Forbes named the youngest crypto billionaire in the world. It was 27-year-old Vitalik Buterin, who was born in the Moscow region. His fortune reached $ 1.09 billion.
Photo: Vitalik Buterin’s official VKontakte pageVitalik Buterin’s official VKontakte page
In total, Buterin’s cryptocurrency wallet contains 333,520 Ethereum tokens. Curiously, since the beginning of 2020, the man’s fortune has grown by almost 25 times.
Analysts note that ether is becoming more expensive due to the growing popularity of decentralized finance (DeFi) applications. Their goal is to replace traditional financial institutions, including banks and insurance companies. DeFi is implemented in a decentralized architecture.