Matt Hougan (Bitwise) on the Bitcoin ETF approval (EP.497)

Matt Hougan, the CIO of Bitwise Asset Management joins the show. In this episode we discuss: 

  • Spot Bitcoin ETFs are approved!
  • The process to get to this point.
  • The competitive landscape for the 11 products that were approved by the SEC on Wednesday. 
  • BITB, the Bitwise spot product which is the low cost option in the market. How it works and when it will trade. 
  • Bitwise’s plan to donate 10% of profits to The Human Rights Foundation, Brink and OpenSats
  • The outlook for an evolving custody and trading market structure. 
  • Ethereum ETFs in the near future?

Learn more about Bitwise’s BITB