At $300 Billion, Bitcoin Is Now the World’s 15th Most Valuable Liquid Currency

At $300 Billion, Bitcoin Is Now the World’s 15th Most Valuable Liquid Currency

Bitcoin’s market cap crossed $300 billion on Friday ahead of the launch of futures contracts on U.
$530 Billion: Cryptocurrencies Become More Valuable Than Facebook

$530 Billion: Cryptocurrencies Become More Valuable Than Facebook

The bitcoin price rallied past $18,000 on Friday as traders rolled their altcoins profits back into the flagship cryptocurrency.
Bitcoin Price Posts Slight Decline But Altcoin Markets Set New Records

Bitcoin Price Posts Slight Decline But Altcoin Markets Set New Records

The bitcoin price posted a minor pullback on Thursday, continuing a weeklong trend that has seen the most prominent cryptocurrency ease its foot off the gas after a meteoric early-month climb.
$500 Billion: Ethereum, Ripple Prices Carry Crypto Market Cap to Historic Milestone

$500 Billion: Ethereum, Ripple Prices Carry Crypto Market Cap to Historic Milestone

Cryptocurrencies achieved another historic milestone this week, as their combined market caps leaped above the $500 billion mark on the heels of an altcoin rally led by the ethereum and ripple prices.
Bitcoin Price Hits All-Time High as Futures See Second-Day Slump in Volume

Bitcoin Price Hits All-Time High as Futures See Second-Day Slump in Volume

The bitcoin price achieved a new all-time high on Tuesday, even as CBOE processed lower volumes of bitcoin futures during the second full day of trading.
Ethereum, Litecoin Prices Headline $20 Billion Altcoin Rally

Ethereum, Litecoin Prices Headline $20 Billion Altcoin Rally

The cryptocurrency markets achieved another comprehensive advance on Tuesday, but — breaking from recent norms — the bitcoin price was not leading the rally.
Bitcoin Price Headed for $100,000, Says Trader Who Called Q4 Rally

Bitcoin Price Headed for $100,000, Says Trader Who Called Q4 Rally

A Hong Kong trader who successfully forecast the bitcoin price’s dramatic year-end ascent believes that the flagship cryptocurrency’s rally is far from over.
Bitcoin Price, Crypto Markets Trade Up After Cboe Futures Launch

Bitcoin Price, Crypto Markets Trade Up After Cboe Futures Launch

The bitcoin price climbed nearly 20 percent in the hours following the launch of the bitcoin futures on U.
Rising Transaction Costs Could Trigger a Bitcoin Price Crash: CME Economist

Rising Transaction Costs Could Trigger a Bitcoin Price Crash: CME Economist

A CME Group economist believes that rising transaction costs could cause a bitcoin price crash.
Bitcoin Price Ebbs From $18,000 High as Market Continues to Set Records

Bitcoin Price Ebbs From $18,000 High as Market Continues to Set Records

The bitcoin price made another bullish run on Thursday, reaching above $18,000 for the first time in its brief history.
Bitcoin’s Wild Ride: a Run-Down of Thursday’s Dizzying Movements

Bitcoin’s Wild Ride: a Run-Down of Thursday’s Dizzying Movements

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Bitcoin Price Frenzy: GDAX Goes Down After Price Clips $19,000

Bitcoin Price Frenzy: GDAX Goes Down After Price Clips $19,000

Bitcoin’s record-setting run took another unprecedented turn on Thursday, as the bitcoin price ripped past $19,000 on cryptocurrency exchange GDAX, leaving a trail of altcoin carnage in its wake.
$15,000: Bitcoin Price Goes Parabolic, Cannibalizes Crypto Market

$15,000: Bitcoin Price Goes Parabolic, Cannibalizes Crypto Market

The bitcoin price ripped past $15,000 on Thursday, marking yet another historical milestone for the most prominent cryptocurrency.
Bitcoin Price Mimicking Trajectory of Silver in 1970s: Legendary Trader

Bitcoin Price Mimicking Trajectory of Silver in 1970s: Legendary Trader

Legendary trader Mark Fisher sees similarities between the dramatic ascent of the bitcoin price and the trajectory that the silver price took during the 1970s.
Take That, Jamie! Surging Bitcoin Price Propels Crypto Market Cap Ahead of JPMorgan

Take That, Jamie! Surging Bitcoin Price Propels Crypto Market Cap Ahead of JPMorgan

Another day, another $1,000 — that’s been the story of the bitcoin price over the course of the past week.
Bitcoin Price Eyes $12,000 as Billion-Dollar Crypto Unicorns Swell to Nineteen

Bitcoin Price Eyes $12,000 as Billion-Dollar Crypto Unicorns Swell to Nineteen

The cryptocurrency markets made another advance on Tuesday, fueled by continued bullishness over the impending launch of regulated bitcoin futures contracts on Sunday.
Bitcoin Price Holds Near $11,500 Despite Regulatory Heat

Bitcoin Price Holds Near $11,500 Despite Regulatory Heat

The bitcoin price has continued to trade near $11,500 in defiance of reports that multiple national governments are scheming to regulate or curtail domestic cryptocurrency usage.

John McAfee Bullish on Bitcoin Price Reaching $1 Million by 2020

Cybersecurity pioneer and eclectic personality John McAfee raised his 2020 bitcoin price target to $1 million, and his bet will undoubtedly leave even the most ardent bitcoin skeptic praying that he’s right.
Bitcoin Price Rallies to $10,760 After CME Futures Get Launch Date

Bitcoin Price Rallies to $10,760 After CME Futures Get Launch Date

The bitcoin price rallied to a 24-hour high following the announcement that U.S. derivatives exchange CME has self-certified to list bitcoin futures contracts in mid-December. As CCN reported, CME announced on Friday that, pending final regulatory approval, the exchange will launch its much-anticipated bitcoin futures product on Monday, Dec.
Bitcoin Price Claws Back to $10,000 as Markets Creep into the Green

Bitcoin Price Claws Back to $10,000 as Markets Creep into the Green

The cryptocurrency market cap crept back into the green on Friday following intense volatility and a two-day retrace. The bitcoin price led the advance with a four percent increase to $10,285, but every cryptocurrency in the top 10 made at least minor movement into positive territory. Source: CoinMarketCap Following the day’s movements, the total cryptocurrency market rose to $310 billion, a more than $26 billion increase from its 24-hour low.
Bitcoin Price Fights for $10,000 as Volatility Triggers Record Trading Volume

Bitcoin Price Fights for $10,000 as Volatility Triggers Record Trading Volume

The bitcoin price has been on a mid-week rollercoaster, and that volatility has rippled throughout the markets. Trading volume has surged to record levels and coins across the spectrum have taken steep dives from their all-time highs — although most weekly charts remain in positive territory. Source: CoinMarketCap At one point, combined daily volume reached $25 billion — a new all-time high — and 24-hour volume remained above the $20 billion mark throughout a day of manic trading.
Bitcoin Price Flash Crashes to $10,075 as Market Goes Berserk

Bitcoin Price Flash Crashes to $10,075 as Market Goes Berserk

The bitcoin price plunged by more than $1,300 in minutes during a flash crash on bitcoin exchange Bitfinex but has since recovered above $10,800. Bitcoin Price Flash Crashes to $10,075 At approximately 10:09 ET, the bitcoin jumped to a one-hour high of $11,399, which placed it just below the all-time high of $11,441 it had set at 9:13. Apparently — after observing resistance at $11,500 — a whale had set $11,400 as his or her target exit vector because at 10:11, the candle turned red, and three minutes later, this trader unleashed a massive market sell order.
Bitcoin Price Hits $11,000 Global Average as Altoin Markets Shatter Records

Bitcoin Price Hits $11,000 Global Average as Altoin Markets Shatter Records

It has been a historic week for the cryptocurrency markets. Led by the bitcoin price’s march to $10,000, a litany of coins and tokens have posted record highs, and — despite concerns that the charts are heating up too fast — the rally has yet to show any signs that it is slowing down. Source: CoinMarketCap Bitcoin entered mid-week trading with a vengeance, and the cryptocurrency market cap made an astounding 24-hour increase of $26.
Billion-dollar Crypto Club Swells to 16 Big Hitters as Bitcoin Price Tests $10,000

Billion-dollar Crypto Club Swells to 16 Big Hitters as Bitcoin Price Tests $10,000

The global average bitcoin price briefly broached the $10,000 mark on Tuesday, largely due to significant premiums on high-volume South Korean exchanges. Meanwhile, the number of cryptocurrencies in the billion-dollar club swelled to a new all-time high — and more are poised to achieve that status soon. Source: CoinMarketCap Altogether, it was another record-setting day for the industry, and the total cryptocurrency market cap rose to $310 billion, a new high-water mark that represents a nearly $300 billion increase since the beginning of the year.
Global Bitcoin Price Average Hits $10,000 in Korea-Led Rally

Global Bitcoin Price Average Hits $10,000 in Korea-Led Rally

The global average bitcoin price crossed the $10,000 threshold on Tuesday after Korean traders bid the flagship cryptocurrency up to double-digit premiums. Bitcoin Price Broaches $10,000 Well, that was certainly quick. Less than two days after reaching the $9,000 mark, the global average bitcoin price has pierced the five-figure barrier, rising to a new all-time high of $10,069, according to CoinMarketCap.