Italian bank with 1M customers to launch BTC trading app this month

posted 10 months ago
As Italy’s national lockdown continues, a private Italian bank is planning to launch Bitcoin trading for more than one million customers.

Banca Stella’s e-money platform, Hype, plans to roll out the new Bitcoin trading app feature for its entire customer base by the end of the month. While Hype users will be able to create a Bitcoin wallet for free, the platform will charge 1% commission on BTC sales and purchases. The Hype team partnered with crypto firm Conio to create the wallet, it uses a three-key security system.
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