Exec Says Bitcoin ETF Proposals Need to Fit the SEC’s Mold

Bitcoin ETF proposals are being shot down left and right. One industry insider claims that applicants need to focus on matching the SEC’s tastes and preferences. Bill Barhydt, the top executive of Abra, a Bitcoin 00 start-up, spoke with CNBC‘s Squawk Box Europe on Tuesday. According to CNBC, ETF applicants: “[…] haven’t fit the financial archetype that the U.S. Securities […]

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Bitcoin Price Breaks $7000 Resistance To Hit Surprise Multi-Week High

Bitcoin price briefly broke above $7000 August 28, hitting a new high of $7051 on major exchanges – its highest since August 7. ETF Fever Decouples From Bitcoin Price Data from Bitcointicker and other sources confirm the multi-week highs for Bitcoin 00, which curiously come on the back of multiple rejections of exchange-traded fund applications by […]

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SEC Will Review Wednesday Decision to Reject BTC-ETF Proposals

The SEC has decided to review yesterday’s orders denying approval of numerous Bitcoin exchange traded funds. Is There a Light at the End of the Tunnel? In what is sure to be surprising news for all, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has decided to place a stay on three orders that rejected Bitcoin […]

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‘It’ll Happen Anyway’: Andreas Antonopoulos Criticizes Bitcoin ETFs

Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) “fundamentally undermine the underlying principle of peer-to-peer money,” Andreas Antonopoulos claimed, adopting a critical stance on the financial instrument. ‘Not Your Keys – Not Your Bitcoin’ As part of his monthly Q&A session with the cryptocurrency community in July, Antonopoulos, who uses the online sessions to address various key aspects of cryptocurrency as […]

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