Looking at Bitcoin’s indomitable rise, traditional banking institutions have been compelled to offer Bitcoin services to their clients. America’s two banking giant’s Goldman Sachs and Citi Group have announced offering Bitcoin derivative products and custodial solutions to its users. As Bloomberg announced, Goldman Sachs is all set to offer Bitcoin derivatives to Wall Street investors.
Goldman Sach, the American banking investment giant sees Bitcoin as a maturing asset that has drawn institutional interest in its present bull run. Jeff Currie, the Global Head of Commodities Research at Goldman Sachs in his recent interview with CNBC said that the rising institutional interest in bitcoin suggests its status as a maturing asset,
Circle acquired one of the biggest crypto exchanges, Poloniex in a $400 million deal on Monday. This event provides a clue for a rising Goldman Sachs – bitcoin interest. This combination would bring the Circle into an open competition with the biggest US exchange Coinbase. Acquisition of Poloniex cryptocurrency exchange by Circle On Monday, the cryptocurrency startup and