UNITED STATES (OBSERVATORY) – The most popular crypto currency in the world bitcoin (bitcoin) on Friday traded to a record for April, reaching a price of 8.57 thousand dollars per unit on the Bitfinex exchange, according to the data of the auction.
According to the portal CoinMarketCap, as of 22.08 Moscow time bitcoin went up by 2.95%, up to 8.5 thousand dollars. At the Bitfinex exchange, the Crypto currency increased by 2.97%, to 8.5 thousand dollars, on Binance – by 2.87%, to 8.51 thousand. At the same time, during day trading, the cost of bitcoin on Bitfinex reached the mark of 8.57 thousand, which is a record since the beginning of April.
Alternative crypto-currencies are also becoming more expensive: Ethereum – by 6.27%, to 592.4 dollars, Ripple – by 16.68%, to 0.87 dollars, Bitcoin Cash – by 17.24%, to 1.129 thousand dollars, IOTA – by 11.56%, to 1.95 dollars.
Crypto currency EOS on the Bitfinex exchange grows by more than 20%, reaching a mark of 11.16 thousand dollars. Capitalization of the market, according to CoinMarketCap, is currently 328.16 billion dollars.
“In the morning, trading took place on positive territory, but by the middle of the day, growth accelerated and bitcoin reached the level of 8.57 dollars – the maximum for the past month. The Altcoins are still growing faster, in the TOP10 Ripple, EOS, Bitcoin Cash and IOTA are added from 10 to 18 %,”- commented RIA market situation, director of investment of the international network of professional investors in digital assets CryptoLife Mansour Huseynov.
The analyst noted that bitcoine prices were fixed above the downward trend line and now one can wait for a long-term turn.
“The next line of resistance is in the range of 9.5-10 thousand dollars,” concluded Huseynov.