The crypto-focused branch of the major asset manager is looking to grow its team with the addition of 10 new roles across blockchain and trading.
Financial services giant Fidelity hired Chris Tyrer, former head of Barclays’ digital assets project.
Coinbase’s director of institutional sales, Christine Sandler, has left the crypto exchange for Fidelity Investments, sources said.
Fidelity’s crypto trading and custody business is live and supporting bitcoin, but adding ether might take a while.
Fidelity Investments is looking to expand its institutional crypto asset platform to include trading services for the top five to seven cryptocurrencies by market cap.