Enterprise analytics and mobility software company MicroStrategy, which holds the highest number of bitcoins among public companies globally, will continue to buy the digital asset even as it reported impairment losses of $424.8 million during the second quarter of 2021. The cumulative impairment losses were $689.6 million since Q3 2020. As of June 30, 2021, the company held 105,085 bitcoins with a carrying value or book value of $2.051 billion. The average carrying amount per bitcoin was around $19,518. According to buybitcoinworldwide.com, Tesla followed by Galaxy Digital Holdings, Voyager Digital and Square were other leading public bitcoin holders having 42,902, 16,400, 12,260, and 8,027 bitcoins respectively.