Goldman Sachs has decided to begin a trading operation to trade bitcoin, becoming the first major bank to do so; the New York Times reports the bank is about to begin using its own money to trade with clients in a variety of contracts linked to the price of Bitcoin; the move comes in response to clients inquiring about trading the virtual currency. Source.
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