In this together: Musk and Saylor down a combined $1.5B on Bitcoin buys

As the bear market bites, holding crypto investments can be a tough pill to swallow. Consider two of the largest bag holders of publicly traded companies. They are down by almost $2 billion dollars on their Bitcoin buys.  According to Bitcointreasuries.net, the 130,000 and 43,00 Bitcoin (BTC) held by Microstrategy and Tesla respectively are worth considerable sums less. The top “Hodlers” of Bitcoin according to Bitcointreasuries.net For Microstrategy, Michael Saylor splashed out almost $4 billion ($3,965,863,658) on 129,218 BTC, approximately 0.615% of the 21 million total supply. The Bitcoin price…

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Sell or hodl? How to prepare for the end of the bull run, Part 2 – Cointelegraph Magazine

[ad_1] To read Part 1 of “How to prepare for the end of the bull run,” click here. So, you’ve made a million bucks this cycle and you’re trying to work out how to transform those life-changing gains into money in the real world before the inevitable crash. But at the same time, you don’t want to sell now and miss out on potential upside. So, what should you do? For Quantum Economics founder Mati Greenspan, the answer is simple: Be optimistic. He’s not an advocate of trying to time the…

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HODL Waves Bitcoin UTXO History

[ad_1] HODL Waves have been around for a few years but are still relatively new. They were first introduced in an article by Dhruv Bansal at Unchained Capital, a bitcoin-native financial services company. The interesting part about having a transparent blockchain is you can see all sorts of insights within the data. In particular, price is just one granularity of bitcoin, i.e., what the free market will pay for the asset though buyers and sellers. By mixing data science with a transparent blockchain, you can find out much more from…

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Just HODL! Bitcoin and Ethereum outperform ‘lower risk’ crypto index funds

[ad_1] In the past two decades, index and exchange-traded funds (ETF) have become some of the most popular forms of investing because they offer investors a passive way to gain exposure to a basket of stocks as opposed to investing in individual stocks which increases risk of loss.  Since 2018, this trend has extended to the crypto sector and products like the Bitwise 10 Large Cap Crypto Index (BITX) tracks the total return of Bitcoin (BTC), Ether (ETH), Cardano (ADA), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Litecoin (LTC), Solana (SOL), Chainlink (LINK), Polygon…

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Meet The Plebs Texan HODL

[ad_1] Watch This Episode On YouTube Listen To This Episode: In this episode of Bitcoin Magazine’s “Meet The Taco Plebs,” BtcCasey and Tyler Laroche were joined by Texan HODL, a fellow Bitcoiner who has just started working in the industry. They discussed how Texan HODL discovered Bitcoin via a popular online game called RuneScape. Then they talked about the underlying research and reading which primed Texan HODL for entry into the Bitcoin thoughtspace — research such as the problems with the financial crisis of 2008. The conversation then switched gears,…

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MLB team will HODL Bitcoin received from suite sales, says president

[ad_1] Dave Kaval, president of Major League Baseball’s Oakland Athletics, says the ball club will be HODLing any Bitcoin that fans pay for luxury seats at the team ballpark in the San Francisco Bay Area.  In an interview with Bloomberg on Friday, Kaval said no baseball fans had yet taken advantage of the opportunity to buy a full season, six-person suite for the home season for 1 Bitcoin (BTC) since the deal was first announced on March 15. Though the A’s club president said he was still hopeful “two or…

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