A week ago, on May 8, the bitcoin weighted average rate was around $ 5,850, the next day BTC was fixed above $ 6,000, and already on May 12 – above $ 7,000. 36%.
And although the weighted average Bitcoin rate, at the time of writing, is around $ 7,959, on many large cryptocurrency exchanges, Bitcoin has already broken through the psychological mark of $ 8,000. The continuation of the rally is quite large.
Together with Bitcoin, the rest of the market is growing rapidly. At the same time, the top 10 growth leader was the Ripple XRP coin, rising by as much as 21.2% in the last 24 hours, while BTC itself grew by 12.7% during this time. Litecoin (LTC) is the slowest in the TOP – 5.4% and Binance Coin (BNB) – 7.2%.
Recall that the peak of the bitcoin cost reached in 2017. Then, in a few months, the cryptocurrency reached about 20 thousand dollars, after which the rate began to plummet. In November last year, he fell below 4 thousand dollars.