This is big news! The NYSE is now tracking Bitcoin as an index! One more good reason to stop by our ATM, and buy some Bitcoins today!
“The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) has today announced the launch of a bitcoin price index (NYXBT).
NYXBT will represent the daily US dollar value of one bitcoin at 4pm (BST) and will be published on the NYSE Global Index Feed (GIF).
For a limited period it will also be viewable on the NYSE’s website.
Thomas Farley, NYSE group president, said in a statement:
“Bitcoin values are quickly becoming a data point that our customers want to follow as they consider transacting, trading or investing with this emerging asset class.”