Report The Bubbly Bitcoin Thread -- Merged Threads in House prices and the economy Posted December 4, 2013 its all about the sales now for the exchanges....£4.99 is a whole lot less than £5. They are preparing for the time when a single BTC puts you in the 1%...it aint gonna happen, but thats the pitch. If India suddenly decides to adopt it or parts of Africa wherein mobile/android devices are starting to become the norm, it could happen. It's a massive displacement of wealth. The Chinese make up the largest user-base at around 60% and, traditionally, they like to save their assets. If the west gets scared enough, it could create a domino effect as people rush to adopt/invest.