Frank Chaparro - Mostly Bitcoinhttp://www.mostlybitcoin.comAn aggregator of news about Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.en-usCopyright (C) 2018 Mostly Bitcoin Business Insider: Wall Street is worried that a $1 billion acquisition will allow Virtu to spy on clients, but the firm has a big plan to quell those anxietiesVirtu is trying to break into a business dominated by Wall Street's big banks: buying stock on behalf of large hedge funds and asset managers.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/52860Wed, 14 Nov 2018 11:44:08 -0800
Business Insider: Morgan Stanley is reportedly getting ready to offer clients exposure to bitcoin with a new trading product (MS)Morgan Stanley is diving deeper into the world of cryptocurrencies and is planning to offer trading of a new product tied to bitcoin, according to a Bloomberg News report.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50365Thu, 13 Sep 2018 04:42:00 -0700
Business Insider: 'This is something we have to do to push the ecosystem forward': Tyler Winklevoss explains why Gemini's launching a crypto coin pegged to the US dollarBI PRIME: Business Insider spoke with Tyler Winklevoss, the president of Gemini, about the firm's new stable coin. Gemini hopes the crypto will become a digital cash, bringing together the best of…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50240Mon, 10 Sep 2018 06:00:00 -0700
Business Insider: Coinbase, the cryptocurrency powerhouse, has doubled its staff to 500 even amid bitcoin market routBI PRIME: Coinbase, a cryptocurrency exchange, in recent weeks hit its target to double its staff in 2018.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50109Fri, 07 Sep 2018 08:39:07 -0700
Business Insider: Coinbase is exploring a bitcoin ETF, and it has sought help from $6 trillion Wall Street giant BlackRockBI PRIME: Coinbase is known for its wide-ranging business model. It's now looking to create an exchange-traded product tied to crypto, according to people familiar with the matter, as a way of…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/50050Thu, 06 Sep 2018 06:22:00 -0700
Business Insider: Wall Street has helped eliminate one of bitcoin's biggest problems, and it could fulfill 'Satoshi Nakamoto's original vision'Wall Street is helping bitcoin become more stable, according to an exec at a crypto trading tech firm.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49864Fri, 31 Aug 2018 11:26:32 -0700
Business Insider: The finance legend who pioneered the first oil ETF explains why he's not holding his breath for a bitcoin oneBI PRIME: A bitcoin ETF would likely make it easier for mom-and-pop to tap into the market, which known for its volatility and market manipulation. John Hyland, a early leader of the exchange-traded…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49509Thu, 23 Aug 2018 10:07:31 -0700
Business Insider: 'You're literally shifting deck chairs on the Titanic': Here's why the SEC probably won't approve a bitcoin ETF anytime soonBI PRIME: The SEC makes its verdict on a bitcoin-futures linked ETF on Thursday.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49469Wed, 22 Aug 2018 15:50:00 -0700
Business Insider: 'You're literally shifting deck chairs on the Titanic': Here's why the SEC probably won't approve a bitcoin ETF anytime soonBI PRIME: The SEC makes its verdict on a bitcoin-futures linked ETF on Thursday.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49458Wed, 22 Aug 2018 14:43:58 -0700
Business Insider: A big move by JPMorgan in digital investing could trigger a price war on Wall Street (JPM)BI PRIME: Fidelity, along with its rivals TD Ameritrade and Charles Schwab, is bringing down its costs to fend off upstart firms such as Robinhood, which pioneered zero-commission stock trading.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49415Wed, 22 Aug 2018 04:27:00 -0700
Business Insider: JPMorgan is quietly building what it calls a 'next-generation prediction platform' and it's betting eventually the whole world will use it (JPM)BI PRIME: The new project, called Roar, is being spearheaded by Samik Chandarana, a 19-year veteran of the bank who was appointed last year to a newly created position to unleash machine learning and…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49332Tue, 21 Aug 2018 04:00:00 -0700
Business Insider: NYU is offering free tuition to its students to fix one of the biggest problems in healthcare – but not everyone is convinced it'll workNYU announced last Thursday that it was going to offer free tuition to both its current and future medical students. The university hopes that by doing this, it will be help the US physician shortage,…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49333Tue, 21 Aug 2018 04:00:00 -0700
Business Insider: 4 bitcoin exchanges are taking a page out of the stock market's playbook, and it could be a game changer for cryptoBI PRIME: The Winkelvoss brothers' Gemini and three other exchanges have announced the creation of the Virtual Commodity Association Working Group, a body that could be a precursor to the formation of…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49246Mon, 20 Aug 2018 05:05:00 -0700
Business Insider: Crypto exchanges are set to rake in twice as much money as last year even though bitcoin is down 51%Cryptocurrency exchanges are making money hand-over-fist this year, despite a bear market that's gripped the market for digital currencies.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/49178Fri, 17 Aug 2018 12:35:26 -0700
Business Insider: The asset manager behind one of the first blockchain ETFs is preparing a $100 million crypto hedge fund even as the market sheds billionsBI PRIME: Reality Shares, the tiny asset manager known for its first-to-market blockchain exchange-traded fund, is preparing to launch a $100 million cryptocurrency hedge fund.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/48913Tue, 14 Aug 2018 11:07:58 -0700