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    by Gabor Gurbacs, Director, Digital Assets Strategy,

    Kyle DaCruz, Product Manager, Active Strategies

    As the price of bitcoin rallies, a closer look at the trends suggest that current demand is driven by institutional allocation and bitcoin’s growing status as a store of value.

    Digital Assets

    November 20, 2020

    Bitcoin: Less Volatile Than Many S&P 500 Stocks?

    by Gabor Gurbacs, Director, Digital Assets Strategy,

    Kyle DaCruz, Product Manager, Active Strategies,

    Denis Zinoviev, Associate Product Manager, ETFs

    In a comparison of bitcoin versus S&P 500 stocks, we found, in a potentially unexpected twist, that bitcoin was less volatile than 145, or 29%, of the S&P 500 constituents.

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    Digital Assets

    April 03, 2020

    Bitcoin Correlation to Gold Jumps in 2020

    by Gabor Gurbacs, Director, Digital Assets Strategy,

    Kyle DaCruz, Product Manager, Active Strategies,

    Denis Zinoviev, Associate Product Manager, ETFs

    Bitcoin’s correlations with traditional asset classes during the recent market sell-off may hint at its increasing safe-haven status.

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    Digital Assets

    January 29, 2020

    The Investment Case for Bitcoin

    by Gabor Gurbacs, Director, Digital Assets Strategy

    Bitcoin is on the path to becoming “digital gold”. If it is increasingly used as an asset with monetary value, what role might it play within an investment portfolio?

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    Digital Assets

    July 15, 2019

    Facebook’s Libra: Stablecoins Burst on the Scene

    by Jan van Eck, Chief Executive Officer,

    Gabor Gurbacs, Director, Digital Assets Strategy

    Where did stablecoins come from and what are they poised to disrupt?

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