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3 min readAug 22, 2023


BlackRock’s Bitcoin Wallet: A $3.08B Enigma

📰 Goat News #93 📰

GM, crypto fam

Rise and grind! The crypto world’s abuzz with mystery wallets, Binance’s big plays, and Coinbase’s dance with Circle.

On the menu for today's crypto news:

  • BlackRock’s Bitcoin Wallet: A $3.08B Enigma
  • Binance Labs’ Investment: A tech twist with Delphinus Lab.
  • Coinbase and Circle’s USDC Fiesta: #USDC’s dance with 6 new blockchains.
  • Binance’s Bitcoin Sale? A rumor or a revelation?

Ready to GOat into a world of intrigue and innovation? It’s GOat time

Is BlackRock the Mysterious Whale Behind a $3.08B Bitcoin Accumulation?

Over the past three months, a new Bitcoin wallet has emerged, becoming the world’s third-largest holder with 118,000 $BTC — worth around $3.08B.

The crypto world is buzzing with one question: Who’s behind it? Some say it’s BlackRock, the investment giant. They’ve been in the news lately, applying for a Bitcoin ETF product on June 15.

Could this new wallet be part of their plan to enter the crypto market?

Here’s what we know: The wallet’s Bitcoin holdings got HUGE in just over three months. If it’s BlackRock’s doing, they’ve outpaced most other players except for Binance and Bitfinex. Larry Fink, BlackRock’s CEO, adds fuel to the fire.

He’s spoken positively about Bitcoin, but his recent comments and affiliations have raised eyebrows. What’s he really up to? BlackRock’s potential involvement is a big deal. They hold major stakes in corporations worldwide, and their crypto moves could change the game.

Even Canada’s Prime Minister has shown support for Fink. Still, the pieces don’t all fit. There’s the wallet’s rapid growth, BlackRock’s ETF application, Fink’s complicated stance, and the pending SEC decision on Bitcoin ETFs.

It’s a tangled web, and we’re still untangling it. In the crypto world, BlackRock’s potential Bitcoin accumulation is a headline-grabber. Is it a brilliant move or just smoke and mirrors?

We’ll have to watch and wait. But one thing’s for sure: It’s got us all talking.

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  • Coinbase Gets Cozy with Circle: USDC’s dance with 6 new blockchains and Coinbase’s stake in the game.
  • Binance’s Bitcoin Sale? Twitter’s abuzz with rumors of Binance selling Bitcoin for BNB. Truth or trickery? We’ll see!


Reflecting on today’s whirlwind of finance, innovation, and intrigue, I believe in the power of curiosity and the value of discernment.

As the wise saying goes, “A wise man questions others’ wisdom but never doubts his own.”

The crypto world is a dance between trust and truth, and wisdom lies in knowing the steps. For more crypto wisdom and insights, follow me on Twitter/X @goatdailynews

Cheers! Goat out ✌️