Here are the ways to buy bitcoin, according to a real investor in the digital currency

May 25th, 2017

Institutional investors are also getting into the bitcoin game. For my hedge fund that invests in digital currencies like bitcoin and Ethereum, I use Genesis Trading. Block trading desks, like Genesis Trading, give institutional investors the ability to buy large amounts of bitcoin with very little slippage.

DCG's Barry Silbert: 'We're excited by blockchain – but just as excited about Bitcoin'

January 29th, 2017

Barry Silbert has spent a lot of time and care shaping his technology investment company, Digital Currency Group. Its mission: to accelerate development of a better financial system.

4th Quarter Bitcoin Trading Snapshot

January 27th, 2017

The 4th Quarter of 2015 saw robust activity on the trading desk at Genesis Global Trading, Inc. (Genesis), with the total number of transactions, the total notional value of BTC traded (USD) and the total number of BTC traded all showing sharp increases from the 3rd Quarter.

Bitcoin is one of 2015's biggest winners

December 30th, 2015

Bitcoin, the digital currency heralded as a potential successor to the global monetary system, is up about 37 percent against the U.S. dollar since the beginning of the year. The cryptocurrency went for about $313 at the beginning of the year, according to CoinDesk's composite price index, and is now changing hands at around $430.

Bitcoin Surges, Emerging From a Lull in Interest

November 5th, 2015

After a long period of quiet, the price of the virtual currency Bitcoin is surging again as signs of interest from China and Wall Street have helped kick off a new speculative frenzy.

Genesis Trading, Binary to Bid in Final Silk Road Bitcoin Auction

November 3rd, 2017

Major bitcoin industry companies including Digital Currency Group (DCG) subsidiary Genesis Trading and bitcoin hedge fund Binary Financial are set to participate in a government auction of just over 44,000 BTC (worth $18.3m at press time) to be held on Thursday.

Bitcoin Continues to Rise

November 3rd, 2015

Another day, another monster run for bitcoin traders.

Bitcoin was trading at around $240 in the beginning of October. Now – after a gain of 10% on Tuesday added to its earlier run, its closer to $400.

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