Jun 02, 2019 at 12:38
Japan in Fear of Cryptocurrency ETFs Due to Price Volatility
Japan is suspicious about cryptocurrency-based exchange-traded funds (ETFs) due to price volatility. According to the remarks from the upper house of the National Diet that happened recently, the country’s monetary watchdog Japanese Financial Service Agency (FSA) expressed a watchful stance towards ETFs.
May 23, 2019 at 12:20
SEC Delays Cryptocurrency ETF Verdict, is This a Good Thing?
The United States (US) Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) yet again ruined the hopes of the public involved in the cryptocurrency industry, by rearranging a verdict on the launch of a Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) to make a more dependable platform for significant institutional money to enter the digital currency markets. The US SEC’s delay of a crypto ETF is not such a bad thing since institution of such legal actions is suitable at this moment taking into consideration the legal and policy matters originating from the suggested rule amendment.
May 22, 2019 at 12:54
Another Bitcoin ETF Suspended: How Long Must We Wait?
The United States (US) Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) postponed another VanEck Bitcoin ETF approval, as per an authorized SEC filing on Monday. The US SEC, one of the agencies in charge of implementing federal securities law, as well as regulating the securities sector, stock and exchanges such as digital securities markets, said that it still needs time to collect more key information.
U.S SEC’s FinHub Published Framework for Crypto Assets
The U.S Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) released a “Framework for ‘Investment Contract’ Analysis of Digital Assets” on Wednesday April 3 to enable all market entities to determine whether or not a crypto (digital asset) is considered an investment contract, and if so, a security.
U.S SEC Suspends Verdict on Bitcoin ETF Proposals to May 16
The whole cryptocurrency community was expecting for the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) decision on Bitwise Bitcoin exchange-traded fund on April 1, 2019, the Commission has once again turned around and suspended the event to May 16.
Thailand SEC Approves ICO Portal for Crypto Projects
The Thai SEC officially approved the first initial coin offering (ICO) portal on Tuesday, March 12, according to local news outlet Bangkok Post. The operator behind this ICO portal is reportedly a foreign entity. The appropriated portal would screen several ICOs projects.
SEC’s Bitcoin ETF Approval will Boost Crypto Market
The entire crypto community is waiting for the approval of Bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs). Since last year, more than 9 ETFs have been rejected by the United States (U.S) Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
Bitcoin to End 2019 Above $3,900, no Need for ETF
Several cryptocurrency investors are enthusiastically waiting for the final decision of the U.S. SEC on whether or not a Bitcoin ETF eventually becomes a reality. Since the Bitcoin price is not soaring dramatically, crypto traders are now waiting for the exchange-traded fund (ETF) to recover the entire market. Nonetheless, the senior analyst at Fundstrat Tom Lee, highly believes that Bitcoin - the leading cryptocurrency by market cap doesn’t want an ETF to end 2019 vividly higher.
SEC Chair Needs Basic Changes Before Crypto ETF Approval
Regardless of the unswerving rejections of Exchange-Traded Fund (ETF) applications set forth up to the present time, optimism is still high amongst some cryptocurrency users, that the imminent ETF decision may eventually be the one that is approved. That was until Jay Clayton, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) chairman reassured those hopes again when he presented in a speech at Coindesk’s Consensus Invest Conference in New York.