Cryptocurrency exchange Gemini began to insure digital assets of users. This was reported by the portal CoinDesk, citing the press center of the marketplace.

The statement of the press service of the platform brothers the Winklevoss noted that all crypto-currencies, which are under the control of clients will be insured by global company Aon. She specializiruetsya not only insurance services, but also engaged in crisis management and work with pension savings.

Yusuf Hussain managing risk at Gemini, said that the users need complete range of insurance protection because of investments in digital asset is a risky enterprise. Therefore, the marketplace is ready to offer investors a full range of insurance services that are available to players in the traditional financial market.

He said:

Work with insurers allows us not only to protect its clients, but also establishes a framework for consumer protection in the cryptocurrency industry as a whole.