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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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Valkyrie launches innovative balance sheet ETF

Valkyrie launches innovative balance sheet ETF

Issuer Valkyrie Funds launched a new exchange-traded fund (ETF) yesterday which holds public firms with bitcoin on the balance sheet. The Valkyrie Balance Sheet Opportunities ETF aims to give investors exposure to bitcoin by holding firms that directly or indirectly invest in, transact in or hold bitcoin on their balance sheets. That includes firms like […]

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Valkyrie Will Launch On-Chain Defi Fund Next Week

Valkyrie Will Launch On-Chain Defi Fund Next Week

Valkyrie Investments, one of the biggest cryptocurrency asset managers, has announced it will launch a so-called on-chain defi fund next week. This new fund would be substantially different than other, similar offerings, due to the location of the assets that will be available to earn yield in several protocols. $100 million has already been put […]

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Valkyrie’s bitcoin futures ETF posts trade volume worth nearly $80 million on opening day

Valkyrie’s bitcoin futures ETF posts trade volume worth nearly $80 million on opening day

Valkyrie’s bitcoin futures exchange-traded fund (ETF) listed on NASDAQ Friday, scoring an $80 million debut by the end of the day’s session. Valkyrie’s Bitcoin Strategy ETF ($BTF) opened at $25 and closed the day at $24.16, according to data from Bloomberg. In sum, the day’s volume came in at about $78 million after roughly 3.1 […]

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Valkyrie’s Bitcoin Strategy ETF Debut Listing Drops Over 4% — Proshares ETF Slides 3.5%

Valkyrie’s Bitcoin Strategy ETF Debut Listing Drops Over 4% — Proshares ETF Slides 3.5%

On Friday, the Valkyrie Bitcoin Strategy Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF) launched on Nasdaq under the ticker BTF and dropped in value not too long after the ETF first came out of the gate. The second bitcoin ETF to launch in the United States followed bitcoin’s spot price movements on Friday, as BTF started the day above […]

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Sources Say Valkyrie Bitcoin Strategy ETF Set to Launch on Nasdaq This Week

Sources Say Valkyrie Bitcoin Strategy ETF Set to Launch on Nasdaq This Week

After the Proshares Bitcoin Strategy exchange-traded fund (ETF) listed and smashed records in the first two days of trading, Vaneck’s bitcoin futures ETF was given the green light to start trading next week. Furthermore, sources say that the Valkyrie Bitcoin Strategy ETF is set to launch this week with a possible listing on Friday. Proshares […]

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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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Bitcoin ETF applicant Valkyrie raises $10 million in Series A funding

Bitcoin ETF applicant Valkyrie raises $10 million in Series A funding

Crypto asset manager Valkyrie Investments, which recently applied for a bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF), has raised $10 million in a Series A funding round. There was no lead investor in the round, said Valkyrie, but it was backed by several venture funds and angel investors, including Precept Capital Management, 10X Capital, UTXO Management, Tron founder […]

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Valkyrie Hopes to Launch ‘Innovative Balance Sheet ETF’ Backed by Companies Exposed to Bitcoin

At the end of January, the Texas-based firm Valkyrie Digital Assets filed an exchange-traded fund (ETF) registration for the “Valkyrie Bitcoin Trust” with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). This month, the cryptocurrency investment manager announced it has filed a prospectus for an ETF with the SEC based on companies that hold the leading […]

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