Category: SEC

New SEC Filings Give the Impression US Regulators Approved a Bitcoin Futures ETF

New SEC Filings Give the Impression US Regulators Approved a Bitcoin Futures ETF

The price of bitcoin jumped over 8% during the last 24 hours after a number of documents stemming from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) web portal indicated that the Proshares Trust exchange-traded fund (ETF) could be listed as soon as next week. Proshares filed a post-effective amended prospectus on Friday that shows the […]

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First Bitcoin Futures ETF Could Start Trading on Monday

It appears that years after the first Bitcoin ETF proposal was filed, the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has decided to greenlight a futures-backed exchange-traded fund for the first time. ProShares, the company which filed for its Bitcoin Strategy ETF, might be the very first one to see it launch next week. It […]

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The Weekly Recap: $60K BTC, Polkadot Parachains & When ETF?

For the first time since April, Bitcoin’s price is back at $60,000. It’s a major psychological level, even though, from a technical standpoint, it doesn’t contain that much resistance. In any case, this followed a considerable weekly increase and rumors of the approval of a futures-backed Bitcoin ETF in the US. Let’s take a dive. […]

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Bitcoin Touched $60K on Reports that SEC-Approved Futures ETF is Closer than Ever

Bitcoin Touched $60K on Reports that SEC-Approved Futures ETF is Closer than Ever

Following reports that the SEC could greenlight a Bitcoin Futures ETF as early as next week, the price of the cryptocurrency skyrocketed to a six-month high above $60,000. Citing people familiar with the matter, Bloomberg said earlier on October 15th that the Securities and Exchange Commission has changed its year-long negative stance on BTC ETF. […]

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SEC Tweets About Funds Holding Bitcoin Futures — Expectations of Impending Bitcoin ETF Approval Soar

SEC Tweets About Funds Holding Bitcoin Futures — Expectations of Impending Bitcoin ETF Approval Soar

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has tweeted about investing in funds that hold bitcoin futures contracts. This has sparked optimism within the crypto community that the regulator may soon approve bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs), especially those investing in bitcoin futures. Optimism Grows That SEC Will Approve a Bitcoin Futures ETF Soon The official […]

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Bitwise Re-Files for Bitcoin ETF, Here’s Why the Firm Believes it will Secure Approval this time

Popular asset manager Bitwise has filed for a Bitcoin Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) product with NYSE Arca, a major move it is making after the rejection of its previous applications. As unveiled by the company’s Chief Investment Officer, Matt Hougan, Bitwise currently has an active Bitcoin Futures ETF application, however, the firm believes that an […]

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Coinbase unveils lobbying push for a brand new US regulator focused on digital assets

Coinbase unveils lobbying push for a brand new US regulator focused on digital assets

Coinbase has put out a sweeping proposal for a new regulatory regime over digital assets in the United States.  Released on October 14, Coinbase’s plan at its core proposes a drastic reconfiguration of U.S. financial regulation. Most notably, that includes establishing a brand new regulator with control over marketplaces for digital assets, which the firm […]

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XRP Lawsuit: SEC contends Ripple’s “boil-the-ocean” argument

The latest development in the XRP lawsuit saw the SEC respond to Ripple’s opposition letter to the plaintiff’s Letter Motion Compelling discovery of recordings of defendants’ internal meetings, where Garlinghouse, Larsen & other key employees spoke on topics relevant to disputes in the lawsuit. At this point, the case has turned into a tug of […]

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SEC approves crypto stock ETF- Volt Equity’s crypto stock ETF, is a Bitcoin ETF next?

For the first time, the SEC approved Volt Bitcoin ETF on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker “BTCR.” The Fund will invest in companies supporting Bitcoin and the blockchain industry.  For the first time, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has approved a Volt Bitcoin ETF – Volt Crypto Industry Revolution and […]

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