Tag Archives: securities and exchange commission
- SEC green-lights review of decision to junk bitcoin ETF filing
April 26, 2017
The proposal to list what could have been the first U.S. exchange-traded fund tracking digital currency bitcoin is up for another review in the Securities and Exchange Commission. If you recall, the commission SEC rejected the proposal of investors Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss to list their Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust, an...
- SEC rejects second request to list bitcoin product
March 29, 2017
Another day, another application for a bitcoin exchange trade product (ETP) junked in the United States. On Tuesday, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has denied a new request to bring to market a new product built to track the digital currency. Intercontinental Exchange Inc. has been seeking to...
- Bitcoin recovers easily from SEC’s ETF rejection
March 14, 2017
Bitcoin is taking in stride the decision made by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to refuse the request to list what could have been the country’s first exchange-traded fund built to track the popular digital currency. Nearly four years ago, Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss applied for the digital currency...
- Investors betting SEC will approve US first ETF for bitcoin
March 10, 2017
The Securities and Exchange Commission’s pending decision on what would be the first exchange-traded fund (ETF) for bitcoin price tracking in the United States is generating a lot of buzz as the date of the decision draws near. First, a bit of background. Nearly four years ago, Cameron and Tyler...
- SEC probes three Nevada entity wagering funds
November 10, 2016
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has summoned three Nevada entity wagering funds in what pundits believe to be another witch hunt for possible securities violation. According to Legal Sports Report, SEC Atlanta Regional Office issued subpoenas to this still unidentified entity funds on Monday. Citing the documents that...
- Las Vegas Sands pays $9m to end SEC probe of payments to Chinese consultant
April 7, 2016
Casino operator Las Vegas Sands has agreed to pay a $9m penalty to wrap up a federal investigation of alleged bribery involving its Asian operations. On Thursday, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced the penalty, which it imposed following a five-year investigation of Sands’ activities in Asia. As...
AGTech inks online lottery deal with China’s Alipay
March 24, 2017
China only pretending to fight bitcoin
September 12, 2017
Bitcoin recovers from price slump after China’s ICO ban
September 8, 2017