Ripple’s chief technology officer David Schwartz says he owns several crypto assets on top of his XRP holdings.
Schwartz, one of the original architects of the XRP ledger, says Bitcoin (BTC) and XRP represent the majority of his crypto portfolio.
In addition, he owns smaller amounts of Ethereum (ETH) and Basic Attention Token (BAT).
Yes. I own XRP and BTC as well as small amounts of BAT and ETH, and very small amounts of a few others.
— David Schwartz (@JoelKatz) September 9, 2020
Basic Attention Token is a utility token for an open-source, decentralized blockchain-based digital advertising platform.
An ERC-20 token built on top of the Ethereum blockchain, BAT has a market cap of nearly $385 million, the 43rd largest in the industry. The asset was trading around $0.35 – $0.40 throughout the second half of August, but it has since plummeted to about $0.26 at time of writing, according