Former Barclays Trader Moves to Japanese Crypto Exchange, No Future in Traditional Finance

Daisuke Murayama, a former Barclays trader, told Bloomberg that he took a pay cut to move from the European banking giant to Japanese cryptocurrency exchange BitFlyer. “I just didn’t see a future in traditional finance,” said Murayama, emphasizing that most of the services and products provided by traditional financial institutions are outdated and likely to The post Former Barclays Trader Moves to Japanese Crypto Exchange, No Future in Traditional Finance appeared first on CCN

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Bitcoin Startup BitGo Acquires $12 Billion Asset Custodian Kingdom Trust

The post Bitcoin Startup BitGo Acquires $12 Billion Asset Custodian Kingdom Trust appeared first on CCN Digital currency startup BitGo has entered into an agreement to acquire Kingdom Trust, a digital asset custodian that currently serves more than 100,000 clients and manages more than $12 billion in assets. BitGo Acquires $12 Billion Asset Manager Kingdom Trust The acquisition, which was announced on Thursday and is subject to regulatory approval, follows BitGo’s The post Bitcoin Startup BitGo Acquires $12 Billion Asset Custodian Kingdom Trust appeared first on CCN

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