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90 Billion Shiba Inu Grabbed by SHIB Whales as They Prepare for Shibarium Launch

Wed, 03/01/2023 - 15:51
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Yuri Molchan
Whales are grabbing large lumps of Shiba Inu meme tokens, stocking up before Shibarium release
90 Billion Shiba Inu Grabbed by SHIB Whales as They Prepare for Shibarium Launch
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Data provided by Etherscan tracker shows that less than an hour ago, two whales made an acquisition of two SHIB lumps. Together, they make up more than 12 billion Shiba Inu meme coins. Overall, in the past 24 hours, the second wallet has bought 90 billion SHIB.

Hundred billion SHIB transferred from top exchanges

According to Etherscan, the aforementioned transactions were made from major crypto trading venues KuCoin and Binance. The first one carried 3,999,499,999 SHIB in total. The second transfer contained 8,850,930,915 SHIB.

Over the past 24 hours, however, the second wallet has let over 90 billion Shiba Inu tokens go through itself. The transfers came from three major crypto exchanges: Binance, Coinbase and OKX.

Curiously, the wallet moved each SHIB lump to another address right after each purchase came in.

The data shows, however, that the very first wallet had bought not only one four billion lump from KuCoin. Over the past 24 hours, there have been three SHIB amounts of the same value.

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As reported by U.Today recently, whales had purchased 92 billion and 384 billion Shiba Inu, while lead developer of SHIB Shytoshi Kusama keeps saying that the launch of the Shibarium beta version will take place as soon as possible.

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SHIB adoption surges via Binance

Earlier, U.Today covered that, thanks to a recent partnership inked by Binance exchange and its Binance Pay service, SHIB and other cryptocurrencies have become means of payment at fast food restaurant Wendy's and more than 600 other vendors in the state of Georgia. This includes top hotels, restaurants and supermarkets.

Binance Pay has partnered with The latter is a platform that allows businesses to sell ther products and services for digital currencies.

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Yuri is a crypto journalist interested in technology and technical innovations. He has been in crypto since 2017. Believes that blockchain and cryptocurrencies have a potential to transform the world in the future in many of its aspects. ‘Hodls’ major cryptocurrencies and has written for multiple crypto media outlets. 

His articles have been quoted by such crypto influencers as Tyler Winklevoss, John McAfee, CZ Binance, Max Keiser, etc.

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