JPMorgan’s Dimon Believes Bitcoin Can Hit $400k, But Still Thinks It “Worthless” — Why?

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JPMorgan’s Jamie Dimon has maintained that he sees no value in the world’s largest cryptocurrency. Speaking on Monday during the annual membership virtual meeting at the Institute of International Finance conference, the American billionaire reiterated his earlier statements on Bitcoin, arguing that it was just a matter of time before the currency came crumbling to […]

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JPMorgan Boss Jamie Dimon Says Bitcoin Is Worthless, Questions BTC’s Limited Supply

JPMorgan Boss Jamie Dimon Says Bitcoin Is Worthless, Questions BTC's Limited SupplyThe CEO of global investment bank JPMorgan, Jamie Dimon, says bitcoin is “worthless,” questioning whether the supply of bitcoin is actually limited. He also noted that blockchain and stablecoins can be real, emphasizing that governments are going to regulate the industry. Bitcoin Is Worthless and Supply May Not Be Capped, JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon Suggested […]
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Fund Manager Bill Miller Lauds BTC- Says ‘Bitcoin Could Be Rat Poison, and the Rat Could Be Cash’

Fund Manager Bill Miller Lauds BTC- Says 'Bitcoin Could Be Rat Poison, and the Rat Could Be CashFund Manager and founder of Miller Value Partners, Bill Miller says holding bitcoin is better than holding cash because the digital asset is immune to the bad policies of the U.S. Federal Reserve. Writing in the 2020 Q4 Market Letter, Miller explains that some companies are already converting to bitcoin in order to avoid incurring […]

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Survey of millionaires finds 73% own or want to invest in crypto

The number of millionaires wanting to buy cryptocurrencies is on the rise, with a new survey indicating that 73% want to own digital assets before the end of 2022.

A survey of more than 700 high net worth individuals, or HNWs, has found that almost three-quarters of millionaire respondents either already own or are looking to invest in cryptocurrencies before the end of 2022.

Conducted by financial advisory organization deVere Group, the survey revealed that 73% of respondents are bullish towards cryptocurrencies, an increase from 68% in 2019.

Participants were individuals who had more £1 million, which equates to approximately $1.32 million USD. They were selected from a wide variety of regions including the U.S., the U.K., Asia, Africa, the Middle East, Australia, and Latin America.

DeVere Group CEO and founder Nigel Green, noted in the survey that Bitcoin had once again been one of the best-performing asset this year with a year-to-date increase of 125%, adding:

“As the survey shows, this impressive performance is drawing the attention of wealthy investors who increasingly understand that digital currencies are the future of money and they don’t want to be left in the past.”

Green noted the respondents eyeing Bitcoin include some of the biggest Wall Street banks, and attributed their warming sentiment to the adoption by large firms like PayPal and Square:

“No doubt that many of these HNWs who were polled have seen that a major driver of the price surge is the growing interest being expressed by institutional investors who are capitalising on the high returns that the digital asset class is currently offering.”

Even former Bitcoin skeptics on Wall Street are warming to digital currencies. During a recent New York Times conference, JPMorgan Chase’s Chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon said he’s a “believer” in blockchain technology and “properly backed, properly regulated” cryptocurrencies.

Dimon made headlines in 2017 when he referred to Bitcoin as a fraud although JPMorgan has since embraced digital assets.

Billionaire hedge fund manager Ray Dalio still has plenty of doubts about Bitcoin, but questioned his own skepticism on Tuesday, tweeting:

“I might be missing something about Bitcoin so I’d love to be corrected,”

Dalio had suggested Bitcoin falls down as a store of value and that governments may “outlaw it and make it too dangerous to use.” He also said that he can’t imagine central banks, multinational companies, and big institutional investors using it.

The survey of millionairesws was revealed the same day Bitcoin’s total market cap hit a new all-time-high of $336 billion and as its price rallied to above $18,000, just shy of the $19,763 high reached in December 2017.

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