The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has all but made clear it will probably approve Bitcoin exchange-traded funds that hold Bitcoin futures, versus ones that hold the cryptocurrency itself. This has sparked a wave of new filings which, if approved, could hit the market by November. But how do they work, and how will investors respond to them? On this week's Trillions, we get insight into this from two people who currently offer Bitcoin futures funds, Simeon Hyman of ProShares, who runs a Bitcoin futures mutual fund, and Steve Hawkins of Horizons, who runs a Bitcoin futures ETF in Canada. They discuss how the futures market works, how performance differs from Bitcoin, roll costs and what a wave of these hitting the market just might look like. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com
Magic mushrooms, LSD and ketamine used to be associated with psychedelic trips and fun weekends. Now they’re increasingly viewed as serious medicine that can be used to treat ailments such as depression and PTSD. The small but fast-growing industry even has its first ETF — the Canadian-listed Horizons Psychedelic Stock ETF, or PSYK. On this episode of Trillions, Eric and Joel speak with Steve Hawkins, the CEO of the firm behind the ETF, who was also behind the world’s first cannabis ETF. He talks the about sector outlook, underlying business fundamentals, the design of the ETF — and whether he plans to start micro-dosing LSD.
Steve Hawkins, executive director of the Marijuana Policy Project and Raheem Uqdah, Manager of Corporate Social Responsibility at Curaleaf, join host Heather Sullivan to talk about racial and social equity efforts within the legal marijuana industry, what we're doing right, what we're doing wrong, and what's left to do. Produced by Shea Gunther.
Step inside for a special episode as longtime Division I men’s basketball coach and new ESPN analyst Steve Hawkins joins Greg Steiner and Alex Jewell for a two-part interview. From the inner workings of the Mid-American Conference to his relationship with some of the biggest stars in the game, you don’t want to miss your chance to hear from “Coach Hawk.” As always, listen in for this week’s keyword for your chance to win prizes!
Purdue Head Coach Matt Painter sits down with Coach Hawk for an in depth and fun conversation.Painter discusses the state of college hoops today from his seat. Transfers, injuries, parents, and social media are just a few of the topics he gets into. Recruiting to Purdue and who they go up against are also discussed. You'll also find out who Painter talks to when he needs advice.After this conversation it's easy to see why Purdue and Painter have the love affair they do. He's a Boilermaker all the way through.The tip-off question takes on the issue of injuries.The buzzer beater gives fans an alternative way to evaluate their favorite teams/programs.Listen in to this and so much more right here on this episode of Next Possession with Steve Hawkins.