America’s Oldest Bank BNY Mellon Ventures Into Cryptocurrency

BNY Mellon, the oldest bank in America, has revealed that it would be moving into cryptocurrencies. This Move is a major one for the crypto industry as it continues the rapid adoption of crypto-assets by traditional financial institutions.  Crypto custodial services The custodial bank revealed on Thursday that it would be launching a crypto-based custodial service. This service will help hold, transfer, and issue crypto-assets, including bitcoins, on behalf of its institutional clients.  BNY Mellon will also enable the transfer…

MassMutual Insurance Company Purchases $100 Million worth of Bitcoin

American insurance firm Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance (MassMutual) has revealed the purchase of $100 million worth of Bitcoin (BTC). According to reports from local media, MassMutual made the Bitcoin purchase via the New York Digital Investment Group (NYDIG). Besides, NYDIG agreed to sell a minority stake to MassMutual in a deal worth around $5 million. NYDIG is a top Bitcoin financial services company and has over $2 billion digital assets in its custody. MassMutual is considered one of the US's…