• It's Not Bitcoin Trading - But J.P. Morgan Is Heading Deeper Into Crypto

    8 monthes ago - By Fortune

    As Wall Street giants circle Bitcoin and the Blockchain, the largest of the bunch by asset, J.P. Morgan , is sinking its toes in a little deeper.
    J.P. Morgan created a new position dubbed Head of Crypto-Assets Strategy, naming Oliver Harris, previously head of the banking giant's in-residence program for fintech startups, to the role. With his new title, Harris will seek out cryptocurrency projects that can be taken to market, Fortune has learned.
    Financial News first reported the news.
    Harris will work under the umbrella of J.P. Morgan's blockchain initiative, headed by Umar Farooq. The...
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  • Ethereum is top public blockchain, bitcoin No. 13 in China's new index

    8 monthes ago - By Reuters

    NEW YORK - Ethereum is the top public blockchain in the cryptocurrency space, while that of bitcoin, the original virtual currency, is ranked 13th, according to the Chinese government's first monthly Global Public Chain Assessment Index released on Thursday.
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