Lets discuss about Manipulation!BTC was much transparent before Bitcoin Futures was introduced. Since Bitcoin futures came into market, manipulation is at peak! Big whales manupulate prices on spot market to make heavy gains on leverage platforms (Bitmex). If there were no futures market for bitcoin,we would have seen btc above $50k by now.
He could also link Byteball to his Bitcoin and get free ICO tokens with no risk for next 2 years (or however long the distro goes for). He might get lucky in a few years on both of them. Better than taking a noob punt on an unknown ICO