SEC Punts Decision on Wilshire Phoenix’s Bitcoin ETF Proposal to February
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has postponed making a decision on a bitcoin and U.S. Treasury bond exchange-traded fund (ETF) proposal filed by Wilshire Phoenix.
21 DECEMBER 2019
Bitwise’s rejected Bitcoin ETF proposal to be reviewed: SEC
Towards the beginning of last month, the United States’ Securities and Exchange Commission [SEC] rejected a Bitcoin Exchange Traded Fund [ETF] proposal put forward by Bitwise Asset Management.
19 NOVEMBER 2019
Analysts: Cryptocurrencies are growing thanks to Chinese money
Over the past day, the total capitalisation of digital currencies has grown by more than $8.3 billion and the main growth was shown by Bitcoin and Ethereum. The growth may be caused by Binance’s p2p platform launch, where bitcoin and ether will be traded for RMB, FxPro analysts told LetKnow.News.
12 OCTOBER 2019
US SEC Chairman on Bitcoin ETFs: ‘There Is Work Left to Be Done’
United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chairman Jay Clayton recently spoke with CNBC's Bob Pisani regarding the regulator’s latest take on Bitcoin (BTC) exchange-traded funds (ETFs).
10 SEPTEMBER 2019
SEC again delayed decisions on three bitcoin ETFs, setting new deadlines in September and October
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) again postponed decisions on three bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) proposals, according to several documents released by the regulatory agency on Monday.
13 AUGUST 2019
Bitcoin ETF Will Be Approved When This Happens: SEC Commissioner
An SEC commissioner who’s a bitcoin skeptic admits the agency is experiencing internal disagreements over how to regulate crypto. However, Robert Jackson says the SEC will be more likely to approve crypto proposals, such as a bitcoin ETF, once the industry matures.
18 JUNE 2019
US’ decision on Bitcoin ETF to set mood for Korea‘s cryptocurrency market
The bearish global cryptocurrency market has prompted investors to turn their attention to “safer” bitcoin exchange-traded funds. But South Korean institutions have kept a tight leash on the whole cryptocurrency industry, instead observing the US’ steps for the time being.
24 FEBRUARY 2019
SEC Starts Review of NYSE Arca’s Bitcoin ETF Rule Change Proposal
The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) started reviewing a rule change proposal for NYSE Arca’s Bitcoin (BTC) exchange-traded fund (ETF) on Feb. 11, according to an official document published today, Feb. 15.
15 FEBRUARY 2019
Bitcoin ETF is inevitable, says sec commissioner
A Bitcoin ETF is a matter of when, not if, for SEC Commissioner Robert J. Jackson Jr. The Commission’s lone Democrat expects a Bitcoin ETF filing to eventually satisfy all of the required standards set forth by the body.
8 FEBRUARY 2019
Abra’s Blockchain App to Let Users Invest in Fractions of Stocks, ETFs
U.S.-based crypto startup Abra is adding a new feature to its blockchain-based app that will allow global users to buy portions of traditional investment instruments.
7 FEBRUARY 2019
CBOE Resubmits the VanEck/SolidX Bitcoin ETF Proposal for SEC Approval
The race is back on to launch the first U.S. bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF), after Cboe resubmitted its joint proposal with VanEck and SolidX.
1 FEBRUARY 2019
Cboe Exchange Withdraws Proposal for VanEck-SolidX Bitcoin ETF
The Cboe BZX Exchange has withdrawn a proposed rule change that, if approved, would clear the way for a bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) backed by VanEck and SolidX.
24 JANUARY 2019