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Investor and financial author Harry Dent has made a huge warning regarding both the crypto and stock markets. In a recent interview on the David Lin Report, Dent announced that a crash is imminent, one that will devastate Bitcoin and equity investors but will eventually clear the way for Bitcoin to emerge as the future of the global economy.
The crash is predicted to occur in July, and its impact on Bitcoin will echo the dot-com crash of Amazon during the early days of the internet. Once the crash has happened, Dent believes that Bitcoin will rise like a phoenix, creating a boom for decades to come.
According to Dent, Bitcoin’s current all-time high of around $69,000 is just the beginning of what is to come. He claims that the future value of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies will be fueled by the rise of millennials.
“This is just the baby bubble in a longer boom that will not peak until the 2030s when US millennials peak in their spending cycle,” he explains. “And it’s not [just] Bitcoin. Bitcoin is just kind of the lead dog here. Blockchain is a way of reconstructing all financial services. It is basically a revolution, particularly in financial services… this is a wealth revolution. This is a revolution in financial services being ushered in by blockchain technology.”
Dent is bullish on Ethereum and its utility but admits Bitcoin’s sheer size and brand recognition will ensure it remains the market leader. He predicts that Bitcoin will become the standard for the digital global economy. Gold, the monetary standard in a more material-based economy, cannot be that standard. It’s not the new economy. Bitcoin, however, is the new economy and is big enough to be that standard.
Despite the upcoming crash, Dent is confident that Bitcoin will survive and even thrive in the long run. However, traders should be cautious and should not invest more than they are willing to lose.
It is important to keep in mind that the prediction made by Dent is based on his own theories, ideas and experiences. Investors and traders should take his words as a warning and should do their own research before making any investment decisions. They must ensure that they are prepared for any potential fallout from a market crash, particularly one that is so widely predicted. While Bitcoin may endure in the long run and become the standard for the digital global economy, the road to that point will likely be extremely volatile.
It is crucial to always follow market trends and movements, and to stay updated with the latest news and insights. Although Bitcoin has been on a bull run lately, there is no guarantee that it will continue indefinitely. Traders should invest carefully and with their eyes wide open to the risks involved.
Harry Dent has issued a warning that the market will soon see a huge crash in Bitcoin and other crypto assets. However, he also believes that this crash will allow Bitcoin to emerge as the future of the global economy. Investors and traders would be wise to heed his warning and prepare accordingly. Those who are willing to take the risk may find that they reap rewards in the future.