September 19, 2021

Four representatives of the bitcoin industry appeared in the Forbes 2020 billionaire rating

Four representatives of the crypto industry were in the new Forbes ranking of billionaires.

Topping the list Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, whose assetsvalued at $ 113 billion. It is followed by Microsoft founder ($ 98 billion), French businessman Bernard Arnault ($ 76 billion) and 89-year-old bitcoin investor and critic Warren Buffett ($ 67.5 billion).

Four representatives of the bitcoin industry appeared in the Forbes 2020 billionaire rating

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Four representatives of the crypto industry got into the rating with 2095 billionaires:

  • co-founders of the Chinese mining giant Bitmain Mikri Zhang ($ 3.2 billion) and Cihan Wu ($ 1.8 billion);
  • Ripple co-founder Chris Larsen ($ 2.6 billion);
  • Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong ($ 1 billion).

It is noteworthy that the list did not appearConsenSys founder Joe Lubin and Binance Changpen Zhao, CEO of the Binance exchange, who in 2018 were in the ranking of the richest representatives of the crypto industry. Then the state of Lubin was estimated at $ 1-5 billion, and Zhao - at $ 1.1-2 billion.

Recall that earlier, Forbes presented a list of 50 companies actively using blockchain.