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Goldman Sachs announces Ethereum futures, institutional interest grows

US multinational bank Goldman Sachs Group Inc. plans to offer trading in Ethereum (ETH) futures, the company’s global head of digital assets, Mathew McDermott, told Bloomberg. Futures are financial instruments that allow traders to bet (usually with ‘leverage’) on the price movements of underlying assets without the need to hold that asset. This helps avoid […]Read More

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Goldman Sachs studies crypto as an asset class—a year after

Major American investment bank Goldman Sachs has seemingly recognized that cryptocurrencies are an emerging new asset class after all—despite stating otherwise just a year ago, according to its recent report. A part of this paper, posted on Twitter by economist Alex Krüger yesterday, explained that Goldman Sachs, among other things, turned to crypto-related companies like […]Read More

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Goldman Sachs is trading Bitcoin a year after saying crypto

US bank Goldman Sachs has launched a cryptocurrency trading team, as per a report this morning on news outlet CNBC. Goldman Sachs just formed an entire cryptocurrency trading team under their Global Currencies divsion. Last year, they called #bitcoin “not an asset class” — Documenting Bitcoin 🟩 (@DocumentingBTC) May 7, 2021 From no crypto to […]Read More

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Goldman Sachs to Offer Bitcoin Products to Wealthy Clients

Goldman Sachs will now offer Bitcoin-based investment products to clients of its private wealth management group. According to Mary Rich, the global head of digital assets, the bank will aim to offer investments in the emerging digital asset class as early as this quarter. “We are working closely with teams across the firm to explore […]Read More

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Goldman Sachs joins the Bitcoin bandwagon at the behest of

The U.S. investment bank and financial services company Goldman Sachs will offer Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies to its private wealth management group. Bitcoin proving to be an unstoppable force Mary Rich, recently appointed as Vice President of Digital Assets, Private Wealth Management Consumer and Wealth Management Division at the firm, expects rollout in Q2 this […]Read More

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22% of Goldman Sachs clients say Bitcoin is going ‘over

A small but significant percentage of the clients of US bank Goldman Sachs say that Bitcoin would cross the six-figure mark in the coming years, the bank said in a report released Thursday. Why Goldman clients like Bitcoin From the 280 respondents of a survey titled “GS Digital Assets Client Survey,” the bank found that […]Read More

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Goldman Sachs Exec Says More Institutional Investment Would Calm Bitcoin

An executive at multinational investment bank Goldman Sachs believes an increase in the participation from institutional investors is the “key” to stabilizing nascent markets such as cryptocurrencies. Speaking on CNBC’s The Coin Rush on Tuesday, Goldman Sachs’ global head of commodities research, Jeff Currie, said the cryptocurrency market “is becoming more mature” but still has […]Read More

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Crypto Wall Street: Goldman Sachs to underwrite Coinbase IPO while

Wall Street is coming for crypto and how. The two US banks have previously contended against the growth of cryptocurrencies but have turned a bright eye for Bitcoin this year.  Multiple reports over the weekend stated that while Goldman Sachs could underwrite Coinbase’s upcoming initial public offering, JPMorgan issued a client note stating that Bitcoin […]Read More