Alexis Ohanyan, co-founder of Reddit, predicts that the price of Ethereum (ETH) will reach 15 000 $ in 2018. Information about this was published 2 May in Fortune.
Alexis Ohanyan, co-founder of Reddit
Ohanyan, who now works at the venture capital firm Initialized Capital, said in an interview:
At the end of the year, Bitcoin will cost 20 000 dollars. And Ethereum will cost 15 000 dollars. Now people can call me if I make a mistake.
He noted that he is optimistic about the future of ETH, because "people build on it»Their projects.
If Oganyan's prediction proves to be true, then the market capitalization of ETH will grow from 67 billion dollars to almost 1,5 trillion dollars, while Bitcoin will return to its record price and market capitalization - 340 billion dollars.
The company Oganyan Initialized Capital manages assets worth more than 250 million dollars, and is also known for investing in one of the leading crypto-exchange exchanges Coinbase. The entrepreneur noted in an interview that investing in new and innovative technologies is a priority for the company. He added that, despite the fact that Block - this is a promising technology, it will take from one to two years to reveal its true potential:
This year is dedicated to Blocky. Now, for the most part, it's a hype. Most of the really important, protocol-based basic infrastructure around software and Blockbut will be built in the next one to two years. Then we really will see the Web 3.0, to which we hope ... These are the things that, I think, will create the basis for a completely different, much better Internet.
Ohanian sold Reddit to the Conde Nast publishing house in 2006. According to various sources, the transaction is estimated in the amount of 10 to 20 million dollars.
While forecast Ohanian - the most bullish on the price of Ether. In April, the general director of the independent financial consulting firm deVere Group Nigel Green suggested that by the end of 2018 the price of ETH will reach 2500 dollars. Greene noted that a fourfold increase in value will occur as a result of the growing level of acceptance of the Ethereum network, as well as the popularity of smart contracts.