Anthony Denier, CEO of Webull Monetary, not too long ago joined “The Raz Report,” the place he mentioned Webull’s enlargement into cryptocurrency buying and selling.
Bitcoin not too long ago hit new all-time highs for the primary time since 2017, and the Grayscale Bitcoin Belief (OTCQX: GBTC) has practically tripled year-to-date. Denier stated Webull is making cryptocurrency a precedence for the web buying and selling platform.
“To be trustworthy, I’m hyper-focused on cryptocurrency in the meanwhile, so I’m very pleased to say that Webull has launched our beta cryptocurrency buying and selling platform the place we at present have about 15,000 of our beta check accounts. These are buyer accounts which might be proper now buying and selling crypto,” Denier instructed Benzinga founder and CEO Jason Raznick.
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The timing for the launch was good given the eye on crypto heading into 2021, Denier stated.
“Crypto is the gold for the brand new technology. Particularly when you have got a youthful investor base, they’re very comfy with proudly owning — whether or not it’s a bitcoin, an ethereum, a Litecoin — as an asset class, and it’s now a official asset class, to hedge a portfolio,” he stated.
A Distinctive Alternative: Denier stated one of many coolest elements of the crypto marketplace for merchants is that it’s open and tradable 24 hours a day, twelve months a yr, together with on holidays corresponding to Christmas.
Traditionally, cryptocurrencies have been extraordinarily risky investments, and Denier stated Webull has made cryptocurrency a money product solely to forestall overleveraged buying and selling. Webull permits fractional buying and selling, so retail buyers can purchase and promote bitcoin in increments as little as $1.
Cryptocurrency adoption is simply one of many some ways the subsequent technology of buyers might be altering the world of finance, the CEO stated.
“There’s a literacy relating to managing your cash that I don’t suppose any technology has ever come near what they’ve at present.”
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