I mentioned this the other day here:
But here’s a more in depth article about the why:
ErisX is creating what was a very interesting opportunity to have traditional capital markets with a legitimate regulated exchange that is bringing all the traditional partners on one centralized platform,” Mackenzie said. “Customers wanted to have the ability to invest in something that is transparent and that is regulated.” Another reason TD Ameritrade invested in ErisX: is expected to provide access to futures and crypto products including bitcoin, bitcoin cash, litecoin, and ethereum
So the big boys are making moves. Another positive step for cryptos.