SHIB and FTT keep flipping each other as the largest token by dollar value by the top 1,000 ETH whales. SHIB has surpassed FTT coin this time.
Besides, the number of wallets holding SHIB has reached a new record, surpassing 1.160 million.
ETH whales again betting on SHIB
WhaleStats has reported that Shiba Inu meme cryptocurrency has overtaken FTT (the native token of the FTX exchange) as an asset that constitutes the biggest USD value in the wallets of the top 1,000 Ethereum whales.
The total holding value of SHIB in USD constitutes a whopping $1,665,876,442.
JUST IN: $SHIB had flipped $FTX to be biggest token position by dollar value among the top 1000 ETH wallets ??— WhaleStats - the top 1000 Ethereum richlist (@WhaleStats) January 27, 2022
? Total hodling value: $1,665,876,442
Whale leaderboard: https://t.co/28TDZ70IkD#ShibArmy #SHIBerse #SHIB pic.twitter.com/oXUMZ4ycwv
However, the data shared in the tweet has changed quite fast, and FTX is now back above SHIB. The amount of FTX held by the top 1,000 Ethereum whales totals 15.51% worth $1,298,234,838 (the second largest holding after Ether).
As for SHIB, the percentage held by ETH whales is 13.66%, and it amounts to $1,143,412,179.
SHIB holder number hits new record
WhaleStats has also reported that the number of people holding Shiba Inu has reached a new record figure of 1,160,123.
According to data shared on Twitter, the largest 1,000 ETH whale wallets now hold a staggering 55,732,495,492,864 SHIB tokens, which is equal to $1,202,858,432 in fiat currency.
? New Record: $SHIB reaches an astonishing 1,160,000+ holders.— WhaleStats - the top 1000 Ethereum richlist (@WhaleStats) January 27, 2022
Current Holder Count: 1,160,123
? The top 1000 ETH wallets are holding 55,732,495,492,864 $SHIB ($1,202,858,432 USD)
Source: https://t.co/keN3btSnKj#SHIB #ShibArmy
156.3 million SHIB burned in past three days
The Shiba Inu community keeps removing SHIB from circulation. Per data shed by Etherscan, over the past three days, 156.3 million tokens have been permanently locked in a non-spendable wallet for good.
The largest transfers that burned SHIB carried 30,000,000 and 20,000,000 tokens.
Over the past 24 hours, 88,883,275 SHIB were incinerated, according to data shared by Twitter account @shibburn. It took 11 transactions.