In August 2021 trading turnover on the Swiss stock exchange reached CHF84.6 billion, 4.3 per cent less than in the previous month, while the number of transactions decreased by 5.4 per cent to a total of 4,328,210. Since the beginning of 2021, trading turnover reached CHF 867.7 billion with a total of 42,557,169 transactions.
HANetf, Europe’s first full services ‘white label’ UCITS ETF issuer, has published a statement as it continues to expand its presence into the European fund market.
Early August brought news that Alerian’s Dave LaValle had joined Grayscale Investments, arguably the world’s largest digital currency asset manager with USD25 billion in the Grayscale Bitcoin Trust, as Global Head of ETFs.
Valour Inc (Valour), the issuer of digital asset ETPs, has surpassed SEK1 billion in assets under management, marking an exceptional first eight months of 2021 which has seen AUM leap more than 1400 per cent. As of 18 August, Valour’s AUM stood at USD143.5 million in USD, an equivalent of more than SEK1.25 billion.
Europe’s ETC Group, a provider of digital asset-backed securities, has announced that it is listing its entire portfolio of crypto ETPs on Austria’s national stock market.
Bitcoin was back in the spotlight last week with its largest single day gain in six weeks, after (apparently false) rumours were spread of crypto payment acceptance from Amazon by the end of the year, says CoinShares’ chief revenue officer, Frank Spiteri.
Grayscale Investments, the world’s largest digital currency asset manager, has hired Dave LaValle as Global Head of ETFs.
CoinShares’ weekly report reveals that digital asset investment products saw outflows for the third consecutive week with outflows totaling USD28 million.
Crypto ETP issuer 21Shares AG has hired Isabell Moessler as Head of Distribution for the EMEA region (Europe, Middle East, Africa). Since its founding in 2018, 21Shares has, in less than three years, rapidly grown to USD1.2 billion in assets and 15 listed crypto ETPs.
Crypto ETP specialist firm 21Shares AG has established a partnership with the largest German online retail platform, comdirect, making them the sole provider of physically-backed crypto ETPs to the online broker’s savings plan program (the Spar plan).