The investments manager said it confidentially filed for a bitcoin futures ETF months ago.
Bloomberg Intelligence’s James Seyffart thinks a bitcoin futures ETF could get approved as soon as October.
The CFTC has jurisdiction only when looking at futures or other derivatives products, Stump said.
The business intelligence firm is back in the bitcoin buying business after a brief lull.
SEC filings dated June 30 show BlackRock with stakes in Marathon Digital Holdings and Riot Blockchain.
Another 94 banks plan to access the CBDC via a clearing platform.
The product was removed in response to an order from the Brazilian Securities Commission.
JPMorgan also registered its passive bitcoin fund with U.S. regulators Thursday.