• Bitcoin ETF coming Valkyrie Kilburg
    Bitcoin,  Regulation

    Valkyrie’s Jeff Kilburg confident Bitcoin ETF coming this year

    With Gary Gensler at the Security and Exchanges Commission and firms like Tesla buying BTC, Kilburg believes the Bitcoin exchange-traded fund’s time has come

    While firms like Gemini and Bitwise repeatedly tried and failed to win SEC approval, Kilburg cited the change in leadership at the SEC and promising developments in the space as reasons for his optimism, saying “this is all coming together here in 2021.”

  • VanEck makes another ETF run
    Bitcoin,  Regulation

    VanEck makes another Bitcoin ETF run

    Will the investment management firm’s latest proposal fare any better with an SEC under the control of crypto-skeptic and Treasury Secretary nominee Janet Yellen?

    Investment management firm VanEck has filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to launch a Bitcoin exchange-traded fund. VanEck is clearly hoping that the departure of SEC chairman Jay Clayton will give its latest ETF application a chance.