Tag Archives: Bitcoin ETF

SEC Launches FinHub – A Fintech Portal to Help Blockchain Startups

US regulator the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has launched its dedicated fintech “strategic hub,” commissioner Hester Peirce confirmed October 18. FinHub ‘Here For Fintech’ The platform, known as FinHub, brings together multiple aspects of US regulation with the aim of guiding the nascent financial technology industry as it grows. “Finally FinHub is here for FinTech,” Peirce wrote… Read More »

A Bitcoin ETF is “Years Away,” Says The CEO of Pantera Capital

During a panel discussion on investing at Bloomberg’s Institutional Crypto conference in New York City, Dan Morehead, CEO of Pantera Capital said yesterday 15 October 2018 that based on his experience, the possibility of a Bitcoin ETF is far from now. Dan Morehead is known by the community for his bullish position on Bitcoin and the crypto markets.… Read More »

Pantera Capital CEO: A Bitcoin ETF is ‘Years Away’

Pantera Capital CEO Dan Morehead believes a Bitcoin-ETF approval is insignificant in comparison to Bakkt and Fidelity launching cryptocurrency trading platforms for institutional investors. Too Early for a Bitcoin ETF, Says Pantera Capital CEO Yesterday, Pantera Capital founder and CEO, Dan Morehead spoke with Messari director of business development and panel moderator Katherine Wu at Bloomberg’s Institutional Crypto… Read More »

Analyst: Bitcoin Needs Blessing From SEC to Rally, Market Desperate

Advertisement Naeem Aslam, chief market analyst at Think Markets UK, has stated that Bitcoin needs a blessing from the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to revitalize and experience a recovery in price. According to Aslam, the approval of the first Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF), which would allow accredited investors and individual traders in US markets to invest… Read More »

Optimism Rises Despite Likely ETF Delays

Optimism has been growing concerning SEC approval for proposed Bitcoin ETFs. However, further delays for a final decision are probably going to occur. One of the bigger unanswered questions inside of the cryptocurrency world has to do with the SEC’s final decision on a variety of Bitcoin ETFs. In August, the regulatory body rejected nine proposed ETFs, but seemingly… Read More »

The SEC Sets Deadline to File Comments for or Against Bitcoin ETF Applications

The U.S. Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) is getting ready to review its decisions regarding Bitcoin ETF applications. With this in mind, the SEC is inviting parties or persons to file public statements in support of, or in opposition to, Bitcoin ETFs. This review could affect nine Bitcoin ETF applications. The SEC Gets Ready to Review its Decisions on… Read More »

CNBC Analyst Predicts Bitcoin Price Is ‘About To Explode,’ Citing ETF Buzz

Advertisement Cryptocurrency analyst Ran Neuner — host of the CNBC show Crypto Trader — believes BTC prices are “about to explode,” citing bullish market buzz about the near-term possibility of an SEC-approved bitcoin ETF. “I just bought bitcoin for my parents. It’s too obvious that it’s about to explode,” Neuner tweeted on October 7. Neuner said the mounting expectation that… Read More »

Gemini Expands its Product Offering as it Adds Insurance for Cryptocurrency

After being rejected of a Bitcoin ETF twice, Winklevoss twins promoted Gemini continues to add other crypto product in its offering to stay in line with its vision of being a crypto giant. According to the recent announcement Gemini has announced that the exchange has partnered with leading insurers to provide coverage on custodial digital assets. Gemini educates… Read More »

Bitcoin’s Low Volatility Might Mean Price Manipulation Is Waning

Since its inception, Bitcoin has exhibited a highly volatile nature. However, during the past few days, Bitcoin’s price volatility has fallen to the lowest level of 2018. The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) will most likely view Bitcoin’s calmer price oscillations favorably. Low Volatility Signals That Investors Are Now Holding to Bitcoin Bitcoin’s (BTC) 00 volatility has… Read More »

SEC Files Multiple Amendments Related to Bitcoin ETFs

The Securities and Exchange Commission  (SEC) seems determined to fix its past mistakes and, in a sign of its willingness to rectify, yesterday issued an amendment to the proposed rule change to list and trade shares of the GraniteShares Bitcoin ETFs. SEC Logo The document issued shortly after 8 pm UTC on October 4, 2018, brings a glimpse… Read More »