Three senior executives at Barclays are said to be investigating how UK bank can integrate a digital assets trading desk into its markets business. The senior staff will explore how it can start trading cryptocurrencies, as more large investment banks look for ways take advantage of the fast-growing sector. The UK lender has moved its global head of energy trading, Chris Tyrer, into a full-time role leading a so-called ‘digital assets project’.
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