“ETC Group Physical Bitcoin delivers physical Bitcoin exposure with the safety and liquidity of an exchange traded product” - Bradley Duke, ETC Group
BTCetc – ETC Group Physical Bitcoin is an exchange traded cryptocurrency (ETC) that tracks the price of Bitcoin.
Each BTCE Bitcoin ETC is 100% physically backed by Bitcoin, and trades on European exchanges, providing investors with a safer and liquid way to gain exposure to Bitcoin. Each unit of BTCE gives the holder a claim on a predefined amount of Bitcoin.
BTCE is issued by ETC Group and marketed and distributed by HANetf.
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Investing in BTCE Bitcoin ETC is as simple as buying shares through your broker or bank. Unlike investing directly in Bitcoin, there is no need to engage with the technical challenges of setting up a cryptocurrency wallet to store Bitcoin. Investors only need a cryptocurrency wallet if they wish to redeem BTCE for physical bitcoin. Your units of BTCE are safely held with your broker or bank.
BTCE is traded on regulated European exchanges such as Xetra, Euronext and SIX. Investors can trade with confidence knowing that all market participants are strictly vetted and carefully monitored to prevent market abuse unlike cryptocurrency exchanges, many of which are unregulated. The issuer has partnered with world-class liquidity providers to ensure ample on exchange liquidity and tight spreads.
The issuer stores the Bitcoin with BitGo Trust Company, a secure, regulated custodian, purpose built for holding digital assets. Strict KYC and AML standards ensure that the provenance of all cryptocurrency in custody has been vetted.
Investors' capital is at risk and investors may not get back the amount
originally invested and should obtain independent advice before
making a decision.
Any decision to invest should be based on the information contained in
the relevant prospectus.
ETC securities are structured as debt securities, not as equity.
ETCs trade on exchanges like securities. They are bought/sold at
market prices which may be different to the net asset value of the ETC
*** Your broker will charge commissions to purchase ETC like shares
Performance for the fund and the index is shown in USD. Fund performance is shown net of fees with income reinvested where applicable. Please be aware that fees have a detrimental impact on the performance of an ETP. Past performance is not an indicator for future results
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HANetf funds are available to buy through self-directed platforms and brokers, and intermediary platforms across Europe listed in the link below. If you would like more information on how to trade with APs/market makers, please contact our Capital Markets Team at [email protected].
BTCetc – ETC Group Physical Bitcoin (BTCE) is the first Bitcoin exchange traded product (ETP) to offset its carbon footprint. ETC Group will fund nature-based, carbon sequestration and renewable energy projects to offset all of its bitcoin-related Scope 3 emissions since the launch of BTCE, and will continue to do so on a quarterly basis.
ETC Group brings together financial services professionals with experience spanning both the worlds of digital assets and regulated markets with a single goal: to make investing in crypto-currencies easy, transparent and safe. The team at ETC has taken every care to deliver products with integrity that address the very real concerns that many investors have in trading unregulated assets. United within ETC Group is one of the world’s largest electronic market makers, two London-based FCA- regulated brokers and a team of experienced financial services professionals all bringing network and know-how to the venture.
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The price of any Shares or the value of an investment in ETPs may go up or down and an investor may not get back the amount invested. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance. This material is not intended to be relied upon as a forecast, research or investment advice, and is not a recommendation, offer or solicitation to buy or sell any financial instrument or product or to adopt any investment strategy. Any decision to invest should be based on the information contained in the appropriate prospectus and after seeking independent investment, tax and legal advice.
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