INTERACTIVE Brokers Group announced on Monday that their platform now supports low-cost cryptocurrency trading. “U.S.
,” according to Reuters. Bitcoin, ethereum, litecoin, and bitcoin cash will now be available for trading and custody alongside stocks, options, futures, bonds, mutual funds, and exchange-traded funds for U.S. clients of the brokerage. ”
Meanwhile, there was talk of Walmart accepting Litecoin as a form of payment, but the retailer quickly dismissed the claims as false. Floki-themed Dogecoin had previously soared after Tesla CEO Elon Musk shared a photo of his Shiba Inu dog. On Sunday, Musk tweeted a photo of his pet dog, writing “Floki has arrived” – but his tweet sparked a surge in Dogecoin knock-offs with the word “Floki” in their names, according to Benzinga Pro.
The news comes after Ukraine legalized Bitcoin following El Salvador’s adoption of it as legal tender.