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Coinbase forges deal to give BlackRock clients access to crypto

By Scott Chipolina

04 Aug 2022 · 2 min read

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You should read this article to discover all about the Coinbase deal which gives BlackRock customers direct access to crypto.

Venture will allow customers of Aladdin network to trade bitcoin directlyCoinbase has announced a deal with BlackRock to give the asset manager’s clients more seamless access to digital asset markets, in the latest sign of how a rising number of traditional investors are dabbling in crypto.

San Francisco-based Coinbase said on Thursday that it would connect to Aladdin, BlackRock’s investment technology platform. The system, which supplies essential plumbing to the global investment industry, will give clients of the world’s biggest asset manager direct access to crypto. The first token available will be bitcoin, but others may come later.

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