The billionaire opened a discussion about the possibilities of cryptocurrency in the context of a continuous rise in value.
Tesla and SpaceX founder Elon Musk he pointed On his Twitter account this Sunday, he wrote that bitcoin is “almost as flashy as fiat money” and later showed his interest in “large transactions” in this cryptocurrency.
At the same time, he posted a meme that wrote, “Me, trying to live a productive and normal life” while there is bitcoin.
Musk’s messages were discussed among his followers, which was also attended by Michael Saylor, CEO of MicroStreggie.
“If you want your shareholders to favor $ 100 billion, change Tesla’s balance sheet from dollars to bitcoins. Other companies in the world.” [índice] The S&P 500 will follow suit, and over time this favor will increase to a billion dollars. ” Declared Michael Saylor. Musk responded to this communication by asking, “Is it possible to do such large transactions?”
Are such large transactions possible?
– Elon Musk (@elonmusk) 20 December 2020
Saylor, in turn, counted In recent months it had converted $ 1.3 billion into bitcoin and wanted to share its financial strategy with Musk about this cryptocurrency in person.
In recent weeks, bitcoins have been breaking records, driven by greater demand from institutional investors. For example, it reached $ 24,000 for the first time this Sunday.