The funds will invest primarily in bitcoin futures.

Hard work by all teams involved. Cboe Global Markets filed to list six bitcoin ETFs within the past week. However, all of these applications were withdrawn after Blass’ staff letter on cryptocurrency ETFs was released on January 18, 2018. While the world is eagerly awaiting for US SEC’s decision on Bitcoin ETF filed by CBOE, the SEC has struck lightning by postponing its decision on the Direxion Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) filing until September 2018. The VanEck SolidX Bitcoin ETF proposed rule-change has been submitted by CBOE. Cboe started listing bitcoin futures two weeks ago.
Publisher. In fact, the SEC has reportedly already received several bitcoin ETF proposals that use bitcoin futures as the underlying asset since the launch of bitcoin futures on the CME and CBOE. Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe) is one of the world's largest exchange holding companies, offering cutting-edge trading and investment solutions to investors around the world. If this filing is approved, Cboe will be allowed to list shares of a Bitcoin ETF. Cboe has tenaciously pursued getting approval for a Bitcoin ETF while already being one of the first to launch Bitcoin futures last December. Bitcoin Magazine. The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is examining an application from the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) Global Markets which, if approved, could grant the company a coveted bitcoin ETF license, and bring new waves of institutional investors to the bitcoin … It clearly sees huge potential in custodial services and as a bridge between traditional finance and the borgeoning cryptocurrency industry.

CBOE Files with SEC for Bitcoin ETF.