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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>>
Here are the current crypto prices:
- Ripple’s XRP cryptocurrency popped – and then sank – Monday following rumours and subsequent denial that it may get added to Coinbase. Executives from both companies will be appearing on CNBC at 5 p.m. ET Tuesday.
- Bitcoin is more likely to be trading at $US100 than $US100,000 in 10 years – according to a Harvard economist.
- These are the 10 best-selling online courses to help you understand bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies – all under $US12.
- The US Department of Justice is auctioning off another batch of bitcoin – this time worth about $US25 million at market prices.
- A small city in upstate New York is considering banning bitcoin mining.
- Thieves in Iceland have allegedly stolen 600 bitcoin mining rigs.