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How Small Bitcoin ETF Issuers Will Compete With the Likes of BlackRock
Bitwise’s Matt Hougan and VanEck’s Matthew Sigel delve into the details of the first two days of trading and what each company tried to focus on with its offering.
Unchained Wide

Ben Franklin with laser eyes (Franklin Templeton via X)
Ben Franklin's Laser Eyes Suggest a Tough – and Quirky – Battle for Bitcoin ETFs
Franklin Templeton, the $1.5 trillion asset manager, gave its famous logo a glowing, crypto-y tweak after the SEC approved bitcoin ETFs, possibly girding for a tough battle wi...
Ben Franklin with laser eyes (Franklin Templeton via X)

Bitcoin price today (CoinDesk)
Bitcoin Rebounds Above $44K as Spot BTC ETF Approval Looks Increasingly Likely
Reports swirled Thursday that the SEC was giving final comments to issuers and may approve multiple spot-based bitcoin ETF applications very soon.
Bitcoin price today (CoinDesk)

Gary Gensler's SEC has some bitcoin ETF reading to do. (Jesse Hamilton/CoinDesk)
Amid Bitcoin ETF Race, Wall Street Giants Dot Their Bureaucratic I's as Likely SEC Action Looms
BlackRock, Fidelity and Invesco want all their ducks in a row should the SEC grant approvals early in the new year.
Gary Gensler's SEC has some bitcoin ETF reading to do. (Jesse Hamilton/CoinDesk)

How Stablecoins Could Expand Into Payments Next Year
How Stablecoins Could Expand Into Payments Next Year
A recent Bitwise report titled, “The Year Ahead: 10 Crypto Predictions for 2024,” reveals the asset manager expects the crypto bull market will return and the use of stablecoi...
How Stablecoins Could Expand Into Payments Next Year

Actor Jonathan Goldsmith (C Flanigan/Getty Images)
Bitcoin ETF Ad War Officially Underway With Bitwise Campaign
The short video advertisement featured the actor best known for portraying the "Most Interesting Man in the World."
Actor Jonathan Goldsmith (C Flanigan/Getty Images)

Bitcoin Breaks Past $44K; Elon Musk Says His AI Startup Is 'Not Raising Money Right Now'
Bitcoin Breaks Past $44K; Elon Musk Says His AI Startup Is 'Not Raising Money Right Now'
"CoinDesk Daily" host Jennifer Sanasie breaks down the biggest crypto stories of the day, including bitcoin's (BTC) latest price action after the largest cryptocurrency by mar...
Bitcoin Breaks Past $44K; Elon Musk Says His AI Startup Is 'Not Raising Money Right Now'

BlackRock HQ
BlackRock, Bitwise File Updated Applications for Spot Bitcoin ETF
BlackRock’s amended filing included clarifications on topics such as the Trust’s structure and potential regulatory impacts on it.
BlackRock HQ

Sam Bankman-Fried (CoinDesk)
FTX Wants to Sell $744M Worth of Grayscale, Bitwise Assets
Apart from using an investment adviser, the debtors have proposed setting up a pricing committee in which all stakeholders are represented.
Sam Bankman-Fried (CoinDesk)

Spot Bitcoin ETF Launch Could Bring Up to $100B in Inflows Over Next 5 Years: Analyst
Spot Bitcoin ETF Launch Could Bring Up to $100B in Inflows Over Next 5 Years: Analyst
Bitcoin (BTC) is holding above $34,000 after a hawkish decision from the Bank of Japan. Bitwise crypto analyst Ryan Rasmussen shares his quarterly review of the crypto markets...
Spot Bitcoin ETF Launch Could Bring Up to $100B in Inflows Over Next 5 Years: Analyst