According to Antonopoulos, ETFs, if thought of as instruments, allow investors to just speculate around the price of cryptocurrency but not actually hold them.
According to Antonopoulos, Bitcoin ETF products can cause higher price manipulation with institutional investors and regulators dominating the Bitcoin space.
Andreas Antonopoulos compared the digital currency with punk rock and covered the topic of Greek debt crisis while speaking at WIRED Money 2015 event on Tuesday.
Georgia is expected to host an Alt Convention conference on fintech innovations from October 8-10, 2015.
With 350 tickets already sold, Alt Convention features Andreas M. Antonopoulos, Jon Matonis, and many more big names in Bitcoin, finance and government sectors as speakers. Alt Convention is geared towards anyone with an interest in emerging financial technologies, with discounted early bird tickets and substantial sponsorship opportunities available.
Andreas Antonopoulos, the author of ‘Mastering Bitcoin’, has been recently interviewed by ZapChain for the episode 4 of the company’s bitcoin show.
Andreas Antonopoulos spoke before the Senate Committee in Canada, discussing bitcoin, its threats and benefits.
Coinality, a job board for digital currency, in cooperation with Andreas M. Antonopoulos will be hosting the world’s first ‘Bitcoin Job Fair’ on Saturday, May 3rd at the Plug and Play Tech Center in Sunnyvale, California.
Dorian Nakamoto, who has said he suffered enormously when Newsweek claimed he is mysterious Bitcoin founder Satoshi Nakamoto, just got a 48 BTC (around $23,000) consolation prize, thanks to a fundraiser held on Reddit’s Bitcoin channel.