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Many Blast SEC for Denying Bitcoin ETF Proposal: Here’s Why

For years, crypto financial services firms across the U.S. have been trying their hand at launching publicly-traded Bitcoin funds (ETFs). Unfortunately for these hopefuls, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has long not agreed with these firms’ assertions that the cryptocurrency market is ready for its own regulated, tradable fund. This

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Hester Peirce’s Last Effort at SEC as Wilshire Phoenix BTC ETF Is Rejected

Securities and Exchange Commissioner (SEC) Commissioner Hester Peirce has published a dissenting statement in response to the Commission’s rejection of Wilshire Phoenix’s Bitcoin Exchange Traded Fund application. In her statement, Peirce slams the SEC for its biased treatment of Bitcoin-related products with the passion of a “Bitcoin maximalist.” Given that

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U.S.: Bitcoin ETF Proposal Rejected by the SEC; Crypto Mom Reacts

Following the recent rejection of another Bitcoin ETF proposal by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), one of SEC’s Commissioners, Hester Peirce, has criticized the agency’s decision. According to Peirce, the SEC’s rejection indicated that the chance of getting a bitcoin ETF approval was almost impossible and the securities

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