CME Bitcoin Futures Launch – Good or Bad for Bitcoin ? What do you think ?

https://cointelegraph.com/news/cme-bitcoin-futures-launch-possible-economic-outcomes

What do you think this means for Bitcoin ?

Is it possible the rise we saw so far was just manipulation and preparation for a bigger event ?

Since bitcoin futures doesnt require traders to actually own bitcoins would people loose interest in buying bitcoins and how do you think this will this affect the market ?

Another great read : https://www.coindesk.com/threat-bitcoin-futures/

CME Bitcoin Futures Launch – Good or Bad for Bitcoin ? What do you think ?