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Bitcoin and Ethereum Derivatives – A First Step for Institutions?

Mar 23rd, 2021 | Filed under: Newly Added, Institutional Investing, What about beta?, Digital currencies, The Alts Industry, Commodities

By Keith Black, PhD, CFA, CAIA, FDP, Managing Director of Content Strategy, CAIA Association In February 2020, IPE asked whether the $200 billion cryptocurrency market was of interest to institutional investors. While the premise was tempting, few institutions made the allocation, due to challenges and uncertainty in custody while questioningRead More


New SEC Commissioner Dissents on a Bitcoin ETF

Aug 9th, 2018 | Filed under: Newly Added, Regulatory, Crowdfunding, Regulatory Environment, The Alts Industry, Commodities, Emerging Alternative Investments, Other Topics in Alts

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission recently (on July 26) disapproved of proposed rules changes that would have greenlit listing of the Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust on the Bats BZX Exchange.  In essence, the SEC has now rejected the listing of a Bitcoin exchange-traded product (ETP) on a national exchange. TheRead More


Bitcoin Futures ETFs: SEC Requests Comment

Apr 8th, 2018 | Filed under: Currencies, Financial Economics Theory, Newly Added, The Global Economy & Currencies, Digital currencies, Emerging Alternative Investments, Finance & Economics, Other Topics in Alts

In December last year the NYSE Arca Inc. filed a proposed rule change that would allow for the creation of Exchange Traded Funds investing in Bitcoin futures contracts, and, potentially, in other related Financial Instruments. In January 2018 the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission extended its review of this proposal.Read More