Tag Archives: VanEck

Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC Bounces But Bears Still in Control

Bitcoin price just pulled off a nice 10% bounce with the next level of resistance at $3,700. Let’s take a look at what can happen next? Bitcoin Price: Market Overview Bitcoin price 00 dropped to a new yearly low at $3,210 and the overall market cap now rests at $110.6 Billion. Clearly, bears are still running the show for BTC… Read More »

VanEck: We’re ‘Cautiously Optimistic’ on Bitcoin ETF Approval

Advertisement Gabur Gurbacs, Director of Digital Assets Strategy at VanEck has expressed optimism over the SEC’s impending decision on the long-mooted Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) proposal by VanEck and SolidX. Speaking to host Brad Smith during an appearance on Cheddar, Gurbacs stated that while the market clearly wants a bitcoin ETF, the only update available is that VanEck… Read More »

Why A Bitcoin (BTC) ETF Might Be Approved in February 2019

A few hours ago, the cryptocurrency and investor communities were notified of the delay by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to rule on the pending VanEck Bitcoin ETF until February 27th. Some have even linked the announcement to the current blood bath in the crypto markets that has the total crypto market capitalization at $108.68 Million with… Read More »

As Expected, SEC Delays VanEck Bitcoin ETF Decision Until February 27

Advertisement The Securities and Exchange Commission delayed making a decision on VanEck’s bitcoin ETF (exchange-traded fund) application until February 27, 2019. The postponement was largely expected, as 2018 draws to a close amid the ongoing crypto bear market. “The Commission finds it appropriate to designate a longer period within which to issue an order approving or disapproving the… Read More »

Bitcoin ETF Hype Remains: VanEck, SolidX Rendezvous With SEC

Crypto ETF Hopefuls Rendezvous With SEC As reported by Ethereum World News in late-October, a number of representatives from VanEck, SolidX Partners, and CBOE, the three firms behind the leading Bitcoin ETF application, met with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in a paramount closed-door meeting. A post-mortem document revealed that the ETF-focused meeting, which occurred on October 9th, was… Read More »

Bitcoin ETF Seekers Cite Precedent in SEC Presentation on Monday

Members of VanEck, SolidX and the Cboe BZX Exchange met with U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) staff earlier this week to present a new argument on why the bitcoin market is ready for an exchange-traded fund (ETF). In the latest push to convince the regulator to approve a rule change which would open the door for the country’s… Read More »

Does VanEck Bitcoin ETF Address the Concerns of SEC Chairman on Manipulation?

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn CCN is expanding. Are you our next full-time journalist from the West Coast USA? Send us your CV and examples here. Earlier this week, US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chairman Jay Clayton said at a conference in New York that to approve a Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF), the SEC needs to see a market… Read More »

Nasdaq to Launch ‘Bitcoin Futures 2.0’ in Early 2019

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn CCN is expanding. Are you our next full-time journalist from the West Coast USA? Send us your CV and examples here. Nasdaq — the world’s second-largest stock exchange — plans to roll out bitcoin futures in the first quarter of 2019 through a partnership with investment management firm VanEck. Gabor Gurbacs, VanEck’s director of digital… Read More »

SEC: No Rush to Approve Crypto ETFs Due to Lingering Concerns

Speaking to reporters at conference yesterday, Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Jay Clayton said he wanted to see better market surveillance and custody for digital currencies before being comfortable with a crypto ETF. Crypto advocates, traders, and investors alike will by now be tired of being attacked by bears and are eagerly awaiting the US regulator’s approval of… Read More »