Norway’s Fourth-Richest Man Invests in a Crypto Mining ASIC Manufacturer

Author: Jamie Redman
According to regional reports, the Norwegian billionaire and hedge fund manager, Ole Andreas Halvorsen, is investing funds into an energy-reducing cryptocurrency mining chip hardware company. Norway’s fourth richest man is investing in application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC) mining chips. These chips are allegedly 300%-500% more energy efficient than existing hardware.

Norwegian Hedge Fund Giant Dips Into the Crypto Economy

Norwegian news reports that the billionaire hedge fund manager Ole Andreas Halvorsen is dipping his toes into the cryptocurrency space. A report from Trijo explains that the hedge fund manager and cofounder of the Connecticut-based hedge fund, Viking Global Investors, is now investing in a cryptocurrency-focused firm called Harmonychain.

Halvorsen is joining a number of well known luminary investors from the Norwegian region investing funds into the crypto sphere with investors like Kjell Inge Røkke, Bjørn Dæhlie, and Arne Fredly. Halvorsen himself is considered one of the top-earning hedge fund managers worldwide and has captured the 11th ranking hedge fund manager position in the world according to Forbes.


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