Investment Bank Goldman Sachs has attracted a small number of clients for trading in derivative financial instruments on the basis of bitcoin. It is reported by The Block.

The intention of Goldman Sachs to run the settlement (not involving the delivery of underlying assets) forward contracts based on bitcoin became known in may. The source reports that the famous financial institution in parallel working on creating custody services for the holders of digital assets.

It is also known that the customers of the Bank will hold talks with its leaders to share thoughts about the industry perspectives and possible role in it, Goldman Sachs.

It is noteworthy that the source of The Block has refuted reports that Goldman Sachs is actively exploring the launch of derivatives on the basis of Ethereum, previously published news site Abacus Journal.

ForkLog previously reported that Goldman Sachs and the company of billionaire Mike Novogratz Galaxy Digital Ventures invested $15 million into the company BitGo, specializing in services for the storage of scriptaction.