Informed: Chicago trading company Jump will perform cryptocurrency trading for Robinhood

According to Bloomberg News, the Chicago trading company Jump Trading will conduct cryptocurrency trading for the stock trading platform Robinhood, and neither side will comment. Founded in 1999 by veterans of the Chicago Board of Trade, Jump has created hundreds of millions of dollars in profits over the years and has been involved in bond and futures trading in recent years. According to people familiar with the matter, Jump began trading Bitcoin in November 2017. Founded in 2013, Robinhood received a cryptocurrency license from the New York State Department of Financial Services in January this year to provide services for the purchase, sale, and storage of seven cryptocurrencies.