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The World’s Largest Corporate Holders of Bitcoin

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The World’s Largest Corporate Holders of Bitcoin

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Who holds the most bitcoins across publicly traded companies?

While Tesla is the most familiar name across the world’s largest corporate buyers, several companies have amassed far more bitcoin—leading their share prices to skyrocket in value last year. At the same time, the vast majority are found in North America, with the exception of Nexon, a Japanese-based video game publisher.

This graphic shows the public companies that own the most bitcoin, based on data from CoinGecko.

MicroStrategy at the Top

As the world’s largest corporate owner of bitcoin, MicroStrategy holds 174,530 bitcoin valued at an estimated $9.1 billion as of February 22, 2024.

Headquartered in Virginia, the intelligence software firm first began buying bitcoin in 2020 and has since grown its holdings to become roughly 10 times bigger than the next highest corporate owner. MicroStrategy shares soared over 350% in 2023 thanks to its scale of bitcoin holdings.

Here’s who holds the most bitcoins globally across public companies as of February 22, 2024:

RankCompanyCountryTotal BitcoinEstimated Value
as of Feb 22, 2024
1MicroStrategy🇺🇸 U.S.174,530$9.1B
2Galaxy Digital🇺🇸 U.S.17,518$912.1M
3Marathon Digital🇺🇸 U.S.13,716$714.1M
4Tesla🇺🇸 U.S.10,500$546.7M
5Hut 8🇨🇦 Canada9,366$487.6M
6Coinbase🇺🇸 U.S.9,181$478.0M
7Block Inc.🇺🇸 U.S.8,027$417.9M
8Riot Platforms🇺🇸 U.S.7,327$381.5M
9Hive Blockchain🇨🇦 Canada2,596$135.2M
10CleanSpark🇺🇸 U.S.2,575$134.1M
11NEXON🇯🇵 Japan1,717$89.4M
12Exodus🇺🇸 U.S.1,651$86.0M

Tesla is the fourth-largest owner on the list, with bitcoin holdings worth $546.7 million.

In 2021, the company announced that it bought $1.5 billion in bitcoin to help boost the company’s bottom line. It also served as a way to provide liquidity to customers who could buy its products with the cryptocurrency. Yet the following year, the company sold a large share of its holdings at a steep loss during the crypto crash.

Two Canadian companies, Hut 8 and Hive Blockchain, are top holders of bitcoin. These cryptocurrency mining companies have seen their shares surge over 191% and 144%, respectively.

With even stronger returns, bitcoin miner CleanSpark saw its shares boom over 425% in 2023. This year, the company announced plans to purchase four new facilities for mining bitcoin. Three of these are located in Mississippi, purchased for a total of $19.8 million.

As bitcoin climbs to fresh record highs, corporate interest in bitcoin may continue to increase in tandem with a wider scope of buyers. Newly regulated spot bitcoin ETFs have also fueled demand, leading bitcoin’s market cap to hit $1 trillion for the first time since 2021.

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Ranked: Semiconductor Companies by Industry Revenue Share

Nvidia is coming for Intel’s crown. Samsung is losing ground. AI is transforming the space. We break down revenue for semiconductor companies.

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Semiconductor Companies by Industry Revenue Share

This was originally posted on our Voronoi app. Download the app for free on Apple or Android and discover incredible data-driven charts from a variety of trusted sources.

Did you know that some computer chips are now retailing for the price of a new BMW?

As computers invade nearly every sphere of life, so too have the chips that power them, raising the revenues of the businesses dedicated to designing them.

But how did various chipmakers measure against each other last year?

We rank the biggest semiconductor companies by their percentage share of the industry’s revenues in 2023, using data from Omdia research.

Which Chip Company Made the Most Money in 2023?

Market leader and industry-defining veteran Intel still holds the crown for the most revenue in the sector, crossing $50 billion in 2023, or 10% of the broader industry’s topline.

All is not well at Intel, however, with the company’s stock price down over 20% year-to-date after it revealed billion-dollar losses in its foundry business.

RankCompany2023 Revenue% of Industry Revenue
1Intel$51B9.4%
2NVIDIA$49B9.0%
3Samsung
Electronics
$44B8.1%
4Qualcomm$31B5.7%
5Broadcom$28B5.2%
6SK Hynix$24B4.4%
7AMD$22B4.1%
8Apple$19B3.4%
9Infineon Tech$17B3.2%
10STMicroelectronics$17B3.2%
11Texas Instruments$17B3.1%
12Micron Technology$16B2.9%
13MediaTek$14B2.6%
14NXP$13B2.4%
15Analog Devices$12B2.2%
16Renesas Electronics
Corporation
$11B1.9%
17Sony Semiconductor
Solutions Corporation
$10B1.9%
18Microchip Technology$8B1.5%
19Onsemi$8B1.4%
20KIOXIA Corporation$7B1.3%
N/AOthers$126B23.2%
N/ATotal $545B100%

Note: Figures are rounded. Totals and percentages may not sum to 100.


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Meanwhile, Nvidia is very close to overtaking Intel, after declaring $49 billion of topline revenue for 2023. This is more than double its 2022 revenue ($21 billion), increasing its share of industry revenues to 9%.

Nvidia’s meteoric rise has gotten a huge thumbs-up from investors. It became a trillion dollar stock last year, and broke the single-day gain record for market capitalization this year.

Other chipmakers haven’t been as successful. Out of the top 20 semiconductor companies by revenue, 12 did not match their 2022 revenues, including big names like Intel, Samsung, and AMD.

The Many Different Types of Chipmakers

All of these companies may belong to the same industry, but they don’t focus on the same niche.

According to Investopedia, there are four major types of chips, depending on their functionality: microprocessors, memory chips, standard chips, and complex systems on a chip.

Nvidia’s core business was once GPUs for computers (graphics processing units), but in recent years this has drastically shifted towards microprocessors for analytics and AI.

These specialized chips seem to be where the majority of growth is occurring within the sector. For example, companies that are largely in the memory segment—Samsung, SK Hynix, and Micron Technology—saw peak revenues in the mid-2010s.


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