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Crypto czars: Bitcoin mania among investors churns out nine new cryptocurrency billionaires

As of March 5, 2021, Founder of quantitative trading firm Alameda Research and derivatives exchange FTX Sam Bankman-Fried was crypto’s wealthiest billionaire with $8.7 billion net worth followed by Coinbase CEO and co-founder Brian Armstrong with a net worth of $6.5 billion.