Former Coinbase Trading Supervisor Hunter Merghart joins the crypto exchange Bitstamp

On May 8th , Coinbase trading director Hunter Merghart joined the Luxembourg crypto exchange Bitstamp as the new head of its US operations, opening the Bitstamp New York office. It was previously reported that the New York Financial Services Department ( NYDFS ) has granted the Bitstamp cryptocurrency license ( BitLicense ). Remarks: Hunter Merghart served as Barclays Bank Trading Director and Vice President of RBC Capital Markets .