Monday, June 17, 2024

BlackRock adds own Bitcoin ETF to income and bond funds

by Braydon Lindrea, Coin Telegraph:

BlackRock’s income and bond-focused funds have bought shares of the asset manager’s own spot Bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) in the first quarter, regulatory filings show.

BlackRock’s Strategic Income Opportunities Fund (BSIIX) snapped up $3.56 million worth of the iShares Bitcoin Trust (IBIT) while its Strategic Global Bond Fund (MAWIX) made a $485,000 purchase, according to May 28 Securities and Exchange Commission filings.

The IBIT shares are a fraction of BSIIX and MAWIX’s investment portfolios, respectively worth $37.4 billion and 776.4 million.

Pilot CBDC Shows Central Bank Has Total Control

by Rhoda Wilson, Expose News:

“Conspiracy Theorists” Were Right Again!

The pilot project of Brazil’s Central Bank Digital Currency the Real Digital allows the freezing of user wallets and reducing balances, as was always highly suspected by “conspiracy theorists!”

The Real Digital

The president of the Central Bank, Roberto Campos Neto, presented Brazil’s digital agenda back in November 2022 where a preview of the Real Digital app was presented. According to Campos “The Real Digital, the central bank digital currency (CBDC) in Brazil, appears to tokenize the banking system” he explained that the “CBDC is nothing more than a token issued by the bank upon deposit” (source).

Democrats Are Angry Donald Trump Now Embraces Bitcoin

by M Dowling, Independent Sentinel:

Initially, Donald Trump was highly suspicious of cryptocurrencies, going back a few years, but he has since changed his mind. He has embraced them, impressing a younger fan base and their deep-pocketed investors.

Hours after meeting with bitcoin miners at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida on Wednesday, the former president said on his Truth Social media platform that cryptocurrency users should “vote for Trump!” because he will stand up to “Biden’s hatred of Bitcoin.”

Bitcoin Explodes Higher On “Heavily Institutional” Buying


from ZeroHedge:

Bitcoin prices have exploded higher overnight, nearing $38,000, with the renewed bullish tone attributed to a combination of factors, including resurgent institutional interest, growing adoption, and a favorable macroeconomic climate.

Bitcoin prices have exploded higher overnight, nearing $38,000, with the renewed bullish tone attributed to a combination of factors, including resurgent institutional interest, growing adoption, and a favorable macroeconomic climate.

The SEC Seeks to Freeze Binance Assets, Bitcoin Dives Six Percent

by Mish Shedlock, Mish Talk:

SEC Says Binance Misused Customer Funds, Ran Illegal Crypto Exchange in U.S. The SEC seeks to shut down Binance.

Crypto assets are down across the board today as as SEC filing says Binance ran an illegal crypto exchange that commingled client funds to a third party owned by Zjao, the Binance founder.

Worldcoin CEO: Global Digital Currency Tied To Global Digital ID Will Soon Be Required ‘Whether You Like It Or Not’

by Jim Hoft, The Gateway Pundit:

This is no longer talked about in futuristic terms; it’s a current reality that will soon be forced on all of humanity.

I’ve been saying for nearly three years now that the beast system is based on the world’s people accepting two technological components offered up by the Luciferian globalist elites: A globally recognized digital ID to replace the cards in your wallet and a globally recognized digital money to replace the cash in your wallet. The two together will comprise the foundation of the punitive global beast system.

HSBC rolls out cryptocurrency services in Hong Kong: Report

by Helen Partz, Coin Telegraph:

Three crypto ETFs listed on the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong are now reportedly available for trading at Hong Kong’s largest bank.

Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation (HSBC) — the biggest bank in Hong Kong — has reportedly introduced its first local cryptocurrency services.

HSBC has enabled its customers to buy and sell Bitcoin

-based exchange-traded funds (ETFs), local journalist Colin Wu reported in a tweet on June 26.


from SGT Report:

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Are El Salvador’s Sovereign Bonds The New Bitcoin?

by Chris Menahan, Information Liberation:

Capital is flooding into El Salvador thanks to President Nayib Bukele’s hugely successful crackdown on gangs.

From Reuters, “Move over, bitcoin: El Salvador sovereign bonds not done rallying”:

NEW YORK, July 19 (Reuters) – Investors in El Salvador international bonds are relishing 60% returns this year alone as debt issued by the Central American country recovers from calls of doom and default, with some betting the rally is not quite over yet.

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