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The founders of Bitmain and Binance remain the richest people in china's blockchain industry

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2019-10-10 18:11:33

The new ranking of China's richest people at Shanghai Research Institute Hurun includes 12 representatives of the blockchain industry

The new ranking of China's richest people at Shanghai Research Institute Hurun includes 12 representatives of the blockchain industry, reports 8BTC.

 

Only five of them have more than a billion dollars.

 

 

Bitmain founder Mikri Zhang is ranked 100th with assets of 30 billion yuan ($4.21 billion). He is followed by Changpeng Zhao ($2.53 billion), another founder of mining giant Jihan Wu ($2.39 billion), Star Xu of OKCoin ($1.4 billion) and Leon Li of Huobi ($1.05 billion).

 

Hu Dong, the founder of Ebang Communication, is ranked 684th in the overall list of the Chinese rich with a net worth of 6 billion yuan (0.84 billion). Taking into account the three founders of Canaan, of the 12 richest Chinese in the blockchain industry, 9 are shareholders of mining equipment manufacturers, 5 of which are Bitmain.

 

At the same time, only the founder of the Binance cryptocurrency exchange, Changpeng Zhao, moved up in the ranking in comparison with the previous year by 35 positions – from 230th to 195th line.

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