The Cryptolife of the Winklevoss twins

According to the New York Times, the Winklvii owns 1% of all Bitcoin in existence.   It all started with Facebook…   Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss are twin brothers also known as the Winklevii and they became well known after suing Mark Zuckerberg, claiming he stole their ConnectU idea to create the popular social networking site Facebook. They ultimately received $65 million from the suit.   Bitcoin   It appears that the twins started accumulating Bitcoin in 2013 and they claim that they own 1% of all Bitcoins in existence. …

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Will there be SEC approved Bitcoin ETF’s soon?

Exchange Traded Funds, also known as ETF’s, have made headlines in the past couple of years.  The prospect of cryptocurrency ETF’s listed on stock exchanges first started with Gemini and the Winklevoss twins.     The Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust was the first Bitcoin ETF to be filed with the SEC – Securities and Exchange Commission in 2013.  In early 2014, the Bitcoin Investment Trust announced plans to release an over-the-counter Bitcoin ETF. Unfortunately, the SEC denied a request to list an ETF from investors Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, owners of…

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Canada launches first Blockchain ETF amid Bitcoin crash

Harvest Portfolio just received approval for the first CANADIAN blockchain exchange-traded fund (ETF) which is set to launch on the Toronto Stock Exchange next week.   The firm filed the paperwork for its Blockchain Technologies ETF in January and Harvest Portfolio said the fund will invest “in equity securities of issuers exposed, directly or indirectly to the development and implementation of blockchain and distributed ledger technologies”.   Full story: –ETF – Toronto Stock Exchange, Harvest Portfolio The filing and approval come after a torrid month for Bitcoin investors and prominent…

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Forex Provider, FXPIG, Announces CoinMetro Exchange, a New Fintech Platform Built to Simplify Cryptocurrency Trading and Investing

HONG KONG, Dec. 4, 2017 /PRNewswire CoinMetro Exchange is a trading platform is designed to simplify the process of cryptocurrency investing for professional and consumer investors. The trading platform replicates traditional investing methods for the world of cryptocurrency, such as professional asset management and ETFs. Created by the team behind FXPIG, the regulated forex broker that has transparency at its core.     CoinMetro, the financial platform fuelling the future of blockchain innovation, today announced the creation of its new trading platform, CoinMetro Exchange. The platform will streamline cryptocurrency investing for the general public, along with professional…

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