02 Jul '13, 2am

Idiot Idea Du Jour: A Winklevoss BitCoin ETF

That a BitCoin-based ETF is a horrible idea for those who believe in what BitCoin stands for, i.e., a status-quo regime-remote monetary process which is naturally also independent of existing capital markets, is quite clear. Yet a BitCoin-based ETF prospectus, namely the Winklevoss BitCoin Trust , with a proposed offering of 1 million shares at a price of $20 each, is precisely what the Winklevi filed today with the SEC . We can only assume this idiotic idea is proposed simply to entice the habitual gambling momentum-chasers, who seek a conventional method of pursuing the momentous volatility that only Bitcoin can offer now that regular BitCoin exchanges are being shut down by the US and other governments, as absolutely nobody else would be interested. That, or just another expression of the identical twins' megalomania who enjoy nothing more than seeing their name in ligh...

Full article: http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2013-07-01/idiot-idea-du-jo...

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Winklevoss twins to offer Bitcoin ETF

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sec.gov 01 Jul '13, 9pm

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businessinsider.com 01 Jul '13, 10pm

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QZ.com 02 Jul '13, 12am

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bloomberg.com 02 Jul '13, 3pm

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businessinsider.com 02 Jul '13, 6pm

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bloomberg.com 03 Jul '13, 12am

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buzzfeed.com 01 Jul '13, 11pm

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bbc.co.uk 02 Jul '13, 5am

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zdnet.com 02 Jul '13, 3am

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wired.com 02 Jul '13, 1am

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bbc.co.uk 02 Jul '13, 5am

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Winklevoss Twins Aim to Open Bitcoin Trading to All Investors

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mashable.com 02 Jul '13, 1pm

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telegraph.co.uk 02 Jul '13, 8am

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