Crypto assets are cryptocurrencies held by investors anticipating rise in value. The first and most valuable crypto asset till date is bitcoin. Created by Satoshi Nakamoto in 2009.
Bitcoin is the best performing asset of the decade making it to be referred to as digital gold. There are currently thousands of crypto assets in existence. Some people commonly known as hodlers, keep buy and keep them safely in hope that their prices will rise.
Today there are over 1000 other cryptocurrencies with a combined market capitalization of almost a trillion dollars. Bitcoin continues to be used as an easy form of payment across borders.