Category: Bitcoin ETF

Study: AUM of Crypto Investment Products at Record Lows in June, Trust Products Garner Lowest Total Since December 2020

Study: AUM of Crypto Investment Products at Record Lows in June, Trust Products Garner Lowest Total Since December 2020

The latest data from Cryptocompare shows that assets under management (AUM) of crypto investment products reached record lows during the month of June. The data also shows 21 Shares Short Bitcoin ETP as the only digital investment product that registered a positive 30-day return (30.8%) as of June 23. Three Arrows Capital Insolvency Factor The […]

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VanEck Files Another Application With the SEC for a Spot Bitcoin ETF

VanEck Files Another Application With the SEC for a Spot Bitcoin ETF

The global investment manager VanEck seems quite determined to introduce a spot Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) in the United States. Despite its previous rejections, the company filed a new application with the SEC. VanEck Tries Again It has been evident that one of VanEck’s main goals is to list an ETF that tracks the performance […]

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SEC Rejects Grayscale Spot Bitcoin ETF Sparking Lawsuit

SEC Rejects Grayscale Spot Bitcoin ETF Sparking Lawsuit

On June 29, the U.S. securities regulator rejected the proposal by Grayscale to list a spot Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) on the NYSE Arca exchange. According to the SEC, the proposal did not meet standards designed to prevent fraudulent and manipulative market practices. It stated that the rejection was not based on an “assessment of […]

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Grayscale CEO: The Launch of Short Bitcoin ETF Is Positive for Crypto

Grayscale CEO: The Launch of Short Bitcoin ETF Is Positive for Crypto

Michael Sonnenshein, the CEO of the leading crypto asset manager, Grayscale Investments, believes the launch of ProShares’ Short Bitcoin Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF) could be a positive sign for the industry. SEC Becoming More Comfortable With Bitcoin In a Twitter thread on Tuesday, Sonnenshein noted that he believes the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) […]

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More Than Half of Wealthy Asian Investors Held Crypto in Q1 2022: Accenture

More Than Half of Wealthy Asian Investors Held Crypto in Q1 2022: Accenture

Multi-national IT services giant Accenture published a new survey analyzing wealthy Asian investors’ portfolios on digital assets, noting that a majority of them are interested in directly or indirectly holding cryptocurrencies. The survey was conducted on the basis of 3,200 participants – from Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, and more – who have investable assets […]

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3iQ Launches BTC, ETH Feeder ETFs in Australia 

3iQ Launches BTC, ETH Feeder ETFs in Australia 

3iQ Digital Asset Management has launched Bitcoin and Ether Feeder ETFs in Australia. Listed on Cboe Australia on June 6, these funds will invest in Canadian-domiciled 3iQ CoinShares Bitcoin ETF and 3iQ CoinShares Ether ETF. Exposure to BTC, ETH Investments These ETF products are aimed at providing Australian investors with an opportunity to leverage potential […]

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Australia’s First Crypto ETFs Received Lukewarm Receptions Amid Rising Market Volatility

Australia’s First Crypto ETFs Received Lukewarm Receptions Amid Rising Market Volatility

Australia’s First Crypto spot ETFs have witnessed extremely low trading volume since the launch back in the mid of May. On the debut of 21Shares’ spot Bitcoin and Ethereum ETFs, the volume was only around $656,000 and $415,000 respectively. The two Crypto spot ETFs in Australia have both been coldly received by investors since they […]

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One River Carbon Neutral Bitcoin ETF Trust Denied by the SEC

One River Carbon Neutral Bitcoin ETF Trust Denied by the SEC

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission continues to deny applications for Bitcoin ETFs. The latest one is the proposed rule change to list and trade shares of the One River Carbon Neutral Bitcoin Trust. The SEC has denied yet another application to launch a Bitcoin ETF. On May 27th, the Commission issued a notice […]

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SEC Approves Valkyrie’s Bitcoin Futures ETF

SEC Approves Valkyrie’s Bitcoin Futures ETF

The US Securities and Exchange Commission has approved yet another proposal for a futures Bitcoin ETF. According to the official document, Valkyrie’s XBTO Bitcoin Futures Fund is the latest such product to have secured approval from the SEC. Valkyrie XBTO Bitcoin Futures Fund was first filed in August 2021, and its approval follows that of […]

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Samsung Asset Management Will List Asia’s First Blockchain ETF in Hong Kong

Samsung Asset Management Will List Asia’s First Blockchain ETF in Hong Kong

Samsung Asset Management – Korea’s largest asset manager – plans to list a blockchain-focused ETF in Hong Kong before July. This is reportedly the first ETF in Asia that will include actual cryptocurrency exposure. Asia’s First Blockchain ETF As reported by the South Korean business newspaper Hankyung, the fund will resemble Amplify’s Transformational Data Sharing […]

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