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Bitcoin Billionaires List 2022 – Crypto Billionaires On Forbes

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Bitcoin Billionaires List 2022 has been released by Forbes which 19 crypto billionaires on the list. So today we will discover that list of crypto billionaires of 2022.

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2021 has proved as a wild year for cryptocurrencies. Famous cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Dogecoin, Ethereum, etc. compared their all-time high in 2021. The international market cap gained incredible heights. Not only that, many individuals made wealth from this gold rush, seven individuals evolved into billionaires via crypto, fetching the whole number of crypto billionaires to 19 according to the Forbes cryptocurrency Billionaires list. So let’s find out who is on that list.

1. Changpeng Zhao, $65 billion

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Founder and CEO Of Binance, Changpeng Zhao is the first number, who is the man behind the world’s largest crypto exchange by its trading volume. Earlier, he used to work at Mcdonald’s flipping burgers but nowadays, he is one of the richest crypto billionaires.

2. Sam Bankman-Fried, $24 billion

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Bankman-Fried is the founder and CEO of FTX. It is a cryptocurrency exchange. He also organizes investments via Alameda Research, a quantitative bitcoin trading company he founded in October 2017. Bankman co-founded this company with his brother.

3. Brian Armstrong, $6.6 billion

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CEO and the Founder of giant cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase, Brain Armstrong is another crypto billionaire. He founded coinbase in 2012. He is an investor and entrepreneur.

4. Gary Wang, $5.9 billion

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Wang is the chief technology officer and the co-founder of FTX crypto exchange. He holds 16.5% of FTX’s international functions as well as over $600 million in FTT, the trading native token. 

5. Chris Larsen, $4.3 billion

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Larsen is the co-founder and director head of blockchain firm Ripple. XRP, which is the aboriginal token of the blockchain is presently the 8th biggest cryptocurrency by market capitalization.

6 & 7. Cameron Winklevoss & Tyler Winklevoss, $ 4 billion each

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Ex opponents of Mark Zuckerberg, these twin brothers hold accumulated crypto assets worth about $4 billion each. Persuing the debut of Gemini, a crypto exchange, the brothers keep persisting to count on their digital acquisition portfolios.

8. Song Chi-hyung, $3.7 billion

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Chi-Hyung is the creator of Upbit, South Korea’s biggest cryptocurrency exchange. He has profited from the government’s $46 billion cryptocurrency industry. He is believed to own about a quarter of Upbit’s parent organization, Dunamu, which was esteemed at $17 billion.

9. Barry Silbert, $3.2 billion

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Silbert has invented a wide cryptocurrency company as the creator of Digital Currency Group. The group holds Grayscale, which overlooks $28 billion in crypto investments, as well as CoinDesk, widespread crypto news, and affairs website. DCG has invested in around 200 crypto companies via its associates. Before Bitcoin, Silbert traded stock trading firm, Second Market, to Nasdaq for an unrevealed cost in 2015.

10. Jed McCaleb, $2.5 billion

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The prevalence of McCaleb’s capital was collected via Ripple Labs and XRP, the payments-concentrated cryptocurrency scheme he co-founded in 2012. McCaleb left the scheme in 2013 after clashing with Larsen and further group partners. Following the terms of a 2014 partition contract with Ripple Labs, McCaleb has directly vended a substantial amount of his XRP in frequent increments. He launched Stellarly and now operates as its Chief Technology Officer.

11 & 12. Nikil Viswanathan & Joseph Lau, $2.4 billion

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Viswanathan and Lau are two co-founders of blockchain decacorn Alchemy. It is a toolbox for blockchain developers and entrepreneurs Alchemy controls Web3 applications like OpenSea and decentralized exchange Kyber. The business increased by $200 million in February at a $10.2 billion valuation, more irregular than four months after increasing by $3.5 billion.

13 & 14. Devin Finzer & Alex Atallah, $2.2 million

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OpenSea is an NFT marketplace that was co-founded by these two individuals. OpenSea acquired funding in January, valuing the corporation at $13.3 billion, up from $1.5 billion 6 months back. Finzer and Atallah possess approximately 18.5% of the business between them.

15. Fred Ehrsam, $2.1 billion

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An American investor and businessman, Fred Ernest Ehrsam lies on the 15th bitcoin billionaires list of Forbes. He is a managing partner and co-founder of Paradigm Capital, a cryptocurrency financing firm. Further, he co-founded Coinbase, a Bitcoin exchange.

16. Kim Hyoung-nyon, $1.9 billion

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Hyoung-Nyon is the administrative vice president of South Korea’s Dunamu crypto business. He now owns approximately 13 percent stake in the business, which he co-founded a decade ago.

17. Michael Saylor, $1.6 billion

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Initially a dot-com generation billionaire, Saylor caught his fortune sink during the dot-com breakdown and in the aftermath of an analysis debate. Then Saylor discovered Bitcoin and nowadays he has earned his business as a Bitcoin broker, purchasing it at every plunge. Moreover, he has even been bringing loans to purchase more Bitcoin.

18. Matthew Roszak, $1.4 billion

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Matthew Roszak is an earlier adopter of Bitcoin, who initiated investing in 2012 and partook in initial coin offerings of altcoins such as Factom, Mastercoin, etc. He has again funded in crypto exchanges like Kraken and Coinbase.

19. Tim Draper, $1.2 billion

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Tim Draper, founded in the United States, is a venture tycoon by occupation. He initiated investing in Bitcoin and further cryptocurrencies in 2012.

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