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What Comes After the Futures? The Next Chapter for Bitcoin

What Comes After the Futures? The Next Chapter for Bitcoin

On the ninth anniversary of Satoshi Nakamoto’s white paper, one of the world’s most respected derivatives providers, the CME Group, announced it would launch a regulated bitcoin futures market. Not to be understated, this was a pivotal moment in bitcoin’s history, and quite simply, the future has never been brighter. It’s safe to say that 2017 has […]

Industry Executives Think a Bitcoin ETF Is on Its Way

Industry Executives Think a Bitcoin ETF Is on Its Way

Bitcoin exchange-traded funds are coming, helped by the emergence of derivatives on the digital currency, according to industry executives. Don Wilson, founder of Chicago-based trading powerhouse DRW Holdings LLC, said on a panel at the Futures Industry Association annual conference in Chicago that it seemed obvious that futures and options will lead to an ETF. […]

New Bitcoin ETF Effort Launched by Money Management Firm

New Bitcoin ETF Effort Launched by Money Management Firm

A US-based money manager wants to launch an exchange-traded fund (ETF) tied to the price of bitcoin. VanEck, which is headquartered in New York, is seeking to create the “VanEck Vectors Bitcoin Strategy ETF”. The goal, SEC filings reveal, is to have the ETF listed on the Nasdaq exchange. According to a preliminary prospectus published on August […]