SEC approves rule change to allow creation of ether ETFs

Source: CNBC Key points The decision comes less than six months after the SEC approved bitcoin ETFs. Those funds have proven to be a big success for the industry, with net inflows already surpassing $12 billion, according to FactSet. Ether ETFs are expected to be smaller, at least initially, than their bitcoin counterparts. The SEC… Continue reading SEC approves rule change to allow creation of ether ETFs

Mastercard launches ‘next generation’ of blockchain payments startup program

Source: Cointelegraph The program has added five startups and will trial various payment technologies ranging from blockchain to Web3. Fintech giant Mastercard announced on May 15 that five new startups have joined its Start Path Blockchain and Digital Assets program. The Start Path Blockchain and Digital Assets program is a fintech accelerator program that focuses… Continue reading Mastercard launches ‘next generation’ of blockchain payments startup program