US options exchange partners with cryptocurrency player

This story was delivered to BI Intelligence “Fintech Briefing” subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. CBOE Holdings, which oversees the Chicago Board Options Exchange, one of the world’s largest options exchanges, has partnered Gemini Trust, a New York-based cryptocurrency exchange backed by the Winklevoss brothers, which deals in assets including Bitcoin and Ether. Under the deal, CBOE will use Gemini’s cryptocurrency market data to create new indices, and eventually, if it receives regulatory permission, to launch cryptocurrency…

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