Former Goldman Sachs director gets Guernsey nod for 'world first' Bitcoin ETF

Mark Battersby
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London-headquartered digital specialist Jacobi Asset Management, led by former Goldman Sachs director Jamie Khurshid, has received approval from the Guernsey regulator to launch what it claims is the "world's first tier one" Bitcoin ETF. It's move comes as Bitcoin reached near six-month highs above $61,000 at 10.30am Monday 18 October in anticipation of the listing of the first futures-based bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETF) in the US, If the Securities and Exchange Commission does not object, the ProShares Bitcoin Strategy ETF completes a 75-day period since the fund manager filed ...

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