Are CME Futures Manipulating the Price of Bitcoin?

Are CME Futures Manipulating the Price of Bitcoin? | CryptoGlobe

There appears to be a connection between the expiry dates of CME bitcoin futures contracts and the falling price of bitcoin, but Is this foul play, or simple coincidence? This week, the price of BTC markets witnessed a sizable $700 drop, wiping almost $10 billion off of the flagship cryptocurrency’s total value; right on cue for the expiration of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange’s bitcoin futures contracts.