According to WhaleStats, over the weekend, the amount of Shiba Inu (SHIB) held in the top 100 addresses has shrunk significantly — by a quarter of a trillion meme coins.
231.4 Billion SHIB Dumped by Top Whales as Burn Rate Spikes 506%
At the same time, the Shib army seems to have accelerated the burn rate of its favorite canine token, as it has shown a tremendous rise in the past 24 hours.
WhaleStats has shared that over the weekend, the crypto holdings of the 100 biggest wallets on the Ethereum chain have shed roughly $2 million worth of SHIB. This constitutes a total of 231,481,481,481 meme coins at the current exchange rate. At this time, whales are holding $72,241,236 in the second largest meme coin on the crypto market — SHIB. This is 3.42% of the whales’ comprised portfolio. At the moment, SHIB is holding the fourth most prominent position in the portfolio, with DAI, stETH and USDT sitting in front of Shiba Inu. The most significant asset in these investors’ wallets is USDC stablecoin.
In the last 7 days, there have been a total of 106,780,540 $SHIB tokens burned and 29 transactions. #shibarmy
On Saturday, whales held slightly over $74 million worth of SHIB. A popular SHIB-focused website, Shibburn, which tracks burn transactions of this meme coin, has announced that in the past 24 hours, the burn rate of Shiba Inu has jumped by a staggering 506.61%. Image via Shibburn This rise in the SHIB burn rate figure is equal to 31,076,547 SHIB sent to a dead-end wallet in the past 24 hours. From that amount, 26,772,703 Shiba Inu were removed from the circulating supply in a single transaction. Shibburn also shared that 106,780,540 meme coins have been destroyed in the past seven days by various initiatives that regularly attempt to cut down SHIB’s circulating supply.