Interview: Investing in Bitcoin with Kevin O'Leary

Kevin O'Leary of "Shark Tank" joined the "Bitcoin Magazine Podcast" to discuss the bitcoin market, price and mining. Watch this episode on YouTube Listen to this episode: AppleSpotifyGoogleLibsynOvercast In recent months, talk about bitcoin's environmental impact has become nationally known. In this episode of the "Bitcoin Magazine Podcast", hosts David Zell and Matt Odell met with renowned "Shark Tank" investor Kevin O'Leary to discuss this and more. O'Leary is probably best known for serving as a field assessor and potential investor on ABC's reality TV series "Shark Tank," while he founded the technology company SoftKey Software Products, which Canadian businessman Mattel acquired in 1999. He appeared in several reality TV series and ran for public office. O'Leary had previously called bitcoins mined using fossil fuels "blood coins," and suggested that these renewable energy-mined coins and bitcoins could be traded at different prices. In this interview, Mr. Wonderful supported some of these positions, arguing that green mining would simply rise to meet growing demand. However, O'Leary's conversations with institutional investors led him to a definitive conclusion – companies increasingly adhere to environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) standards, and once those standards are gone, there's a lot of money waiting to be invested in bitcoin. has been met. Zell and Odell spoke with O'Leary about what this might look like and the broader institutional investment landscape. Also in this episode, O'Leary announced for the first time that he wanted to increase the bitcoin allocation of his portfolio from the current 3% to 5% and discussed his current investments in the Bitcoin ecosystem. This was a great conversation and you don't want to miss it.

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