CEO of $141 Billion Investment Firm Says Bitcoin May Be “The Stimulus Asset”
Bitcoin has outperformed gold YTD, raising questions of whether it will dethrone gold in the future.
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Jeffrey Gundlach, CEO of $141 billion investment firm DoubleLine Capital LP, has stated that Bitcoin may be a better bet than gold when it comes to stimulus spending.
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Gundlach stated that he is bullish on gold and bearish on dollar long term. However, he has maintained a neutral stance on both for the past six months.
I am a long term dollar bear and gold bull but have been neutral on both for over six months. Lots of liquid poured into a funnel creates a torrent. Bitcoin maybe The Stimulus Asset. Doesn’t look like gold is.
— Jeffrey Gundlach (@TruthGundlach) February 18, 2021
The CEO stated that gold may lose out to BTC when it comes to stimulus, referring to the influx of liquidity due to the ongoing pandemic.
Meanwhile, gold broke its $1,800 support and was trading for $1,779.94 at press time.
DoubleLine is a Los Angeles-based investment management firm with over $141 billion AUM.
Most recently, New York Digital Investment Group submitted their application to the SEC for a Bitcoin ETF.
The author didn’t hold crypto mentioned in this article at the time of press