Frank Chaparro - Mostly Bitcoinhttp://www.mostlybitcoin.comAn aggregator of news about Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.en-usCopyright (C) 2018 Mostly Bitcoin 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
Business Insider: Facebook has talked to crypto project Stellar about its blockchain efforts — and it could show how the social media giant is pushing into finance (FB)BI PRIME: Facebook is speaking with several crypto projects as it explores ways it can use blockchain. The speed of certain blockchains over traditional financial pipes-and-plumbing is one of the most…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/48715Fri, 10 Aug 2018 09:00:38 -0700
Business Insider: Instinet's CEO is preparing to leave, and a new hire from Goldman Sachs might take his placeBI PRIME: Instinet CEO Jonathan Kellner took on the top position at the firm in April 2014. Former Goldman Sachs electronic trading executive Ralston Roberts is cited as a potential replacement for…

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/48701Fri, 10 Aug 2018 07:25:36 -0700
Business Insider: The crypto bear market has been a blessing for this bitcoin trading firm's booming new businessThe crypto market's bearish turn has been a blessing for a booming business run by a crypto trading firm.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/48607Thu, 09 Aug 2018 08:22:50 -0700
Business Insider: 2 of the largest crypto exchanges have snagged veteran Wall Streeters as they build out businesses to lure in billion dollar investorsBI PRIME: Two of the largest players in the crypto space have snagged employees from top Wall Street banks for similar roles, according to people familiar with the matter.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/48511Wed, 08 Aug 2018 06:56:22 -0700
Business Insider: Goldman Sachs is reportedly looking to take another step into crypto with a custody product (GS)As reported by Bloomberg, the bank is eyeing a custody product aimed at crypto funds.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/48353Mon, 06 Aug 2018 06:35:18 -0700
Business Insider: Wall Street bankers are adding a so-called Weinstein clause to deals as part of #MeToo scrutinyWall Street dealmakers are putting in place new provisions to help protect clients from #MeToo scandals.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/48307Sat, 04 Aug 2018 12:30:00 -0700
Business Insider: NYSE owners' plan for a new crypto ecosystem has one detail that crypto traders have been crying for —and it might reel in Wall StreetBI PRIME: Everyone is focusing on buying Starbucks coffee with crypto, but ICE's plan for a crypto exchange is a big deal for a much wonkier reason.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/48300Sat, 04 Aug 2018 10:53:08 -0700
Business Insider: The owner of the New York Stock Exchange is teaming up with Microsoft and Starbucks to build an 'ecosystem' for cryptoThe firm says it'll serve as a global ecosystem for crypto and was in the works for over a year.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/48216Fri, 03 Aug 2018 06:03:58 -0700
Business Insider: IT'S OFFICIAL: Apple is the first US company worth $1 trillion (AAPL)Shares of Apple climbed Thursday to hit the magic number of $207.05, making it the first US company to reach a market value of $1 trillion. The latest sur...

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/48217Fri, 03 Aug 2018 05:31:00 -0700
Business Insider: A top Morgan Stanley electronic trading exec is out (MS)BI PRIME: Brian Gallagher, a managing director of sales in Morgan Stanley's equities electronic trading business who was with the firm since 2003, exited the bank in recent weeks.

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http://mostlybitcoin.com/article/48026Tue, 31 Jul 2018 13:55:44 -0700