Consumers In Over 150 Countries Can Now Buy Stocks With Bitcoin –

San Francisco-based Bitcoin investment app Abra has released its service to users outside the US allowing 150 countries to buy stocks. Bitcoin-Collateralized Stocks Arrive For Consumers Abra, which launched its investing service in February, will now cater to anyone in 155 countries wishing to gain exposure to various assets including traditional stocks and exchange-traded funds […]

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Americans Can Now Move Their Money Into Bitcoin From Thousands of US Banks

Earlier this year, Abra launched its non-custodial Bitcoin-backed global investment app to democratize investing in stocks, bonds, EFTs, and cryptocurrencies. Now it’s stepping up a gear, making it easier for users to move money to and from their banks to crypto. Abra Is Bringing More Fiat On-Ramp Abra’s latest Plaid integration makes the app infinitely […]

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The SEC Sets Deadline to File Comments for or Against Bitcoin ETF Applications

The U.S. Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) is getting ready to review its decisions regarding Bitcoin ETF applications. With this in mind, the SEC is inviting parties or persons to file public statements in support of, or in opposition to, Bitcoin ETFs. This review could affect nine Bitcoin ETF applications. The SEC Gets Ready to Review […]

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Exec Says Bitcoin ETF Proposals Need to Fit the SEC’s Mold

Bitcoin ETF proposals are being shot down left and right. One industry insider claims that applicants need to focus on matching the SEC’s tastes and preferences. Bill Barhydt, the top executive of Abra, a Bitcoin 00 start-up, spoke with CNBC‘s Squawk Box Europe on Tuesday. According to CNBC, ETF applicants: “[…] haven’t fit the financial archetype that the U.S. Securities […]

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