SEC Receive Applications Seeking Launch Of Bitcoin ETFs
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Japan, a country that has emerged as an important hub for the cryptocurrency industry in Asia, is also expected to attract bitcoin futures trading in the near future. As CCN reported , the Tokyo Financial Exchange is working to list bitcoin futures products as quickly as possible,” although it must convince the government to tweak the country’s securities laws to accommodate these products.
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