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Billionaire Peter Thiel says people are still underestimating Bitcoin

Peter Thiel is the latest big name from the world of tech and finance to offer commentary on Bitcoin, and he’s optimistic about the future of the cryptocurrency. However, rather than discuss Bitcoin’s potential uses as a means of exchange, Thiel focused on its effectiveness as a store of value. […]
Billionaire Peter Thiel says people are still underestimating Bitcoin
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Peter Thiel has sold down his investment in Xero

United States billionaire businessman and Trump supporter Peter Thiel has further sold down his stake in Wellington software company Xero and is no longer classed as a “substantial shareholder.” Xero said in a release to the NZX that Thiel had reduced his holding from 5.7 per cent to 4.8 per […]
Peter Thiel has sold down his investment in Xero
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Peter Thiel committed $47 million to an Australian finance firm and then sold down

Enigmatic technology billionaire and Donald Trump adviser Peter Thiel​ secretly amassed – and then unwound – a multimillion-dollar stake in an obscure Australian financial services business. Mr Thiel, widely regarded as the most powerful man in Silicon Valley, was behind investments in a Melbourne-based holding company, Sargon Capital, with plans […]
Peter Thiel committed $47 million to an Australian finance firm and then sold down
Tech

Elon Musk is now the richest person in the world with a net worth of $187 billion. Here’s how the Tesla and SpaceX CEO went from getting bullied as a child to becoming one of the most successful and controversial men in tech.

Elon Musk has had a tumultuous yet successful life. He was bullied as a child but ultimately attended an Ivy League university before going on to become the CEO of two companies, Tesla and SpaceX, and the founder of three more. He’s also been married three times and has triplets […]
Elon Musk is now the richest person in the world with a net worth of $187 billion. Here’s how the Tesla and SpaceX CEO went from getting bullied as a child to becoming one of the most successful and controversial men in tech.