This is hardly surprising, says CNBC, as "digital currencies often move in lockstep with Bitcoin, which accounts for more than half of the digital currency market". Overall, EOS seems to be down by roughly 15 percent over the last 24 hours, making it one of the largest single-day losses over the past week.
There is no obvious single event that precipitated the price collapse, which started on Wednesday.
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In July, the US Securities and Exchange Commission rejected a second attempt by Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, founders of crypto-exchange Gemini, to list shares of what would have been the first-ever bitcoin exchange-traded fund. Chavez said that the rumors that Goldman Sachs is dropping plans to create a bitcoin trading center are clearly "fake news".
At the time, a number of purported inside sources said the firm abandoned the plans due to regulatory issues. It reasonably suggests that the owners want to sell them and that drops the respective crypto price.
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While Bloomberg had originally reported at the end of a year ago that Goldman Sachs was working on the implementation of a cryptocurrency trading desk to be launched in 2018, a story out of Business Insider earlier this week claimed that the project had been shuttered. In any case, the Goldman news, whether fake or not, has had an effect on the crypto market but "it is only a temporary setback and won't have a meaningful impact". He revealed that the claim of "opening a crypto trading desk" was a misinterpretation of the company's message back in December. The firm is now working on the Bitcoin futures as the clients wanted physical Bitcoin. "Since cryptocurrencies are considered to have potential, and are something many people are watching, we'll need to learn the strengths and weaknesses", he said.
Otherwise, the bank is still largely thinking about how to respond to client interest when it comes to virtual currencies.
When speaking about a custodial solution for Bitcoin, Chavez said Goldman does not now see an "institutional grade custodial solution".
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Ultimately, Goldman Sachs are interested in having an institutional grade custodial solution in the long run.