‘ Currencies ’

Viridi Funds debuts crypto mining ETF focused on cleaner miners

Jul 23rd, 2021 | By
Wes Fulford, CEO of Viridi Funds

Viridi Funds, a Seattle-based investment advisor focused on the crypto-asset industry, has introduced its inaugural ETF with the launch of the Viridi Cleaner Energy Crypto-Mining & Semiconductor ETF (RIGZ US).


Europe’s largest bitcoin ETP goes carbon neutral

Jul 6th, 2021 | By
Europe’s largest bitcoin ETP goes carbon neutral

Specialist crypto ETP provider ETC Group has announced that the BTCetc – ETC Group Physical Bitcoin (BTCE GY), Europe’s largest directly backed bitcoin ETP with $580 million AUM, is going carbon neutral.


21Shares expands crypto offering with world’s first Solana ETP

Jul 1st, 2021 | By
Hany Rashwan, CEO of 21Shares.

Digital asset ETP specialist 21Shares has introduced the world’s first ETP providing exposure to SOL, the native token underpinning the Solana blockchain.


Shipping ETF finds favourable winds

Jun 11th, 2021 | By
Dry Bulk Shipping ETF

A niche ETF providing exposure to dry bulk shipping futures has had the wind firmly in its sails this year, notching up an unbeaten return of 192% as of the end of May, according to data from global ETF analytics platform Trackinsight.


CoinShares cross-lists three directly-backed crypto ETPs on Xetra

Jun 10th, 2021 | By
CoinShares cross-lists three directly-backed crypto ETPs on Xetra

Digital asset manager CoinShares has entered the German market by cross-listing three of its directly backed crypto ETPs on Deutsche Börse Xetra.


Bitcoin: good as gold?

Jun 4th, 2021 | By
Bitcoin: good as gold?

By Daniel Barrera, Senior Associate, MSCI Research, and Simon Minovitsky, Vice President, Equity Research Team, MSCI.

During inflationary periods, equity investors, historically, have turned to gold as a hedge and diversifier. As the issue of inflation becomes more pressing, we ask whether cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin, could have played a similar role.


Iconic Funds debuts with bitcoin ETP on Deutsche Börse

May 12th, 2021 | By
Iconic Funds debuts directly backed bitcoin ETP on Deutsche Börse

Crypto-asset investment manager Iconic Funds has introduced its first exchange-traded product with the launch of a directly backed bitcoin ETP in Germany.


Ninepoint unveils carbon-neutral bitcoin ETF on TSX

May 10th, 2021 | By
Europe’s largest bitcoin ETP goes carbon neutral

Canadian alternative investment manager Ninepoint Partners has unveiled the Ninepoint Bitcoin ETF (BITC CN), a directly backed, carbon-neutral bitcoin ETF listed on Toronto Stock Exchange.


S&P DJI unveils digital asset indices

May 4th, 2021 | By
S&P DJI unveils its first crypto asset indices

S&P Dow Jones Indices has unveiled a suite of proprietary benchmarks targeting the digital assets market.


WisdomTree launches ether ETP in Europe

Apr 29th, 2021 | By
WisdomTree launches ether ETP in Europe

WisdomTree has expanded its range of digital asset ETPs in Europe with the launch of the WisdomTree Ethereum ETP.