Everybody in the crypto-verse is focused on expectations and speculation. Which currency will rise, which will fall, which company will adopt blockchain technologies… and which will be the first Bitcoin ETF approved by the SEC.
Commissioner Hester M. Peirce (source SEC)
Although all previous attempts have failed, there is a light at Read More
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is currently reviewing three bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs), one of which was filed last week to track the prices of two cryptocurrencies. An Read More
United States regulator and so-called “crypto mom” Hester Peirce gave remarks in which she expressed fears that the cryptocurrency industry has been hindered by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) dragging its heels. Peirce spoke at the Securities Enforcement Forum in East Palo Alto, California on May 9.In her Read More
Russia’s Commissioner for Human Rights has asked the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights to help extradite the former operator of now-defunct crypto exchange BTC-e, Alexander Vinnik, from Greece to Russia. The news was reported by Russian news outlet TASS on March 5.At a meeting between commissioners Tatyana Read More
United States Commodity and Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) commissioner Brian Quintenz has suggested that participants in the cryptocurrency industry should create a self-regulatory structure. Quintenz made his remarks during a Bipartisan Policy Center panel held on Feb. 12.More precisely, Quintenz said that because of the CFTC’s lack of crypto statutory Read More
Photo: PixabayIf you have been eagerly waiting for the arrival of Bitcoin ETF, maybe it’s time to lower your expectations further! On Tuesday, February 12, SEC Commissioner Hester Pierce said that she has lowered expectations for an ETF arrival. Commissioner Pierce doesn’t hesitate to note the ‘arcane rules’ of Read More
SEC Commissioner Jackson Sends Positive Cue For Eventual Bitcoin ETF Approval
February 9, 2019 by Akshay Makadiya Is a bitcoin exchange traded fund (ETF) inevitable? According to SEC Commissioner Robert J. Jackson Jr.’s latest comments, it could be. In a recent interview, Jackson sent a positive signal that a Bitcoin ETF Read More
A Bitcoin (BTC) exchange-traded fund (ETF) will most likely ultimately gain approval from the United States securities regulator, according to a commissioner. The comments were reported by political journal Congressional Quarterly in a forthcoming interview leaked on Twitter on Feb. 5.Robert J. Jackson Jr., the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)’s Read More
Despite previous failed attempts by important players at registering a Bitcoin ETF, eventually, one will meet the security standards required by the SEC for approval. So said Robert Jackson, the only Democrat commissioner in the SEC.
In an interview shared on Twitter by Adjunct Professor at NYU Stern Drew Hinkes, Mr. Read More