Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) have recently seen tremendous growth as an asset class. The first U.S. ETF, the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSE:SPY), was launched in 1993. The fund tracks the returns of the S&P 500 index, and assets under management total nearly $396 billion. According to the NYSE’s second-quarter report, metrics suggest that as…

Bitcoin (CCC:BTC-USD) has been on a roll for the past month or so and is likely to continue to push. This is despite the headwinds it has faced from regulators and proposed regulations making conditions more difficult in the industry. Source: Shutterstock Bitcoin is the most well-known crypto worldwide. It also has the largest market…