Category: ETF

Fidelity investments files for metaverse ETF following rejection of its spot Bitcoin ETF application

The fourth-largest fund manager in the US, Fidelity Investments, has now filed for a metaverse ETF with the SEC. The firm’s spot Bitcoin ETF was rejected alongside others with the regulator citing concerns of fraud, manipulation, and investor protection. After the US SEC (Securities and Exchange Commission) turned down Fidelity Investment’s spot Bitcoin ETF (exchange-traded […]

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World’s Largest Asset Manager Blackrock Files for Blockchain Tech ETF

World’s Largest Asset Manager Blackrock Files for Blockchain Tech ETF

The New York-based multinational investment management corporation Blackrock has filed an application with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for a blockchain tech exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Ishares blockchain tech ETF aims to track the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) index called the Factset Global Blockchain Technologies Index. Blackrock Files to Launch a Blockchain ETF The investment […]

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BlackRock files for ETF to track performance of blockchain and crypto company-focused index

BlackRock files for ETF to track performance of blockchain and crypto company-focused index

BlackRock’s iShares filed Friday to create a new “blockchain and tech ETF” that will track the performance of an index that follows companies working in this area. According to the filing, the ETF will track the NYSE FactSet Global Blockchain Technologies Index. At press time, concrete information about the components of that index could not […]

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Bitcoin ETF Launch Hype Fades as Funds Slip in Value, BTC Futures Open Interest Down 38% in 2 Months

Bitcoin ETF Launch Hype Fades as Funds Slip in Value, BTC Futures Open Interest Down 38% in 2 Months

Following the charged-up debut of the Proshares bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF), Valkyrie’s bitcoin futures ETF and the Vaneck bitcoin strategy ETF, interest in these types of funds seems to have faded a great deal. After the Proshares bitcoin ETF BITO reached an all-time high on November 10, the ETF is down 39% over the last […]

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Sberbank Launches First Blockchain ETF in Russia

Sberbank Launches First Blockchain ETF in Russia

Russian banking giant Sberbank has presented the country’s first exchange-traded fund (ETF) giving investors access to the blockchain space. The new instrument holds securities of companies dealing with cryptocurrencies and the technologies that underpin them. Sberbank Introduces ETF Tracking Blockchain Economy Index The largest banking and financial services provider in Russia and the post-Soviet space, […]

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Santander Prepares to Offer Bitcoin ETF in Spain

Santander Prepares to Offer Bitcoin ETF in Spain

Santander, a leading financial institution in Spain, is preparing to offer a Bitcoin ETF to its customers in the country. This, while Spanish asset managers have been largely reluctant to embrace crypto products as part of their investment portfolio offerings to customers. Santander Bitcoin ETF in Preparation Santander will be giving the finishing touches to […]

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BTC Futures Open Interest Continues to Rise Following Bitcoin ETF Listings Last Month

BTC Futures Open Interest Continues to Rise Following Bitcoin ETF Listings Last Month

Bitcoin futures open interest continues to remain high after the launch of the first bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) on October 22. While Binance commands $5.81 billion and leads the pack, CME Group holds the second-largest position in terms of bitcoin futures open interest (OI) with $4.1 billion or 16.84% of the aggregate OI. Top Ten […]

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