U.S. SEC rejects NYDIG Bitcoin ETF and Global X Bitcoin Trust listing proposals

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NEW YORK, March 11 (Reuters) - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission rejected proposals to list and trade shares of spot bitcoin exchange-traded funds (ETFs) NYDIG Bitcoin ETF and Global X Bitcoin Trust, in filings dated March 10.

The moves were the latest in a series of rejections by the market regulator to approve an ETF that tracks the underlying digital asset.

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Reporting by John McCrank

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