TD Ameritrade Jumps Out of Gate With Bitcoin

TD Ameritrade began offering Cboe’s Bitcoin futures (XBT) to its retail investor clients this Monday, a week after the contract’s launch. Rival discount retail brokers Fidelity and Charles Schwab have made no such moves, with Schwab saying it is “weighing their associated risks.” For its part, TD Ameritrade is taking a wait-and-see approach to offering the…