• Crypto trading on Robinhood spiked to 9.5M customers in first quarter

    1 day ago - By TechCrunch

    It's been a big year for crypto, and Robinhood shared some stats today providing more evidence that the crypto boom is more than just hype - at least for now.
    In a blog , Christine Brown, Robinhood's head of crypto operations, revealed that in the first quarter of 2021, 9.5 million of its customers traded crypto via the company's platform. That's up big time from the 1.7 million customers who traded crypto in the 2020 fourth quarter.
    Brown says the company's intent behind launching Robinhood Crypto in the first place was to give its customers the opportunity to buy and sell cryptocurrency...
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