In recent times, Micheal Saylor, the CEO of US-based enterprise intelligence agency MicroStrategy has established his popularity as a Bitcoin bull, with out actually revealing particulars of his personal holdings. The 56-year-old businessman reportedly owns a minimum of 17,732 Bitcoin tokens, presently amounting to round $860 million (roughly Rs. 6,468 crore). This info lately surfaced in a contemporary e-newsletter revealed by The Data. As per the e-newsletter, Saylor had revealed particulars of his private Bitcoin stash throughout an interview in November.
The entrepreneur has predicted that within the coming years, the per-token worth of the world’s oldest cryptocurrency may attain $6 million (roughly Rs. 45 crore).
First mined in 2009, the current worth of Bitcoin is $48,504 (roughly Rs. 36 lakh), as per CoinMarketCap. Final month, it attained an all-time excessive of $69,000 (roughly Rs. 52 lakh) per token.
If Saylor’s estimation truly pans out, Bitcoin would have registered a surge of greater than 12,000 % from its present place.
In June, when billionaire entrepreneur and Dogecoin-supporter Elon Musk mocked Bitcoin maximalists with a lightbulb joke, Saylor had responded to him saying he can reply his queries in “10 minutes”.
When you give us 10 minutes, perhaps we are able to hash out the reply…
— Michael Saylor:zap:️ (@saylor) June 25, 2021