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The SEC has postponed a decision on the three bitcoin ETF to fall
The Commission on securities and exchange Commission (SEC), the United States moved the timing of decisions on the three applications for the launch of ETFs tied to bitcoin. Applications Bitwise Asset Management, VanEck/SolidX and Wilshire Phoenix was published in the Federal register in February and June. Since the publication of the filings the SEC has 240 days after all statutory transfers in the final decision. The final deadlines for consideration of applications Bitwise and VanEck/SolidX — 13 and 18 October, respectively. A decision on the proposal Wilshire Phoenix, the regulator must tell on September 29.
Management companies offered an alternative to foreign stocks for non-professional investors
Management companies began to launch exchange-traded mutual funds (BPIF) in foreign currency in foreign stocks. The occasion was the discussion of bans for non-qualified investors. Last week was launched three such funds: VTB Capital Investment launched two BPIF: for bonds of U.S. companies and shares of companies in developing countries. Alfa-Capital announced the launch of the first in Russia BEF in Euro on the shares of companies in the Eurozone. BPIF — analog foreign exchange traded funds ETFs. They allow you to buy shares of several companies and not individually. BPIF allow investors to invest in foreign securities with a minimum market entry and low commissions for such transactions do not need to go through a complex qualification procedure.
Bitfury opens a division of artificial intelligence
A leading technology provider Bitfury Group launches division of artificial intelligence, which will help to strengthen the company’s position globally in the field of developing technologies. As reported the representatives of the company, AI-unit Bitfury will use hardware and software technology to create an integrated grocery blockchain solutions and cloud-based enterprise solutions for businesses and government agencies. The head of the new unit will be Fabrizio Del Maffeo, who previously held the position of Vice President and Executive Director of AAEON Technology Europe, computer companies involved in AI and IoT, part of the ASUS Group.
Course Veritaseum fell amid SEC charges of fraud
The Commission on securities and stock exchanges of the USA has filed a lawsuit against the new Yorker and project related Veritaseum, the company implicated by the regulator in conducting in 2017-2018 unregistered ICO signs of fraud. The SEC asks the court to order the immediate freezing of assets of defendants. The SEC intends to prosecute Reginald Middleton and company Veritaseum, Inc. and Veritaseum LLC. The Commission alleges that the defendants attracted 14.8 million dollars by cheating investors. The SEC believes that the organizers of the ICO there are still about 8 million dollars of illegally collected money, which she requests to freeze. On the news the exchange rate of the token VERI fell more than 70%. In the beginning of last year VERI was trading at $500.
The total market capitalization of cryptocurrencies at 17:00 is 291 billion. Trading volume for 24 hours was 44 billion dollars.
- Bitcoin (Bitcoin) for the last day fell by 1.79% to $11 175,43.
- The ether (ETH/USD) fell 1.34% to $209,34.
- XRP (XRP/USD) fell by 1.12% to $0,297.
- Bitcoin Cash (EXANTE: Bitcoin.Cash) rose by 1.29% to $335,41.
- Litecoin (LTC/USD) slipped 2.44% to $84,96.
The best growth among the top 100 cryptocurrencies showed ABBC Coin (+20,09%)
The profitability of mining
- Bitcoin: $0,265 per 1 TH/s
- Ether: $0,0162 per 1 MH/s
- Bitcoin Cash: $0,275 per 1 TH/s
- Litecoin: $1,694 per 1 GH/s
- Dash: $0,0239 1 GH/s
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