The New York Times reports that the parent company of the New York Stock Exchange, Intercontinental Exchange or ICE, has been working on a crypto trading platform for large investors; this news follows that of Goldman Sachs planning to start a crypto trading desk; the idea is still being worked out and has the potential to fall apart as not many institutions have bought into the crypto trend; the conversations for the platform have also been focused around swaps, which are regulated by the CFTC. Source.
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