Online Securities Brokerage Offers ‘Dark Pool’ Exchange for Large Bitcoin Trades

Online Securities Brokerage Offers ‘Dark Pool’ Exchange for Large Bitcoin Trades

TradeZero, an online securities brokerage that offers free stock trading software, has launched what it claims is the first “dark pool” exchange for bitcoin to allow institutional traders to execute large bitcoin trades outside of the bitcoin exchanges, according to Reuters. Off-exchange trading can represent 40 percent of all U.S. stock trades. The Bahamas-based company will eventually include other digital currencies such as Litecoin and Ether.TradeZero also provides commission-free trading of stocks, equities, index options and ETFs. TradeZero also provides commission-free trading of....


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