Clients of smartTrade Technologies’ LiquidtyFX platform will now be able to trade cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin.
Institutional investors have held back from large-scale investing in cryptocurrencies due to lack of certainty around storage and security of digital assets.
TABB Group founder and research chairman, Larry Tabb, gives his view on the future of the buy-side, how MiFID III could come about and the rise of cryptocurrencies.
FinTech strategy also includes plans for a Robo-regulation pilot scheme and co-operation with Australian counterparts.
trueEX has established new ‘trueDigital’ business to offer non-deliverable forwards for Bitcoin on new marketplace.
OTC desk providing block trading services will soon be launched by Australian cryptocurrency exchange.
Upgraded market sentiment indices provided by Thomson Reuters now include 400 news and social media sites focused mainly on cryptocurrencies.
Mark Carney says time has come for cryptocurrencies to be held to same regulatory standards as the rest of the financial system.
Users will be able to trade, book and track bitcoin and other cryptocurrency derivatives.
General Manager at the BIS urged central banks to work alongside regulators and intervene in cryptocurrency activity.