great upcoming year or two for Ethereum between futures and Ethereum 2.0. So this is encouraging.
For the full story, see: Regulators Ready to Approve Ethereum Futures, CFTC Insider Says.