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Tether Withdraws $379 Million Worth of Bitcoin from Bitfinex, Becomes Top 10 BTC Holder

Tether, the largest stablecoin issuer, has increased its bitcoin holdings by withdrawing 8888.88 BTC (about $379 million) from Bitfinex, one of the leading cryptocurrency exchanges. According to Bitinfochart, Tether’s withdrawal has made it the tenth largest BTC holder, with a total of 66465.2 BTC ($2.82 billion) in its wallet. The average cost price of Tether’s bitcoin stash is $25,176, which means that the company has made a profit of $1.148 billion (+68%) from its bitcoin investment. Tether’s move comes amid growing scrutiny from regulators and investors over its reserves and transparency, as well as its influence on the cryptocurrency market.

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