Category: Bequant

Coinbase Buys Tagomi as ‘Foundation’ of Institutional Trading Arm

San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is finally acquiring Tagomi, a prime brokerage platform specializing in digital asset trading. Announced Wednesday, the two companies said the deal is expected to be finalized later this year, without disclosing the financial terms....

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Down 26%: Bitcoin Sees Worst Sell-Off in 7 Years as Coronavirus Spurs Flight to Safety

Bitcoin (BTC) suffered its biggest drop in seven years, as fears over the spreading coronavirus triggered a new wave of selling in everything from stocks and junk bonds to cryptocurrencies. This came despite a new European Central Bank pledge...

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You Call That Volatility? Bitcoin Traders Scoff at Wall Street’s Gyrations

It was just another Monday in the notoriously volatile cryptocurrency markets, which stay open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Traders in the 11-year-old digital-asset industry described few changes in business activity or sentiment as coronavirus-related fears...

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