Chris who? Cryptocurrency Ripple founder briefly overtakes Mark Zuckerberg to become the world's fifth richest man
| William Turvill, Financial Mail On Sunday
1/7/2018 3:58 AM EST
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You are unlikely to have heard of him, but Chris Larsen last week briefly overtook Facebook’s founder Mark Zuckerberg to become the world’s fifth richest man.
Larsen co-founded the cryptocurrency Ripple, which peaked at £2.80 last week – up from 15p early last month.
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The American is said to own 5.2 billion Ripple tokens and a 17 per cent stake in Ripple Labs, the firm behind them, pushing his estimated wealth close to $60 billion (£44 billion) – at...
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