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US SEC to review Bitcoin ETF rejections
Cryptocurrency

US SEC to review Bitcoin ETF rejections

Despite its recent rejections of Bitcoin exchange-traded funds, ETF applications by new exchanges, the US Securities and Exchange Commission insist it would review the rejections. It would be recalled that the US SEC had yesterday delivered another damning verdict that saw the rejection of nine separate bitcoin ETFs. ETF provider […]

Again! SEC rejects nine Bitcoin ETF applications
Cryptocurrency

Again! SEC rejects nine Bitcoin ETF applications

The United States’ Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, has again rejected nine applications for Bitcoin exchange-traded funds, ETFs. ETF provider Direxion proposed to list and trade five bitcoin ETFs, while GraniteShares and ProShare presented two each, all of which were rejected by the SEC. These wave of rejection is coming […]

DISH now accepts Bitcoin Cash payments
Cryptocurrency

DISH now accepts Bitcoin Cash payments

US payTV giant, DISH said it has added Bitcoin Cash as a payment option and is now using BitPay, the largest global blockchain payments provider, as the payment processor for Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash transactions with customers. “We’ve added Bitcoin Cash just as we chose to accept Bitcoin to serve […]

US investigates Bitcoin price manipulation
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US investigates Bitcoin price manipulation

Citing people with the knowledge of the matter, Bloomberg said the US Justice Department has opened a criminal probe into whether traders are manipulating the price of Bitcoin and other digital currencies. Bloomberg said the investigations are part of the dramatically ratcheting up U.S. scrutiny of red-hot markets that critics […]