Andres Cifuentes has joined BitGo, which offers custody solutions for digital assets, as executive director, institutional sales. Prior to this he was most recently at Cboe FX, having joined in an FX sales role in 2016 when the platform was still called Hotspot and was owned by BATS Global Markets, which was acquired by Cboe […]
The past few years have seen a significant number of senior figures from the FX market transition into the digital asset space. Galen Stops talks to a few of them about where they see the parallels, differences and possible convergences between the two markets. Galen Stops, editor of Profit & Loss: Where do you see […]
BitGo, which provides custody services for digital assets, has hired Nick Carmi as head of financial services, based in New York. Carmi joins from Tower Research Capital (Tower), where he was global head of the FICC business. He will report to BitGo CEO, Mike Belshe. “Nick brings the right type of experience for BitGo to […]
BitGo, a provider of cryptocurrency financial services, has partnered with Genesis Global Trading, an OTC digital currency trading firm, to provide clients with the ability to trade digital assets directly from BitGo custody.Through this partnership, client firms will be able to maintain assets in custody with BitGo Trust Company, a qualified custodian purpose-built for digital assets, while being able to get online, real-time pricing for buy and sell orders.Clients firms will also be able to execute transactions from cold storage without having to manage keys and can access Genesis’ liquidity through a network of trading partners with same day settlement directly through a BitGo Trust account.
Cinnober, a provider of exchange technology, and BitGo, which offers institutional-grade cryptocurrency security, are collaborating to provide solutions to cryptocurrency exchanges.
BitGo’s wallet solution will expand Cinnober’s trading and post-trade platform with the aim of providing an end-to-end, secure, institutional-grade digital asset exchange solution.
Through the collaboration with BitGo, Cinnober claims that it is consolidating its offering to cryptocurrency exchanges in need of a high-performance trading solution to handle increasing market volumes, expectations from institutional investors and requirements from regulators. BitGo’s wallets and custodial solutions include security key management, multi-signature setups, setting of procedures and client-driven policies to ensure assets are held in a highly secure environment.