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SEC Commissioner Says Time Is Right for Bitcoin ETFs — 3 Funds Pending

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is currently reviewing three bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs), one of which was filed last week to track the prices of two cryptocurrencies. An SEC commissioner said at the Consensus conference on Monday that the time is right for…

Crescent Crypto files application for new crypto-based ETF with SEC

Crescent Crypto Index Services LLC has filed an application with the  US Securites and Exchange Commission (SEC) for a cryptocurrency-backed exchange-traded fund (ETF). A Crypto-Backed ETF The firm, which is a subsidiary of Crescent Crypto Asset Management LLC, a financial services provider that manages a…

Top 3 Crypto Trends That Might Go Big in Q2 2019

So far 2019 has brought a significant change to the crypto industry. Q1 of this year has seen the rise of the idea of IEOs, the crypto space has finally managed to shake off the bears, and numerous coins throughout the industry have seen their…

Bloomberg: SEC Required Two ETF Funds to Take Blockchain Off Their Tickers

The U.S. SEC reportedly encouraged some funds to change their ETF descriptions. The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) reportedly required two funds to eliminate the word “blockchain” from their monikers, Bloomberg writes April 12, citing sources familiar with the matter. The exchange-traded funds…

Now You Can Use Qtum to Trade on Global Markets

Qtum, an open source public blockchain platform for decentralized applications and smart contracts, announced today that its native cryptocurrency, QTUM, can now be used to invest in traditional markets on mobile trading app Quantfury. The partnership is designed to help Qtum’s Asian user base, which…

SEC Announces Another Bitcoin ETF Delay

The question of Bitcoin ETF still remains in the air, as the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announces another delay. The regulator has been receiving crypto ETF applications for a long time now, and while most of them were rejected, several requests received high…

A Brief History of the SEC’s Reviews of Bitcoin ETF Proposals

Bitcoin ETF proposals show the SEC softening its views and the public remaining ambivalent. It may span only a couple of years, but the history of Bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs) and the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is already a long one. Back…

US SEC Postpones Making A Decision On Bitwise BTC ETF Once Again

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in the United States is once again in our crypto news but this time for being lazy after postponing making a decision regarding the bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) of Bitwise. Bitwise reaches the SEC waiting list after it initially…