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Trump's New SEC Hire Boosts Possibility of Bitcoin ETF

SEC Commissioner Elad Roisman, Bitcoin ETF

Elad Roisman , the newly-appointed member of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), could be the missing the piece in tilting the balance in favor of a bitcoin ETF approval. The new commissioner becomes the third Trump appointee to the SEC, succeeding Michael Piwowar, who stepped down in July. Roisman, who has a strong stance on fair regulation of cryptocurrency, spoke at a Senate Banking...

Newsflash: SEC Slaps Down Two NYSE Bitcoin ETF Proposals

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The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Wednesday denied two more bitcoin ETF applications, continuing its stance of hostility toward the much-anticipated cryptocurrency investment products. Those proposals, filed by NYSE Arca, sought to list bitcoin ETFs from fund providers ProShares and Direxion. These particular ETFs would not have held physical bitcoin but rather would have...

Biting the Dust: Bitcoin ETF Applications Forced to Withdraw Under SEC Scrutiny

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Several exchange-traded fund (ETF) providers have withdrawn their bitcoin ETF applications at the request of the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Since the launch of bitcoin futures contracts on regulated US exchanges CBOE and CME, a myriad of fund providers have tossed their hats into the ring in a bid to bring the first bitcoin ETF to market by creating funds that would trade...

ProShares Files for Bitcoin ETF; Will the SEC Change Its Hostile Stance?

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ProShares has thrown its hat into the ring to become the first exchange-traded fund (ETF) provider to receive approval from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to launch a Bitcoin ETF. ProShares Files for Two Bitcoin ETFs As revealed in a filing registered with the SEC on September 27, ProShares is applying to list two Bitcoin ETFs on the NYSE Arca trading platform. Neither fund...