02 Jul '13, 12am

Winklevoss Twins Create Fund to Invest in Bitcoin Market

Winklevoss Twins Create Fund to Invest in Bitcoin Market

Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, made famous for their tussles with Facebook Inc. (FB) Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg in the social network’s early years, are seeking investors interested in the online currency Bitcoin. The Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust is offering 1 million shares with the objective of tracking the performance of the average price of Bitcoins, according to a filing yesterday with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Math-Based Asset Services LLC, which lists Cameron Winklevoss as CEO and Tyler Winklevoss as chief financial officer, sponsors the fund, the filing said. Bitcoin is a virtual currency that can be used to buy and sell a broad range of items, from electronics to illegal narcotics. Created four years ago by a person or group using the name Satoshi Nakamoto, the value of Bitcoins has varied widely, reaching a high of $266 in the second qu...

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