The benchmark was launched on April 25th 2022, all data displayed previous to this date is that of a benchmark for a now ceased benchmark for Litecoin-USD that was previously provided by CF Benchmarks


The CME CF Litecoin-Dollar Reference Rate (LTCUSD_RR) is a once a day benchmark index price for Litecoin that aggregates trade data from multiple Litecoin-USD markets operated by major cryptocurrency exchanges that conform to CF Benchmarks rigorous regulatory requirements. Calculated every day since its launch on 25th April 2022, it is the most trusted source for Litecoin pricing and the pre-eminent price benchmark for Litecoin risk settlement being a Registered Benchmark under EU BMR. The CME CF Litecoin-Dollar Reference Rate is the settlement index for contracts listed by Crypto Facilities MTF.

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Usage & Licensing

The CME CF Litecoin-Dollar Reference Rate (LTCUSD_RR) is an investible price benchmark with design features that promote replicability, manipulation resistance and index integrity. Its calculation is to the highest regulatory standards and is regulated by the UK FCA under EU BMR.

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