Citadel CEO Ken Griffin pays $43.2 million for Constitution copy, outbidding crypto group

Citadel CEO Ken Griffin pays $43.2 million for Constitution copy, outbidding crypto group

November 19, 2021 Christeen Pepper 0

Ken Griffin, billionaire CEO of hedge fund Citadel, paid $43.2 million for a first-edition copy of the U.S. Constitution at a Sotheby’s auction on Thursday, outbidding a group of cryptocurrency investors.The amount more than doubles its $20 million high estimate, setting a world auction record for any book, manuscript, historical document, or printed text, according…