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CoinShares Launches a $75 Million Physically-Backed Ethereum (ETH) ETP

A month after launching a Bitcoin ETP on Switzerland’s SIX Exchange, CoinShares has released a physically-backed exchange-traded product following the performance of the second-largest cryptocurrency – Ethereum.  Describing itself as “Europe’s largest digital asset investment house,” CoinShares is a cryptocurrency-oriented manager with over $4 billion in AUM. The company, headquartered in London, announced the launch of its...

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Did an “art heist” just happen on an Ethereum CryptoPunks NFT?

Experimental and new tech is always subject to intrusions and exploits, with crypto not far behind in that regard. And yesterday saw one of the first instances of an NFT being “front-run.” Punk gets sniped You may have heard of CryptoPunks, the first-ever, Ethereum-based, non-fungible token (NFT) project with over 16,000 unique “punks” which have become hugely popular in the past months as a crypto collectible. The process to...