The CEO of one of Russia’s largest banks, Sberbank, has publicly shared his bitcoin experiences. Herman Gref also spoke about the benefits of virtual currencies during a presentation for a joint project with Google. Could there be more than meets the eye?
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During his presentation on the bank’s joint project with Google, Gref revealed that he had owned some bitcoin.
Gref shared about how he had to hold on to some of his bitcoin for two and a half months before converting them to fiat currencies — dollars and rubles. He held on to the bitcoin and would only cash them out at a price that was satisfactory for him.