News Updates

Showing 1 to 10 of 32 posts

XBT PROVIDER AB - CLARIFICATION REGARDING ETHEREUM PARITY MULTI-SIG WALLET FUNCTIONALITY

STOCKHOLM, NOVEMBER 9, 2017 - On 6th November, 2017 an unidentified person wiped out the library code upon which Ethereum’s Parity multi-sig wallets’ functionality relied. The effect of this action is that Parity multi-sig wallets deployed after 20th July, 2017 have been frozen. As a direct result, any ether held within these wallets is not accessible and may never be accessible.

Read more...

XBT PROVIDER AB - FURTHER UPDATE IN CONNECTION WITH BITCOIN CASH

STOCKHOLM, NOVEMBER 9, 2017 - Further to its earlier Press Releases of July 28th, August 2nd and October 17th, XBT Provider AB (Publ) (the “Issuer”) wishes to provide a further update in connection with the bitcoin fork that resulted in Bitcoin Cash.

Read more...

XBT PROVIDER AB: STATEMENT ON 'BITCOIN GOLD' FORK

STOCKHOLM, OCTOBER 24, 2017 - XBT Provider AB (Publ) (the "Issuer"), like many other observers and participants within the crypto-currency market, had been anticipating that a further bitcoin fork (commonly referred to as 'Bitcoin Gold') would take place on October 25th at 12:00 UTC. The Issuer was in the final stages of preparing a Press Release for issuance in connection with such anticipated event.

However, the 'Bitcoin Gold' fork in fact took place (in block 491407) on 24th October 2017 at 02:20 UTC. This took many by surprise and the earlier-than-expected timing of the fork is being...

Read more...

XBT PROVIDER AB - UPDATE IN CONNECTION WITH BITCOIN CASH

STOCKHOLM, OCTOBER 17, 2017 - The Board of Directors of XBT Provider AB (Publ) (the "Issuer") confirms that, in accordance with the Issuer's Press Releases of July 28th and August 2nd, the Issuer entered into a 3 month "observation period" during which the Issuer and Guarantor have been evaluating how the value created from the bitcoin fork that resulted in Bitcoin Cash (BCH) may be distributed.

Read more...

ETHEREUM GETS ITS FIRST EXCHANGE TRADED PRODUCT AS COINSHARES LAUNCHES TWO ETHER TRACKING, EXCHANGE TRADED NOTES ON NASDAQ STOCKHOLM

STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN, OCTOBER 11, 2017 — Investors seeking exposure to the price movement of ether, the native token of the Ethereum platform, just got a new, but familiar option: two Exchange Traded Notes (ETNs) which track the price of Ether - Ether Tracker One (COINETH:SS) and Ether Tracker Euro (COINETHE:SS). 

XBT Provider by CoinShares, the issuer behind the world’s first bitcoin ETNs, is announcing that the first Ether ETNs are now available for trading on Nasdaq Stockholm. 

Read more...

CRYPTO INVESTORS GET FIRST MULTI-STRATEGY GROUP OF INVESTMENT PRODUCTS - COINSHARES LAUNCHES WITH $300MM IN CRYPTO-ASSETS

JERSEY, CHANNEL ISLANDS, OCTOBER 5, 2017 - The team behind the first regulated bitcoin hedge fund and Exchange Traded Bitcoin notes, is announcing CoinShares - new home to their growing portfolio of crypto investment vehicles.

With the announcement, GABI, the group’s bitcoin fund and XBT Provider, issuer of two bitcoin ETNs, become part of the CoinShares group of products; a family which collectively represents $300MM in crypto-assets.

Read more...

XBT PROVIDER ISSUES STATEMENT OF BITCOIN HELD BY XAPO

Read more...

XBT PROVIDER AB NOW PART OF THE COINSHARES GROUP

STOCKHOLM, September 27, 2017 – The Board of Directors of XBT Provider AB (Publ) (the “Issuer”) is pleased to announce that on September 25, 2017 ownership of all of the issued shares in the capital of the Issuer was acquired by CoinShares (Holdings) Limited (“CS(H)L”), a company incorporated in Jersey, Channel Islands which is the holding company of the CoinShares group.

Read more...

XBT PROVIDER AB: UPDATE REGARDING RECENT BITCOIN FORK

STOCKHOLM, August 2, 2017 — On August 1st  at 12:20 UTC, at blockchain block: 478558 , the bitcoin blockchain ‘forked’ resulting in the creation of a new coin, which is referred to as Bitcoin Cash (BCH).

As indicated within the release issued on July 29th at 18:30 CET by XBT Provider AB (Publ) (the “Issuer”) prior to the fork, the Issuer’s Certificates continue to track the coin which is identified by the bitcoin community as being ‘bitcoin’ (also known as the ‘Segwit2x chain’) and not BCH (BCH).

Read more...

XBT PROVIDER AB’S STATEMENT ON ANTICIPATED BITCOIN FORK

STOCKHOLM, JULY 28, 2017 — XBT Provider AB (Publ) (the “Issuer”) is conscious of the fact that there has been much media discussion in recent months in connection with the phenomenon of “forking” within crypto-currencies, most prominently in connection with bitcoin (which is the asset to which the Certificates of the Issuer are referenced). It should be noted that bitcoin forks are not an uncommon occurrence. The circumstances of each fork are unique and their relative significance varies.

Read more...

About

Here you will find news and important infomation posted by the team at XBT Provider. If you have any questions about the content of these posts, please get in touch.