As we reported, on May 3, the world’s No. 2 virtual currency – Ethereum surpassed $ 3,000 for the first time. This is the highest level of all time that the virtual currency has reached since its launch in 2015.
Ethereum’s dramatic rise in price has brought enormous sums of money to its holders. In it, the current holder of the most ETH in the world is Vitalik Buterin, the creator of this cryptocurrency. With 333,520 ETH in possession, Vitalik Buterin just became the youngest crypto billionaire in the world at the age of 27. Perhaps at the time of ETH’s birth in 2015, Vitalik Buterin himself could not think that he could one day. owns $ 1.09 billion in hand as at present.
At the age of 27, Vitalik Buterin shows himself as one of the most important figures in the world’s crypto market. Of course, being successful today is not all that fortunate. Vitalik Buterin’s excellence is shown when he was still in school with a series of incredible achievements and scholarships.
Vitalik Buterin first launched the idea of Ethereum in 2013 when he was 19 years old. A year later, this blockchain platform started crowdfunding. The early version of Ethereum was introduced in 2015 with an initial total supply of 72 million coins. So far, after years of development, Ethereum has become strong and is the leading blockchain platform in the world.
With a market capitalization of 376 billion USD, ETH has firmly built its 2nd position in the world virtual money market, far ahead of the next coins such as BNB, XRP, USDT, ADA or Dogecoin. In the context of Bitcoin is slowing, dragging the market down somewhat, ETH rallied strongly. This shows how powerful and influential the Crypto is.