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DOGE, SHIB, ADA and LINK are Among Top 11 Coins Held by Largest BSC Whales: Details

Tue, 02/15/2022 - 10:36
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Yuri Molchan
Some of the biggest Binance Smart Chain whales are holding several top-20 cryptocurrencies, including DOGE, SHIB and ADA
 DOGE, SHIB, ADA and LINK are Among Top 11 Coins Held by Largest BSC Whales: Details
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According to a tweet posted by WhaleStats Twitter account that generates data on the top 1,000 BSC rich list, the largest Binance Smart Chain whales are holding Bitcoin, Ethereum and several other major cryptos, such as Dogecoin, Shiba Inu, etc.

SHIB, DOGE, ADA, LINK, DOT, MATIC are in BSC whales' wallets

The list of the largest holdings of the biggest 1,000 Binance Smart Chain (BSC) whales includes 11 cryptocurrencies both from the top 10 and top 20 range of cryptocurrencies.

The first two spots are occupied by Bitcoin and Ethereum, with $420,782,752 worth of BTC and $403,919,025 in ETH.

The third coin held by these investors is Polygon's MATIC—$72,415,106 worth of it.

Then comes Dogecoin with roughly half the USD equivalent—$46,070,284.

These whales also own $39,212,310 in Polkadot (DOT), worth $39,212,310. The second most popular canine crypto, Shiba Inu, is ninth place on this list, equaling $26,252,727 in fiat. Cardano's ADA and LINK occupy spots 10 and 11.

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Whales buy 5.8 million MATIC

WhaleStats and Whale Alert have also reported that in the past 24 hours, a combined 5,809,984 MATIC tokens have been purchased by crypto whales.

Large ETH investors ranked 492nd and 494rd on the WhaleStats scale have made two transfers, purchasing 2,110,000 and 699,990 MATIC. These are the equivalents of $3,439,300 and $1,147,984.

Besides, Whale Alert crypto tracking service posted a tweet to report that 2,999,994 MATIC have been moved from Bitfinex exchange to an anonymous crypto wallet. This amount of crypto comprises $4,961,239.

Aside from that, the ETH whale ranked fourth also acquired 26,000 FTX Tokens (FTT), to the tune of $1,152,060. SHIB, MATIC, FTT and LINK are crypto assets that ETH whales have been betting on heavily since last year, constantly buying, holding and trading large amounts of those.

SHIB, MATIC, LINK and FTT constantly flip each other as the most tradable token, the most widely held token and the token with the largest dollar value.

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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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