Tag: BTC ETF

BTC ETF
March 02, 2020 BY Steffy Bogdanova

Hester Peirce’s final battle with SEC as Wilshire Phoenix BTC ETF is rejected

Securities and Exchange Commissioner (SEC) Commissioner Hester Peirce has issued a statement expressing her disagreement with the Commission’s rejection of Wilshire Phoenix’s Bitcoin Exchange Traded Fund application. Peirce criticizes the SEC for unfair and narrow-minded treatment of Bitcoin-related products. Her term ends in a little over three months, in the beginning of June, some suggest…

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BTC ETF
October 10, 2019 BY Valentina Kirilova

Updated: The SEC rejects the Bitwise Bitcoin ETF proposal

Late evening shocker on the financial airways – The SEC rejects the Bitwise Bitcoin ETF proposal, well before Monday’s deadline decision date. Reporters on the late shift suddenly went into high gear, filling nearly every news channel with the shocking news. Matt Hougan, Bitwise's Head of Research, had just told everyone that, “We're closer than…

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October 10, 2019 BY Valentina Kirilova

Daily Market News: Fed is fighting for survival

Mati Greenspan, Senior Market Analyst at FX broker eToro, has provided his daily commentary on traditional and crypto markets for October 10, 2019. The text below is an excerpt and does not contain the full analysis. Hi Everyone, Perhaps one of the oddest harbingers in our current global economy is the staggering amount of negative-yielding…

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BTC ETF
October 10, 2019 BY Valentina Kirilova

SEC rejects the Bitwise BTC ETF proposal before the mandated deadline

SEC, in surprise move, rejects the Bitwise BTC ETF proposal before the mandated deadline. According to Cointelegraph and Coinbase, the SEC hurriedly put out a press release after hours on Wednesday to announce its negative decision. The regulator cited that the Bitwise proposal was not “designed to prevent fraudulent and manipulative acts and practices”. The…

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