As r/Bitcoin Hits One Million Users, State Street Claims ‘No Urgency’ for Crypto Custody

The Reddit subreddit r/Bitcoin has hit the one million user milestone, some eight years after it began. Despite the surging interest in bitcoin among the wider community, investment management giant State Street claims there is “no urgency” to develop secure crypto storage services for its clients. Also read: New Dawn: Treasury Dept. Levies Bitcoin Address Sanctions…

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The Daily: Crypto Vault in Hong Kong, ‘Herd of Institutional Investors’ in Crypto

A Hong Kong-based investment firm is planning to launch a new crypto-custody service to address the growing interest from institutional clients, and we’ve covered the story in today’s Bitcoin in Brief. Also in The Daily, billionaire Mike Novogratz expects an influx of institutional investors into the crypto space; a new survey claims 30 percent of…

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