Shibarium Hopes Lift Shiba Inu as Whale Transactions Surge Over 300%

Vignesh Karunanidhi
Source: Analytics Insight

Shibarium, a layer-2 scaling solution for the Shiba Inu network, appears to be renewing investor interest and activity around the meme-inspired cryptocurrency.

According to data from blockchain analytics firm IntoTheBlock, there has been a massive 335% spike in large SHIB transactions.. These transactions are valued at $100,000 or more on the network. This surge has accounted for $29.24 million worth of SHIB moved in these whale-sized transactions.

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The data reveals that over 3.75 trillion SHIB were transacted in these large transfers alone. Combined with overall daily volumes, this amounts to a staggering 5.32 trillion SHIB moved—pointing to renewed momentum and hype surrounding the project.""

Shibarium focuses on ramping up scalability

Shibarium aims to improve scalability and reduce transaction fees on the Shiba Inu blockchain once it is launched. The solution is designed to make SHIB more usable for payments and applications.

The flood of huge transactions and overall volume indicate traders and developers alike are positioning themselves in anticipation of Shibarium’s release. There appears to be a belief that its debut could reinvigorate interest and provide upside potential for SHIB.

Of course, that remains to be seen. But the metrics paint an undeniable picture of surging activity within the SHIB ecosystem. The long-awaited arrival of Shibarium seems to be rallying both community excitement and trading volumes surrounding the meme coin.