Morgan Stanley Plans Bitcoin Trading for Clients
U.S. banking giant Morgan Stanley is planning to offer clients Bitcoin trade swaps, anonymous sources toldBloomberg Thursday, September 13.
Citing “people familiar with the matter,” the publication reveals the U.S. multinational will follow in the footsteps of fellow Wall Street players in pursuing Bitcoin exposure options.
According to the sources, Morgan Stanley “will deal in contracts that give investors synthetic exposure to the performance of Bitcoin.
The news marks the latest commitment to Bitcoin interest from Wall Street giant, Goldman Sachs last week refuting claims it had dropped plans for a Bitcoin trading desk.
A Morgan Stanley spokesperson declined to comment to Bloomberg about the plans.
In addition to the unconfirmed Morgan plans, the past week has also seen banking giant Citigroup insiders hint it is planning an entry into Bitcoin trade products.