02 Jul '13, 5pm

Beware of Bitcoin ETF: Winklevoss Plan Raises Big Questions

Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss are going deeper into the Bitcoin business. Still best known for their alleged role in the creation of Facebook (FB ), late yesterday the twins filed a proposal with the Securities and Exchange Commission that would allow them to create and market an exchange-traded fund -or ETF- that would enable individuals to invest in and trade Bitcoins as if they were stocks. Conventional ETFs are investment vehicles that own "baskets" of different assets, usually stocks, that trade in one proportional share. For example the SPDR S&P 500 (SPY ) ETF allows an investor to own the entire S&P 500 without having to buy shares of 500 different companies. It's nearly impossible to project how much money the Winklevoss twins could make from this venture. They stand to profit in two ways. First they will take an unspecified percent of every transaction as a fee for...

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Winklevoss twins to offer Bitcoin ETF

Winklevoss twins to offer Bitcoin ETF

sec.gov 01 Jul '13, 9pm

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businessinsider.com 01 Jul '13, 10pm

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bloomberg.com 03 Jul '13, 12am

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online.wsj.com 02 Jul '13, 3pm

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businessinsider.com 02 Jul '13, 6pm

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businessinsider.com 02 Jul '13, 11am

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telegraph.co.uk 03 Jul '13, 2pm

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

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QZ.com 02 Jul '13, 12am

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zerohedge.com 02 Jul '13, 2am

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bloomberg.com 02 Jul '13, 12am

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blogs.wsj.com 05 Jul '13, 3pm

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