US Presidential Candidate and former ICO-enthusiast, John McAfee, has declared a ‘hard date’ for a bitcoin price of $1 million. This followed a prediction of “$1 million… someday” by Jesse Lund, vice-president of blockchain and digital currencies at IBM.
Two Weeks Next Someday
Lund made his prediction in an interview, when quizzed about his future outlook for Bitcoin, saying:
I see Bitcoin at a million dollars someday. I have actually blogged about this a little bit.
His prediction may however, partly be based on a preference for round numbers. He explained that he liked the figure because “then a Satoshi will be equal to one U.S. penny.” He also noted that $20 trillion liquidity of the network this meant, would massively change the global financial services landscape.
But ‘someday’ is just a little bit vague,…