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Bitcoin passed $8,000 as institutional money inches closer to cryptocurrency markets

Bitcoin’s seemingly unstoppable bull run continued as it passed $8,000 for the first time around 6pm UTC yesterday (Nov. 19). The price has been flirting with $8,000 for days, probably because several signs point to the long promised arrival of institutional money in the cryptocurrency markets. One indicator is the increasing popularity of bitcoin futures. […]

Institutional money poised to enter the market — Quartz

Bitcoin’s seemingly unstoppable bull run continued as it passed $8,000 for the first time around 6pm UTC yesterday (Nov. 19). The price has been flirting with $8,000 for days, probably because several signs point to the long promised arrival of institutional money in the cryptocurrency markets. One indicator is the increasing popularity of bitcoin futures. […]

Coinbase goes after institutional investors with new cryptocurrency storage platform

Bitcoin’s value may have skyrocketed recently—it’s currently at $7643— but its association with illegal practices, fluctuating price, and security risks mean traditional institutional investors often shy away from it and other cryptocurrencies. San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase hopes to change this with its new platform for big money investors like hedge funds, family offices, and […]

Coinbase Announce Cryptocurrency Custodianship as Institutional Money Floods In

Markets and Prices It’s hard to keep pace with the spate of stories surrounding institutional support for bitcoin right now. From futures contracts to bitcoin trading desks, big money is pouring into cryptocurrency. Coinbase have thrust their weight behind the growing movement, announcing a digital custody custodianship for institutions amidst a slew […]

Coinbase’s Custody service wants to store bitcoin for institutional investors

Safely investing in and storing digital currency isn’t exactly easy, especially if you’re a large institutional firm. So to help, Coinbase just announced that they’re launching a service called Coinbase Custody, which will securely hold digital assets for institutional investors. The service will only be available to funds willing to store $10 million or more […]

Novogratz says institutional investors will soon adopt bitcoin

Mike Novogratz, the former macro hedge fund manager at Fortress Investment Group who has joined the mad dash for crypto-currencies, said mainstream institutional investors are about six to eight months away from adopting bitcoin. Novogratz said he expects major financial firms will soon start to offer bitcoin or similar products as an investment option, one […]

Hedge Funds Introduce Institutional Money to Cryptocurrency

By Alex Lielacher The exuberant rally in cryptocurrencies since the start of the year has sparked an increased interest in Bitcoin and its peers among private investors. This development has also raised eyebrows in the institutional investor community, which is finally coming around to accepting bitcoin and other digital assets as a viable asset class […]

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