Ethereum hits record high; bitcoin climbs back above $16000

Bitcoin jumped above $ 16,200, according to Coinbase, but was still trading about 18 percent below its record high hit in mid-December. "The value of any one of these cryptocurrencies is very, very correlated with the utility. Speculators will only take it so far and people won't hold it any more if they can't …
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Global P2P Crypto Markets Experience Record Volume Throughout December (news.bitcoin.com)

The global peer-to-peer (P2P) bitcoin markets have seen record trading volume as a consequence of last week’s major price retracement. According to data provided by Coindance, numerous national markets saw historically unprecedented trade volume throughout December – suggesting that many investors may have been taking profits following bitcoin’s dramatic bull run up to the $ 20,000 USD area.

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Futures Markets and Record Prices Spark Regulatory Warnings (news.bitcoin.com)

Bitcoin’s skyrocketing price has triggered a wave of warnings from regulatory institutions. The European Central Bank (ECB) has implored the European Union (EU) to regulate bitcoin, whilst the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) has urged India’s government to take legislative action against bitcoin. The highly anticipated launch of institutional bitcoin futures markets has also prompted the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) to warn

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Traditional Investors Reveal Their Opinions on Bitcoin as Price Holds Near Record Levels

Several traditional investors have issued their opinions about Bitcoin as it continues to soar to record highs. During morning trading on December 8, 2017, the currency traded above $ 16,000 per token and even reached more than $ 18,000 in one market. Due to its phenomenal trading performance, …
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Bitcoin surges above $12000 to record high on relentless demand

“It took a long time to establish the methodology and the way bitcoin was traded. The original appeal came from the fact they were unregulated. However it's clearly moved out of those shadows and into center stage,” said Mick McCarthy, CMC Markets' chief market strategist in Sydney. “We are in the …
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Bitcoin Boom Draws Record Number of Indian Investors According to Exchanges

“The extent of interest in Bitcoins is at unprecedented levels. Every time prices increase, investors who were sitting on the fence and were skeptical do enter the ecosystem. This time it almost feels like mainstream adoption, something I have never experienced before, because now we are seeing interest …
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