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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).

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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.

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As Professional Investment In Bitcoin Accelerates -- Europe's Exchange Traded Bitcoin Product Grows To Over $100MM In Assets And Announces Custody Agreement With Bitcoin's Biggest Name in Secure Storage: Xapo

STOCKHOLM, JUNE 15, 2017 — In a sign of rapidly escalating demand for bitcoin as a portfolio allocation, Europe’s only exchange traded bitcoin note, issued by XBT Provider AB, surpassed $100MM in assets under management and is announcing custodial partnerships with Xapo, the world’s most respected cryptocurrency custodian.

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UK Investors Can Now Add Bitcoin Exposure To Their Retirement Account Via Hargreaves Lansdown, The UK's Number One Investment Platform For Private Investors

LONDON, ENGLAND, June 1, 2017 — All clients with SIPP accounts and brokerage accounts held at Hargreaves Lansdown now have digital access to add bitcoin exposure to their portfolio by purchasing Europe’s only exchange traded bitcoin note, issued by XBT Provider, AB.

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ONE OF BITCOIN’S BIGGEST FUNDS JUST BROUGHT ON AN ETF INDUSTRY POWER PLAYER: GLOBAL ADVISORS NAMES ETF INDUSTRY VETERAN LAURENT KSSIS INTERIM MANAGING DIRECTOR OF BITCOIN ETN ISSUER, XBT PROVIDER AB

Stockholm, Sweden (March 13, 2017) -- Global Advisors (Jersey) is announcing ETF industry veteran, Laurent Kssis, as interim managing director of XBT Provider AB: issuer of world’s only publicly listed bitcoin Exchange Traded Note (ETN).

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Bitfinex clarification due to investor inquiries

Due to Investor inquiries we want to clarify that XBT provider AB (publ) has had no bitcoins at Bitfinex and our Certificates are 100% hedged in bitcoin....

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Presenting new guarantor to Nasdaq today

We are meeting with Nasdaq to present a new guarantor today and tomorrow. All involved parties, including Nasdaq, KnC Group and our new guarantor, are very interested in a very fast solution, and at the moment, we feel confident that if Nasdaq accepts our new guarantor, trading can resume by next week.   We will keep updating on our website, our newsletter, Twitter and R...

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Instruments’ trading halted pending approval of new guarantor

STOCKHOLM, Sweden., May. 30, 2016 -- Trading on XBT Provider’s bitcoin ETNs, Bitcoin Tracker One and Bitcoin Tracker EUR, will be halted pending approval of a new guarantor   XBT Provider is currently in discussion with multiple interested parties and is planning to present a new guarantor to Nasdaq as soon as an agreement has been reached   Th...

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Weekly Blockchain Update

Swiss town Zug to allow bitcoin payments Zug, a town in Switzerland, is experimenting with bitcoin payments for public services The trial will begin on July 1st and will run throughout the rest of 2016 with an initial maximum transfer amount of 200 CHF or about 206 USD   CME Group unveils bitc...

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Weekly Blockchain Update

Australian Craig Wright claims to be bitcoin’s founder Satoshi Nakamoto Craig Wright, an Australian academic, has claimed to be bitcoin’s mysterious founder, Satoshi Nakamoto His proof, a cryptographically signed message that can only have been signed with Satoshi’s original key, has received heavy critique from cryp...

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