Bitwise General Counsel and CCO Katherine Dowling discusses why the order is so significant.
On Wednesday, the White House released a much-anticipated executive order on crypto that outlined the government’s latest thinking on the fast-growing space. In this “Quick Takes” video, Bitwise General Counsel and CCO Katherine Dowling discusses why the order is so significant, what its biggest takeaways were, and what to watch next.
Based in San Francisco, Bitwise is one of the largest and fastest-growing crypto asset managers, offering both index and active strategies across a wide array of investment vehicles. The firm is known for creating the world’s largest crypto index fund (OTCQX: BITW), a suite of crypto-focused equity and futures ETFs, and investment products that span Bitcoin, Ethereum, DeFi, NFTs, and the Metaverse. Bitwise focuses on partnering with financial advisors and investment professionals to provide quality education and research. The team at Bitwise combines expertise in technology with decades of experience in traditional asset management and indexing, coming from firms including BlackRock, Blackstone, Meta, and Google, as well as the U.S. Attorney’s Office. Bitwise is backed by leading institutional investors and asset management executives, and has been profiled in Institutional Investor, CNBC, Barron’s, Bloomberg, and The Wall Street Journal.