Finance: Betting against bitcoin is about to get a lot more expensive

The cost of shorting bitcoin could skyrocket once futures trading starts on Sunday, says S3 Partners. The cost of shorting bitcoin could skyrocket once futures trading starts on Sunday, says S3 Partners. The ultra-volatile cryptocurrency has seen massive fluctuations in recent days, and making bets on either side of it is about to get more

Finance: BARCLAYS: Snap's redesign could be a turning point (SNAP)

The company is launching its biggest redesign ever, which could be a catalyst for higher revenues and a shift in the narrative around the company. The tech sector, in general, is recouping some of its recent losses. Snap is launching its biggest redesign ever, which could be a catalyst for higher revenues and a shift

Finance: Coinbase warns that its platform could crash again in the future

But it is rapidly building out its team to invest in its infrastructure. Coinbase, the cryptocurrency trading platform, experienced an outage on Thursday as bitcoin soared by $3,000 in under three hours on its platform. The company's CEO Brian Armstrong said Friday the firm expects more outages during periods of high-volumes. Coinbase is taking an

Finance: Brokerage giant TD Ameritrade is gearing up for bitcoin futures

TD Ameritrade is getting ready for Cboe Global Markets' launch of bitcoin futures on Sunday. Cboe Global Markets' bitcoin futures product launches Sunday. TD Ameritrade said it would provide its clients access to the market if it meets its standards. The firm wants to make sure the market has enough market makers, liquidity and volume.