Cryptocurrency | 5 Bitcoin holders in the world

In 2009 or when bitcoin was released, the price of bitcoin per unit was around 10 cents. However, the increase in cryptocurrency is stable and until now a unit of bitcoin is valued at $ 10,000. This increase is the most remarkable increase in the financial industry and has given birth to many millionaires in the last 10 years.

Here is a list of the largest holders of Bitcoin in the world, including individuals and institutions:

1. Satoshi Nakamoto
Currently, no one knows who the person or group behind Satoshi Nakamoto is. According to initial mining, the number of bitcoins owned by Nakamoto is currently estimated at around 1.1 million BTC.

If converted to Bitcoin prices are now around $ 10 billion USD. Nakamoto does not make up the majority of bitcoin and does not convert it into real money, or other purposes. According to some people, if all the bitcoins owned by Nakamoto will cause the price of bitcoin to drop dramatically.

2. Bulgaria
The reason why Bulgaria has a lot of Bitcoin is that it seized bitcoin from perpetrators of crime by Bulgarian law enforcement in May 2017. The amount of bitcoin seized was 213,519 Bitcoin, and that was enough to pay off a quarter of the country's national debt.

3. BitFinex
BitFinex, a Hong Kong-based crypto exchange. This exchange has a Bitcoin reserve of 163,133.38 BTC or valued at more than $ 1 billion at current prices. The bitcoin is believed to be stored in an offline wallet or clod wallet to protect it from illegal actions or other harmful actions.

4. FBI
The FBI is a law enforcement organization that is known to be one of the largest Bitcoin owners. In September 2013, they made an arrest and seizure of the Silk Road site, the illicit web drug market, and seized 144,000 Bitcoins owned by site operator Ross Ulbricht, better known as, "Dread Pirate Roberts".

An estimated 9.5 million Bitcoin has been traded on Slick Road since 2011 or when Slick Road was first launched.

5. The Winklevoss Twins
Tyler Winklevoss and Cameron Winklevoss are twin brothers who have the status of Billionaire Bitcoin. they buy about 1% of the total supply of Bitcoin by using compensation money from disputes with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

The total net worth of the two siblings combined is around $ 400 million. They created Windex, funded a number of businesses related to bitcoin and invested $ 1.5 million in BitInstant.

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