FBC Bitcoin Trust
Is the first investment product of its kind in Canada. The fund’s approval was hailed as a “landmark decision” by the British Columbia Securities Commission. FBC Bitcoin Trust facilitates skilled, tax efficient and safe exposure to Bitcoin via the first and only open-ended Bitcoin fund approved by Canadian regulators.FBC Bitcoin Trust is eligible for registered accounts such as RRSP and TFSA.
Management by a trusted fiduciary, simplicity of use, scalability, and TFSA/RRSP eligibility, FBT provides the crypto on-ramp for investors.
Secured by our custodian, Xapo, “The Fort Knox of bitcoin”. Our bitcoins are not on the internet and are kept offline and secure in Xapo’s cold-storage vault.
Access ownership of a non-correlated asset class through a regulated investment vehicle managed by proven industry thought leaders.
Our Unique Perspective
FBC was founded by global entrepreneurs committed to providing investment exposure to the emerging digital currency asset class based on blockchain technology. Our competitive advantage derives from our team’s diverse experience in finance and technology and entrepreneurship. Working alone and in partnership with others, we have built successful businesses and identified unique investment opportunities. We recognize the importance of moving quickly in a fast-changing world, seizing opportunities where they present themselves and implementing our investment ideas real time.
FBC Distributed Ledger Technology Adopters ETF
Potential Size of Opportunity
10% of global gross domestic product (GDP) to be stored on blockchain technology by 2027*
Identifying opportunities to invest in this nascent industry by capitalizing on the the world’s leading companies in the adoption of blockchain technology is a daunting task. The FBC Distributed Ledger Technology Adopters ETF leverages our internal resources and deep industry relationships to help us identify the winners and avoid the rest.
Easy to Buy
Our lower cost, diversified and liquid actively managed ETF makes it easy for investors to gain exposure to this foundational theme through any brokerage account.
Our Unique Perspective
Blockchain is not a "disruptive" technology, it is bigger than that. Its global effect could be enormous for blockchain is a foundational technology with the potential to create new foundations for our economic and social system.
The investment objective of the ETF is to achieve capital appreciation by investing, directly or indirectly, primarily in equity securities of companies located anywhere in the world that develop, invest in, use and/or supply Distributed Ledger Technology, such as Blockchain.
Why Consider FBCN?
- Size of the Blockchain opportunity prediction is substantial. "10% of global gross domestic product (GDP) to be stored on blockchain technology by 2027."*
- Active professional management of a "medium risk" diversified global equity portfolio.
- A core long term thematic holding to benefit from exposure to this foundational technology.
- Ease of access. Lower cost, diversified and liquid actively managed ETF make it easy for investors to gain exposure.
Fund Details (As of 03/20/2019)
Inception September 11, 2018
Ticker (CAD) FBCN
NAV $ 10.38
Ticker (USD) FBCN.U
NAV $ 7.79
Primary Listing NEO Exchange
# of Holdings 40
Sub Advisor Stonecastle Investment Management Inc.
Fund Category Global Equity
Risk Rating Medium
Benchmark MSCI World (CAD)
Management Fee 65bps**
Registered Plan Eligibility Yes
First Block Capital Distributed Ledger Technology Adopters ETF Market Update - January 2019
FBC Cryptocurrency Index Fund
Tracks the performance of a list of selected tokens by our management team. The evaluation of selecting a token into our index fund is mainly determined by the development of its technology, market capitalization, and market liquidity. The goal is to provide investors with a transparent benchmark in this new asset class.
Ready to Invest?
If, like us, you believe that the future of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies is a bright one, get in touch with your investment advisor or FBC directly using the contact form below. We will send you everything you need to get started investing in the future today.