Archive: Bitwise

Summary The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has rejected yet another Bitwise bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) proposal. This is exactly what we expected to happen. But this time, the SEC did something we didn’t expect: It actually gave constructive feedback in the form of a detailed 112-page response. Adam Sharp and Andy Gordon discuss the SEC’s history of hesitation and how this feedback could be a guide to winning its approval. Regardless of the SEC’s approval, though, bitcoin ETFs…
The SEC has yet again rejected a bitcoin ETF proposal. But it’s not all bad news.

News Fix: Cannabis Companies Roll With the Changes

By Vin Narayanan on October 12, 2019

In the news this week: The MedMen-PharmaCann deal is called off, the IRS updates its crypto guidelines and Andreessen Horowitz gets its fourth female general partner.