Vitalik Buterin, co-founder of the world’s most popular smart contract platform Ethereum, has officially become a crypto billionaire.
The open Ether address, which Buterin announced as its main wallet in 2018, reached a value of $ 1 billion after ETH surpassed $ 3,000 on Monday.
The wallet address contains 333,500 Ether (ETH) worth $ 1.045 billion at the time of translation broadcast.
Ether, which has gained 8 percent in the last 24 hours, is trading at $ 3,145. Crypto money has gained 36 percent in the last seven days, according to CoinGecko data.
According to some commentators, Buterin, 27, may be the youngest billionaire in the cryptocurrency industry.
— JUSTIN (@justintrimble) May 2, 2021