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A bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) is a financial instrument that offers investors exposure to the bitcoin market.
Specifically, a bitcoin ETF allows an investor to potentially make (or lose) money based on daily fluctuations in the price of bitcoin.
Unlike the asset itself, bitcoin ETFs trade on traditional stock markets or exchanges and are intended for mainstream investors who don’t wish to purchase bitcoin directly.
What is the difference between bitcoin and a bitcoin ETF? There are several characteristics that make them different. These include:
Proponents of bitcoin ETFs argue that these products provide a path for mainstream adoption of bitcoin that avoids some of the security and technical pitfalls of cryptocurrency ownership.