Fidelity, the $2.3 trillion investment giant, is testing out a new cryptocurrency service

  • The $2.3 trillion investor announced on Wednesday a partnership between its Fidelity Labs, the firm’s innovation center, and Coinbase, the cryptocurrency exchange serving nearly 9 million customers.
  • As part of the partnership, Coinbase users will be able to view their bitcoin, ethereum, and litecoin holdings alongside their other accounts in their Fidelity Portfolio.
  • “We are trying to create the best customer experience,” Hadley Stern, managing director at Fidelity Labs, told Business Insider.
  • Donations made in bitcoin to Fidelity Charitable, a $16 billion donor-advised philanthropic fund, grew to about $9 million in the first half of 2017.
  • Fidelity’s CEO Abigail Johnson is a bitcoin enthusiast.

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CBOE plans to launch bitcoin futures, announces agreement with Winklevoss brothers’ digital currency exchange

  • The Chicago Board Options Exchange, the largest U.S. options exchange, is planning to launch its own bitcoin derivatives trading products by early next year.
  • Pending review from the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, the CBOE Futures Exchange plans to offer cash-settled bitcoin futures in the fourth quarter of this year or sometime in early 2018, according to a Tuesday release.
  • “We’ve really come to the conclusion recently that cryptocurrencies are here to stay,” John Deters, chief strategy officer of CBOE parent CBOE Holdings, told CNBC in a phone interview.
  • Deters said the bitcoin futures, once reviewed, will be available to both institutional and retail investors.
  • The news was part of a bigger announcement Tuesday that CBOE Holdings and Gemini Trust, the digital currency exchange founded by brothers Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, have entered a multiyear exclusive global licensing agreement allowing CBOE and its affiliates to use Gemini’s market data in creating bitcoin derivatives and indexes.

CBOE Holdings and Gemini Trust announced a multiyear agreement for the Chicago Board Options Exchange and its affiliates to use Gemini’s bitcoin data.
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CBOE plans to launch bitcoin futures, announces agreement with Winklevoss brothers’ digital currency exchange

  • The Chicago Board Options Exchange, the largest U.S. options exchange, is planning to launch its own bitcoin derivatives trading products by early next year.
  • Pending review from the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, the CBOE Futures Exchange plans to offer cash-settled bitcoin futures in the fourth quarter of this year or sometime in early 2018, according to a Tuesday release.
  • “We’ve really come to the conclusion recently that cryptocurrencies are here to stay,” John Deters, chief strategy officer of CBOE parent CBOE Holdings, told CNBC in a phone interview.
  • Deters said the bitcoin futures, once reviewed, will be available to both institutional and retail investors.
  • The news was part of a bigger announcement Tuesday that CBOE Holdings and Gemini Trust, the digital currency exchange founded by brothers Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, have entered a multiyear exclusive global licensing agreement allowing CBOE and its affiliates to use Gemini’s market data in creating bitcoin derivatives and indexes.

CBOE Holdings and Gemini Trust announced a multiyear agreement for the Chicago Board Options Exchange and its affiliates to use Gemini’s bitcoin data.
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CBOE plans to launch bitcoin futures, announces agreement with Winklevoss brothers’ digital currency exchange

  • The Chicago Board Options Exchange, the largest U.S. options exchange, is planning to launch its own bitcoin derivatives trading products by early next year.
  • Pending review from the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission, the CBOE Futures Exchange plans to offer cash-settled bitcoin futures in the fourth quarter of this year or sometime in early 2018, according to a Tuesday release.
  • “We’ve really come to the conclusion recently that cryptocurrencies are here to stay,” John Deters, chief strategy officer of CBOE parent CBOE Holdings, told CNBC in a phone interview.
  • Deters said the bitcoin futures, once reviewed, will be available to both institutional and retail investors.
  • The news was part of a bigger announcement Tuesday that CBOE Holdings and Gemini Trust, the digital currency exchange founded by brothers Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, have entered a multiyear exclusive global licensing agreement allowing CBOE and its affiliates to use Gemini’s market data in creating bitcoin derivatives and indexes.

CBOE Holdings and Gemini Trust announced a multiyear agreement for the Chicago Board Options Exchange and its affiliates to use Gemini’s bitcoin data.
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New ICO Promises Mainstream Adoption of Cryptocurrencies

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  • Corion, a unified, unregulated, decentralized, mobile cryptocurrency platform operating on the Ethereum Classic blockchain, is underway in its Initial Coin Offering (ICO).
  • The ICO gives both service providers and consumers the opportunity to invest in a new cryptocurrency that allows them to help build the Corion ecosystem, a multifunctional platform allowing businesses and individuals to transact between each other on the Corion platform, which provides and hosts secure, convenient, and real-time financial transactions between members using Corion coin.
  • The ecosystem, accessible through the Corion platform, would focus cryptocurrency into mainstream usage, taking it from short-term speculative income to continuous passive income through community management.
  • To facilitate the transition of cryptocurrencies to mainstream use that Corion looks to achieve, the Corion platform features seven unique features to humanize the cryptocurrency experience for the average user.
  • These features include a marketplace that promotes commerce, a stable cryptocurrency to promote mainstream use, a reward system for users based on Schelling points which allows users to grow their coins, a multifunctional wallet that operates as the main interface of the platform, and more.

Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum, while potentially transformative on the macro level, are hard for most people to adopt on the micro-level. In…
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New ICO Promises Mainstream Adoption of Cryptocurrencies

Corion.io blockchain mainstream adoption: #ICO

  • Corion, a unified, unregulated, decentralized, mobile cryptocurrency platform operating on the Ethereum Classic blockchain, is underway in its Initial Coin Offering (ICO).
  • The ICO gives both service providers and consumers the opportunity to invest in a new cryptocurrency that allows them to help build the Corion ecosystem, a multifunctional platform allowing businesses and individuals to transact between each other on the Corion platform, which provides and hosts secure, convenient, and real-time financial transactions between members using Corion coin.
  • The ecosystem, accessible through the Corion platform, would focus cryptocurrency into mainstream usage, taking it from short-term speculative income to continuous passive income through community management.
  • To facilitate the transition of cryptocurrencies to mainstream use that Corion looks to achieve, the Corion platform features seven unique features to humanize the cryptocurrency experience for the average user.
  • These features include a marketplace that promotes commerce, a stable cryptocurrency to promote mainstream use, a reward system for users based on Schelling points which allows users to grow their coins, a multifunctional wallet that operates as the main interface of the platform, and more.

Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum, while potentially transformative on the macro level, are hard for most people to adopt on the micro-level. In…
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