Bitcoin is still rising!
Bitcoin is truly unstoppable! It continues to break its records over and over! Despite the segwit and fork, Bitcoin continues to mark new records and proves its leadership in the industry. This is the highest price Bitcoin has ever achieved.
Having only briefly topped the $4,800 mark for the first time yesterday, bitcoin’s price has bounced back to achieve a new high just cents below $4,880 today.
Opening the session at $4,764.87, vigorous trading has seen the value of a bitcoin rise this morning to a record-setting $4,879.24 – up around $115 for the day so far, according to CoinDesk’s Bitcoin Price Index. At press time, the price had dropped slightly to $4,876.
The market capitalization of the number one cryptocurrency has now reached over $79.7 billion – also a new high – and a market share of 45.4 percent, according to data from CoinMarketCap.
Elsewhere today, litecoin has also set a new all-time high of over $78, as has the combined market cap of all cryptocurrencies, which now stands at over $175 billion.