Andrew Kiguel and Charlie Shrem discuss the future of mining and the upcoming BTC halving and its effect on the industry.
This week on Untold Stories, Charlie interviews Andrew Kiguel, CEO of Hut8Mining, a publicly traded company that partnered with Bitfury to create one of the largest BTC miners worldwide. Andrew always focused on how to educate the traditional investor and provide safe exposure to BTC. He has raised $1B through Canada’s capital pool program for the likes of Mike Novogratz and more. Hut8Mining has mined over 12,000 bitcoins so far and the company made over $67M in the first 3 quarters of 2019. They create portable mining containers that can be shipped anywhere to ensure the lowest energy and repair costs. Andrew speaks about the company’s focus on renewable energy sources going forward. He also shares his outlook on the future of mining and the upcoming BTC halving and its effect on the industry.
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