XRP Friendly Giant SBI in Deal to Use ‘World’s Largest Bitcon Mine’

Crypto-keen Japanese financial giant SBI has confirmed plans to collaborate with Whinstone, an American company that is currently building what will become the United States’ largest data center – and what its operators claim will be the world’s largest Bitcoin (BTC) mining facility. The deal, per a joint press release, will see SBI team up with the American company, which is owned by Frankfurt-headquartered mining operator Northern Data. SBI’s mining arm SBI Crypto will set up shop in the new data center in Texas. The companies revealed that they had been in talks regarding possible cooperation since the start of 2019. The new deal will see the American and German companies work with SBI Crypto on developing more “projects related to blockchain technology,” as well as “joint...