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TradingView customers almost quadruple from 2 million last June to over 8 million as the price of bitcoin and other crypto assets surged almost 1,000% against the dollar.
Fortune reported on Thursday that Cohen has invested in crypto asset hedge fund Autonomous Partners through his vehicle Cohen Private Ventures. Autonomous, which was founded last year, has also raised money from Union Square Ventures and Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong.
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‘A new era for capital markets’: The Swiss stock exchange is launching its own cryptocurrency exchange
SIX, the owner and operator of the Swiss stock exchange, is launching a new fully-regulated crypto exchange. The move comes despite a slump in price and volumes in crypto since the start of the year.
JPMorgan built an online bank for millennials, and it should have apps like Acorns and Stash worried
I tried it out and some of its features should worry personal finance startups.
Here’s what it’s like to visit ‘Crypto Valley’ — Switzerland’s picturesque blockchain version of Silicon Valley
Zug is home to over 50 companies involved in cryptocurrencies and there are many more professional services firms tending to their tax, legal, and accounting needs.
BANK OF ENGLAND: ‘Cryptographic technologies have significant potential to benefit the financial system’
Bank of England deputy governor Sam Woods has written to bank, insurance, and investment firm CEOs about "existing or planned exposure to crypto-assets." Woods says these new assets are risky but sets out a framework for companies to use when assessing the risk if they do want to invest.
‘Enthusiasm has slowed’ for creating national cryptocurrencies: ‘The unknown risks are potentially large’
"The whole technical issue, which excited everyone, really takes second place to this conceptual policy issue. The mood now is: everyone is monitoring it, some are experimenting with it, heavily, but I think everyone is waiting for someone else to do it first so we can."
Central bankers claim bitcoin could break the internet — the crypto world thinks they’re missing the point
The Bank of International Settlements on Sunday said bitcoin is "a poor substitute for the solid institutional backing of money." Critics in the crypto world say the report missing the point — bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are still in development and shouldn't be judged yet.
The crypto boom is like the dotcom bubble but that’s not a bad thing: ‘Selling crypto now is like selling Apple in 2001’
Yoni Assia, the CEO of eToro, told BI this week: "95% are going to end as nothing because that’s startup funding." Many others in the industry agree. But those that do survive have the potential to be huge, he believes.