Bitfinex plans to offer options as early as 2020 in Q1, and gold-backed stable coins are also planned.

According to Paolo Ardoino, chief technology officer of Bitfinex and Tether, Bitfinex plans to offer options as early as the first quarter of 2020. Compliance with permanent swaps and a package of futures trading is coming soon. He also said that the company is planning to launch a gold-backed stable currency, Tether Gold, but did not disclose more details about the new cryptocurrency.