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SEC Restarts Clock on Proposed ‘Bitcoin and T-Bills’ ETF

SEC Restarts Clock on Proposed ‘Bitcoin and T-Bills’ ETF

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is again soliciting comments on a proposed exchange-traded fund (ETF) based around bitcoin and Treasury bonds. According to a public filing published Tuesday, investment management firm Wilshire Phoenix and NYSE Arca filed an amendment to their ETF proposal earlier this month to address issuance and redemption for the securities […]

The five most important dates for Bitcoin until 2020

The five most important dates for Bitcoin until 2020

The crypto industry is gearing up for an event-packed few months. From the resolution of the New York Attorney General’s injunction against Bitfinex and Tether to the final decisions of the long-awaited cryptocurrency ETFs, here’s a list of some of the most relevant dates in the crypto industry to keep an eye on. Aug. 22: New York Attorney General’s […]

Attendance is ‘Off the Charts’ at Bitcoin Education Events: TD Ameritrade VP

Attendance is ‘Off the Charts’ at Bitcoin Education Events: TD Ameritrade VP

Steven Quirk, the Executive VP of Trading and Education at TD Ameritrade, an Omaha, Nebraska-based broker that manages one of the world’s largest online trading platforms, has revealed that institutional interest in cryptoassets has increased significantly. “When You Open The Door,” A Lot Of People Will Want To Trade Crypto Quirk argued that recent fluctuations […]

Bitcoin Cash [BCH] Gains 24% Over The Weekend; Bottom on BCH Called By Leading Analyst

Bitcoin Cash [BCH] Gains 24% Over The Weekend; Bottom on BCH Called By Leading Analyst

Bitcoin Cash (BCH), the instantaneous low-cost fork of Bitcoin has gained 24% in value over the weekend and 6% on the daily index. While Bitcoin has been unable to break past the $4100, the alternative Hard Fork seems to be gaining traction. The 24-hour trading volume on BCH also exceeded 500 million dollars in the past […]

A Blockchain ETF Is Launching on the London Stock Exchange Today

A Blockchain ETF Is Launching on the London Stock Exchange Today

Investment management company Invesco is launching a blockchain exchange-traded fund (ETF) on the London Stock Exchange today. For the effort, Invesco has partnered with London-based Elwood Asset Management, an investment firm specializing in digital assets, to launch the product called the “Invesco Elwood Global Blockchain UCITS ETF.” Elwood announced the news Monday, saying the ETF is designed […]

CME BITCOIN FUTURES VOLUME SOARS AMID BUOYANT PRICE

CME BITCOIN FUTURES VOLUME SOARS AMID BUOYANT PRICE

CME FUTURES: RAGS TO RICHES IN 2 WEEKS After Bitcoin price (BTC) $3992.38 +0.24% rose to almost $4000 within 24 hours, CME saw a daily all-time high of over 18,000 contracts trading on February 19. The data confirmed the correlation between futures activity and price, with BTC/USD since halting its advance to hover around $3970. The activity bucks a trend, […]

Countdown Restarts Tomorrow for SEC Decision on CBOE-VanEck Bitcoin ETF

Countdown Restarts Tomorrow for SEC Decision on CBOE-VanEck Bitcoin ETF

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) may make an initial decision on not one, but two different bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETFs) proposals by April 5. A bitcoin ETF proposal submitted (for a second time) by VanEck, SolidX and the Cboe BZX Exchange is expected to be formally published in the Federal Register Wednesday, kicking off the initial […]

SEC Commissioner Says Bitcoin ETF Will Be Approved ‘Eventually’

SEC Commissioner Says Bitcoin ETF Will Be Approved ‘Eventually’

A commissioner at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) believes a bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) will ultimately be approved. Robert J. Jackson Jr., in an interview published by government-focused news source Roll Call on Wednesday, said: “Eventually, do I think someone will satisfy the standards that we’ve laid out there? I hope so, yes, and I […]

Bitcoin ETF Will ‘Eventually’ Be Approved, SEC Commissioner Says

Bitcoin ETF Will ‘Eventually’ Be Approved, SEC Commissioner Says

In a soon-to-be-published interview, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Commissioner Robert J. Jackson Jr. has recently revealed he expects a Bitcoin Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF) to “eventually” be approved, as a proposal is set to satisfy all of the regulator’s requirements. According to a tweet published by Adjunct Professor at NYU Stern Drew Hinkes, Jackson believes it’s a […]