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Blockchain

Bitcoin Futures ETFs Are Here. Is a Physical ETF Soon

A “physical” ETF, however, does not have the same problems as a futures-based solution. While crypto trading, custody and reporting is more expensive than traditional finance, a physical bitcoin ETF will not have the same drag as a futures-based ETF. We can certainly expect a physical bitcoin ETF to be more expensive than most ETFs […]Read More

Regulation

Is Ripple annoyed over the SEC’s decision to approve a

The U.S Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) made history last week by greenlighting a Bitcoin Futures ETF from ProShares. Speaking on Fox Business, Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse said the decision could be good for XRP, as it demonstrates that at least one cryptocurrency has clarity and certainty. But post-interview, sharing his thoughts on the matter, […]Read More

Blockchain

Walmart Has Quietly Begun Hosting Bitcoin ATMs

CoinDesk tested the service out of an abundance of caution following a hoax last month, when a fake press release claimed that litecoin (LTC) would be accepted as payment at Walmart stores. This time, the bitcoin-Bentonville connection is real. A source with knowledge of the pilot said the Litecoin debacle had put Walmart, which is […]Read More

Market

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Crypto News and Price Data

Finally: Will Russia embrace crypto as a way around the dollar’s domination of international oil markets? Recent comments from Russian President Vladimir Putin have raised hopes on this one. But, speaking from Moscow, Anna says it’s not likely, at least in the short term. Source linkRead More

Market

Bitcoin Drops as Indicators Show Extreme Optimism

The ProShares Bitcoin Strategy ETF (NYSE: BITO) had significantly higher trading volume over the past two days relative to other large exchange-traded funds (ETF). This reflected strong investor demand for BITO, an ETF focused on bitcoin futures, and achieved nearly $1 billion in assets in just its second day of trading. Source linkRead More

Market

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Crypto News and Price Data

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