On Thursday, a positive correction in the Bitcoin price (BTC) accelerated, raising the bar to a two-week high, above the $ 4,000 barrier, as reported by CoinDesk.
At the moment, the main cryptocurrency has grown to 4067 US dollars. At 09:06 UTC - the level jumped over $ 4,000 and started moving up. The market capitalization of BTC also reached a two-week high of $ 70 billion.
At the time of publication, the world's largest cryptocurrency for market capitalization was tradingTrading
– is an economic term that means the process of independent trade, independent analysis of the market and the conclusion of trade transactions.Details at $ 4,000, that is 28 percent more compared to the recent minimum of $ 3,122 reached earlier this week.
Rising prices in the cryptocurrency market
Crypto-coins such as Ether, XRP, stellar and litecoin report more than five percent growth in the last 12 hours, according to the CoinMarketCap. Bitcoin cash (ABC and SV) increased by more than 30 percent. If we talk about lesser-known cryptocurrencies, such as Stratis and Chainlink, then their price has risen by 45 and 27 percent, respectively, in the last 12 hours.
Bitcoin's move above $ 4,000 confirms the positive attitude of traders, which can be seen on short-term technical charts. As a result, the focus is now on the next significant resistance at $ 4,400.
Bitcoin's price stepped over a $ 4,000 resistance barrier, and with digital gold, the second most popular cryptocurrency, Ethereum (ETH) again returned the price to a three-digit number. At the time of December 20, 2018, the cost of Ethereum (ETH) is 110.19 US dollars, which is 6.8% more than 12 hours ago.
Of course, with the growth of Ether, all the tokens of the ERC20 protocol (standard) began to rise.
Editor: Alyona Nabok