The twin Harvard graduates of Facebook fame Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss just took the stage at Disrupt NY to update everyone on their recent bitcoin projects. As a reminder, the twins have been working on an exchange traded fund (ETF) under the symbol ‘COIN’ so that old-school traders can trade bitcoins on the NASDAQ OMX. The two brothers also recently announced a new bitcoin exchange called Gemini. They want to build a fully regulated and fully compliant U.S.-based exchange.
“A lot of people don’t want to deal with the effort needed to secure your bitcoins,” Cameron Winklevoss said. “That’s why we started to build Gemini, which is a U.S.-based exchange with compliance — it’s NASDAQ, E-Trade and DTC built into one.”
[pullquote author=”Cameron Winklevoss” align=”right”]We don’t just have our skin in the game, we have our whole body in the game[/pullquote]
According to Tyler, there is a long-standing dilemma when…
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