Goldman Sachs To Offer Bitcoin Products In Q2 – April 1

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Current Bitcoin Price:Β $58,803

Bitcoin price is trading in a narrow range just below the $60,000 mark today, as short-term volatility tapers off.

Top-20 altcoins are enjoying the stability, with Ethereum jumping 7%, XRP rising 4% and Tron gaining a significant 33% on the day.

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πŸ‘‰ Goldman Sachs To Offer Bitcoin Products In Q2

Goldman Sachs plans to begin offering Bitcoin investment vehicles in the second quarter of this year, according to a CNBC interview.

Goldman’s global head of digital assets Mary Rich told CNBC that the products could include physical Bitcoin, derivatives or other investment vehicles.

According to Rich, there is a contingent of Goldman clients who are seeking Bitcoin as a hedge to inflation.

πŸ‘‰ OpenSea Selects Immutable X For Layer-2 Expansion

NFT marketplace OpenSea has selected Immutable X as its platform for a Layer-2 expansion, for faster and lower-cost transactions.

Immutable is an Australian-based firm, whose platform promises upwards of 9,000 transactions per second and zero gas fees.

πŸ‘‰ Bakkt Releases Crypto Payments App Featuring Starbucks

Bakkt has officially launched its long-awaited crypto payments app, which will allow user to manage and spend their crypto assets.

The app will also support loyalty points and vouchers, including an official partnership with Starbucks. Several other major brands such as Best Buy and Choice Hotels are also offering discounts to Bakkt App users.