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Morgan Stanley appears to be stepping up its game when it comes to cryptocurrency.

The Wall Street giant’s three most recent job postings for equity-research positions on LinkedIn say “knowledge of cryptocurrency is a plus.” The associate/analyst positions are for three separate coverage areas including payments, communications equipment, and master limited partnerships (MLPs).Read more>>

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