02 Jul '13, 7pm

Winklevoss twins launch Bitcoin fund

Winklevoss twins launch Bitcoin fund

The Winklevoss twins , the former Olympic rowers who famously alleged that Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg stole their website idea , have revealed plans to float a fund based on the digital currency Bitcoins. Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust would initially sell $20m of shares, with each share worth a fraction of a Bitcoin, a filing with US regulator the Securities and Exchange Commission showed. Bitcoins are a form of electronic money not managed by a single company or government. They are "mined" by people anywhere in the world setting up their computers to compete to solve a complex computing problem for a reward of Bitcoins. Their release is tightly controlled, mimicking a central banking system's control over the minting of money. The system will allow only 21m Bitcoins to exist – by gradually decreasing the size of the "mining" reward. The value of a Bitcoin has been extre...

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Winklevoss Twins Move to Launch a Bitcoin Fund

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