Bitcoin is a digital currency that enables individuals to transfer value to each other and pay for goods and services bypassing banks and the mainstream financial system.
While banks have largely steered clear of bitcoin since it emerged following the financial crisis, the virtual currency has a range of people who support it, including technololgy enthusiasts, liberterians skeptical of government monetary policy and speculators attracted by its price swings.
- Morgan Chase CEO said he regrets calling bitcoin a fraud.
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CBOE has applied with U. Any good trade is started with a difference of opinion, Tilly added. At another conference about two hours later, Dimon said that one of his daughters had bought some bitcoin. The supply of bitcoin is meant to be limited to 21 million, but there are clones of the virtual currency in circulation which have made jamie dimon bitcoin tűzkereskedő market for it more volatile.
JPMorgan and many of its competitors, however, have invested millions of dollars in blockchain, the technology that tracks bitcoin transactions.
Blockchain is a shared ledger of transactions maintained by a network of computers on the internet.
Dimon said such uses will roll out over coming years as it is adapted to different business lines. Financial institutions are hoping blockchain can be adapted to simplify and lower the costs of processes such as securities settlement, loan trading and international money transfers.
Dimon predicted big losses for bitcoin buyers. Rumors that the Chinese government is planning to ban trading of virtual currencies on domestic exchanges has weighed on bitcoin recently.