It has been a long time coming, but as of this morning, the publicly traded shares of the Bitcoin Investment Trust have officially started trading under the ticker GBTC. For the first time in bitcoin’s history, bitcoin can now be bought and sold on the public markets. For the past few weeks, there have been multiple bids placed for shares of GBTC, including one by Maxim Capital for 50,000 shares at $35.00/share. However, there hadn’t been any asks, or offers to sell shares. KGA Americas was the first to place a $44.00 ask for 298 shares of GBTC, which is the equivalent to 29.8 bitcoin at around $440.00 per coin. I might have been first to purchase $GBTC, here’s my […]
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