This Whale Earns $8.2 Million in Chainlink as LINK Sees an 8% Increase

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Ethereum Major Whale Acquired Over $8.2M From Chainlink, $11.6M From WBTC

The whale ranked 30th on the WhaleStats scale bought 485,000 LINK while the coin recorded a rise of almost 8%.

In the meantime, the amount of SHIB held by the top 100 ETH whales remains at 1.3 billion USD.

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Whale adds 485K LINK to its holdings

WhaleStats reported that just over four hours ago, an Ethereum blockchain token investor ranked 30th by the aforementioned crypto data service bought a big chunk of Chainlink: 485,000 tokens.

This sum in crypto is worth $8,245,000.

A detailed look at this investor’s portfolio—0x530e0a6993ea99ffc96615af43f327225a5fe536– shows that this whale owns ETH, FTX, Luis Vuitton, SRM and other cryptocurrencies.

The total value of ERC-20 tokens held by this investor is $974,396,996.

Whale buys $11.6 million in WBTC

Wrapped Bitcoin is also part of this wallet. The whales hold $283,987,677. Earlier today, a 979th-ranked whale made two trades to grab a total of 260 WBTC worth $11,639,940, according to the crypto tracker.

Bitcon wrapped on the BNB chain comprises 2.97% of the whales’ combined wallets.

$1.3 billion in SHIB held by top ETH whales

According to the WhaleStats website, the largest Ethereum whales now hold a total of $1,318,204,800 in SHIB. This amounts to 53,462,253,815,423 coins even with a market capitalization second only to Dogecoin.

This amount of SHIB constitutes 13.79% of the whales’ digital asset portfolio. SHIB comes second after FTX Token, whose whales own 37,064,052 worth $1,852,930,021.


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