The Winklevoss twins, popularly known as the ‘winklvi’ now, recently appeared in a podcast on the Bloomberg channel, where they talked about their entrepreneurial journey in the last five years engaging primarily with Bitcoin and the Gemini Trust.
According to them, the historic moment which struck people hard about the centralization of money and the economic system was the ‘Cyrus Financial Crisis.’ Five years ago the ‘winklvi’ purchased their first Bitcoin (BTC) through the Mt. Gox Exchange itself.
The Winklevoss Twins are Not Particularly Nostalgic of the Early Days in Bitcoin
The Winklevoss twins had purchased their first Bitcoin when it was under $10. Moreover, reportedly, it was estimated that during the bull run of 2017, the valuation of their total amount of Bitcoins was around 1 billion dollars.
However, the market sentiments were such then that even 10$ seemed over-priced and speculation had started building around it which is similar to today’s scenario.
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