Inside Jump Trading: The little-known crypto kingmaker working with the world's most prominent cryptocurrency firms, and trading millions

Quick Take

  • Jump Trading is a Chicago-based high-frequency trading firm considered by many to be a power player in the digital asset market
  • But the firm is also one of the most secretive, with little information on its website
  • Seldom does the firm make announcements, but sources say its trading veteran CEO is a crypto enthusiast
  • The firm’s business spans market making on exchanges like BitMEX and working with cryptocurrency projects
One of the most active firms in the crypto trading world — working with exchanges, OTC desks, and crypto projects — is a Chicago HFT you’ve probably never heard of: Jump Trading. The firm is among the numerous active Wall Street firms in the fledgling digital currency world, alongside the likes of DRW and Susquehanna […]

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