December 7, 2020 Bittrex launches tokenized equity shares

In a joint effort with DigitalAssets.AG, cryptoasset exchange Bittrex will facilitate trading of tokenized equity shares in companies including Apple, Netflix, Pfizer, and Google. Users will now be able to exchange both Tether (USDT) and Bitcoin (BTC) for whole and fractional shares in these companies. The move comes two months after cryptoasset exchange FTX announced it would launch tokenized equity share trading.