BlackRock sets spot Ether ETF fee at 0.25% amid rush of S-1 filings

BlackRock’s iShares Ethereum Trust will start at a 0.12% fee until 12 months passes or after it amasses $2.5 billion in net assets, whichever comes first.

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VanEck To Launch Bitcoin ETF Exposure For French Pension Plans | Bitcoinist.com

Bitcoin ETF issuer VanEck has teamed up with asset manager Inter Invest to launch the first-ever offering of Bitcoin exposure within French retirement savings plans. 
The initiative is facilitated by VanEck’s VBTC Bitcoin ETF, which was also recently launched on Australia’s leading exchange.

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SEC has given ‘preliminary approval’ to at least 3 ETH ETF issuers: Report

BlackRock, Franklin Templeton, and VanEck have reportedly received preliminary approval from the US securities regulator, sources say.

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Solana, Not XRP: VanEck Lead Explains Spot ETF Choice

In an interview with Tony Edwards of Thinking Crypto, Matthew Sigel, Head of Digital Assets Research at VanEck, explained the firm’s decision to file for a spot Solana-based Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) rather than one based on XRP.

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German Government Bitcoin Selling Spree Continues With 6,306 BTC Move, Here’s The Destination | Bitcoinist.com

Bitcoin, the largest cryptocurrency asset, is in the limelight as the German government, the Bundeskrimanalamt (BKA), has continued its aggressive BTC selling spree, transferring over 6,306 BTC as part of its ongoing liquidation strategy, which has triggered a broader discussion about its potential

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$89.5 Billion Firm Endorses 6% Bitcoin Investment Strategy

On Monday, Matthew Sigel, head of digital assets research at VanEck, an influential American investment management firm based in New York with $89.5 billion in assets under management, discussed the current Bitcoin market situation.

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Stablecoins As A New Frontier: Russia Seeks Alternatives For Cross-Border Payment System | Bitcoinist.com

Stablecoins continue to witness notable adoption as the world’s largest country Russia is investigating the use of stablecoins for international payments in light of the growing financial strain imposed on it by international sanctions and economic difficulties.

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Bitcoin To Benefit From Collapse Of US-Dollar Paper Standard – Jefferies Chief Strategist | Bitcoinist.com

As Bitcoin, the flagship cryptocurrency asset continues to garner support from leading figures in the industry, Chris Wood, the Chief strategist at Jefferies in a daring statement that might change people’s perceptions of digital currencies has suggested that the potential collapse of the United Sta

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Grayscale Solana Trust Trading At A Mega 650% Premium: What’s Going On?

Solana is in red for now, but the coin is one of the top performers. In the last year of trading, SOL, the native currency of the Solana ecosystem, rose by over 15X, quickly moving up the crypto ranking to fifth, flipping XRP, Cardano, and even top meme coins like Dogecoin.

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Spot Ethereum ETF launch delayed by SEC comments

The SEC commented on the S-1 forms and requested resubmissions by July 8, potentially delaying the launch of spot Ether ETFs until mid-to-late July.

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