MicroStrategy is the largest public holder of bitcoin (BTC), which has witnessed a remarkable surge in the price of the cryptocurrency. This surge has resulted in MicroStrategy's unrealized gains surpassing an impressive $1.1 billion, which is 25% higher than their total investment in BTC.

MicroStrategy Bitcoin Investment

The value of Bitcoin holdings at the firm surged to $5.7 billion on Thursday evening, following the digital asset's price surpassing $37,000 for the first time since May 2022.Over a span of three years, the organization has amassed more than 158,000 bitcoins by utilizing company funds and earnings from bond sales. The current value of these holdings is equivalent to more than 80% of MicroStrategy's $7.1 billion stock market capitalization.

Michael Saylor - MicroStrategy
MSTR investment in Bitcoin is $1B in profit.


How much Bitcoin does MSTR hold?

According to Bitcoin Treasuries, the combined value of these assets is a staggering $4.6 billion, making it the largest institutional holding by a significant margin. Marathon Digital, the next largest holder, has 13,000 bitcoins valued at $500 million. MicroStrategy made its latest purchases known to the public prior to September 24th, acquiring 5,445 bitcoins for a sum of almost $150 million, with an average cost of $27,053 per bitcoin.

Bitcoin's value has experienced a significant increase in recent times due to the positive outlook of a spot Bitcoin ETF (exchange-traded funds) by U.S. regulators. This development is expected to encourage a substantial influx of investments into the leading cryptocurrency, according to industry experts.

What does Microstrategy do?

MicroStrategy is a leading vendor of enterprise business intelligence (BI) software. With a comprehensive platform, it empowers organizations to make data-driven decisions and optimize their business processes. The platform offers a range of tools and capabilities, such as interactive dashboards, scorecards, ad hoc queries, automated report distribution, and highly formatted reports. It also includes features like thresholds and alerts to enhance decision-making.

One of the key advantages of MicroStrategy is its flexible deployment options. It can be deployed on premises using Windows or Linux servers, or it can be accessed as a service in the AWS or Microsoft Azure clouds. This versatility allows organizations to choose the deployment model that best suits their needs. Founded in 1989 by Michael J. Saylor, MicroStrategy has established itself as a trusted and independent vendor in the BI market. It has developed its entire product line from scratch, demonstrating its commitment to innovation and delivering high-quality solutions to its customers.