Tag: Bitcoin

Cryptocurrency Expert Ari Paul Explains Bitcoin

Ari Paul, cryptocurrency expert and Co-Founder of BlockTower Capital, offers his perspective on bitcoin, the technology underlying it, and whether it should be owned in an investment portfolio.  He also discusses the potential for a bitcoin ETF.

Nothing Stirs Investor Passion Like Bitcoin & Gold

Ari Paul, cryptocurrency expert and Co-Founder of BlockTower Capital, offers his perspective on bitcoin, the technology underlying it, and whether it should be owned in an investment portfolio.  George Milling-Stanley, Head of Gold Strategy at State Street Global Advisors, explains where gold derives its intrinsic value and how he views it in the context of […]

Gold Expert George Milling-Stanley Talks Bitcoin, Gold

George Milling-Stanley, Head of Gold Strategy at State Street Global Advisors, offers his perspective on bitcoin and explains where gold derives its intrinsic value.  George also discusses the role of gold in a portfolio and highlights the SPDR Long Dollar Gold Trust (GLDW).

Bitcoin Explained

After discussing potential bitcoin ETFs on last week’s show, Nate & Jason expand on bitcoin, explaining what it is, why it’s gaining traction, and how it compares to gold.  Bryce Tillery, CEO of Eve Capital, spotlights The WEAR ETF (WEAR) and discusses the intriguing potential of the wearable technology space.

Stars Aligning for Bitcoin ETF Approval?

While the SEC continues to review the Winklevoss Bitcoin ETF, VanEck recently filed registration for the VanEck Vectors Bitcoin Strategy ETF.  Nate & Conor explain how recent developments in the bitcoin ecosystem, including the CBOE planning to launch bitcoin futures, bode well for the eventual approval of bitcoin ETFs.  Christian Magoon, CEO of Amplify ETFs, […]

Cathie Wood Highlights ARK ETFs, Discusses Disruptive Technologies

Cathie Wood, Founder & CEO of ARK Invest, spotlights the ARK Innovation ETF (ARKK) and the ARK Web x.0 ETF (ARKW), two of the top performing non-leveraged ETFs so far in 2017.  Cathie also explains the rationale for owning disruptive technologies/companies in a portfolio and offers her perspective on Bitcoin, Amazon, and Tesla.

Disruptive Innovation

Bond ETFs recently turned fifteen years old.  Nate & Conor explain how, while bonds may not be the most exciting aspect of your portfolio, ETFs have completely disrupted the status quo of investing in them.  Cathie Wood, Founder & CEO of ARK Invest, spotlights the ARK Innovation ETF (ARKK) and the ARK Web x.0 ETF […]

Proposed Bitcoin & Marijuana ETFs Generate Intrigue, Controversy

Two proposed ETFs, the Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust and the Emerging AgroSphere ETF, are currently in registration with the Securities & Exchange Commission.  Nate and Jason explain the backstories behind these ETFs and offer some perspective on their potential investment merit.  Maz Jadallah, CEO & Founder of AlphaClone, spotlights the AlphaClone International ETF and discusses the concept of […]

ETF.com CEO Dave Nadig Recaps ETFs in 2016, Looks Ahead to 2017

Dave Nadig, CEO of ETF.com, offers his perspective on another record-breaking year for ETFs and expands on several of ETF.com’s 2017 ETF predictions.  Nate and Jason also explain the rise of bitcoin and spotlight the top performing ETF of 2016.